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Jokulsarlon Lagoon

Skaftafell National Park | Route 1, Jokulsarlon, Iceland
+354 478 2222
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Skaftafell National Park | Route 1, Jokulsarlon, Iceland
+354 478 2222
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Reviewed 3 days ago

An amazing place - we went in the afternoon for sunset, and I got up again to go in the morning for sunrise. We saw seals swimming in the lake, which was incredible, and in the morning, I had the area I was in to...More

Thank Bicks_medellin
Reviewed 6 days ago

Visited a couple of times. The icebergs and the landscape change constantly. Authorities sometimes close the road in extreme weather.

Thank dave s
Reviewed 1 week ago

This view will take your breath away! Free to visit and unforgettable. The blend of white and turquoise ice formation looks as if painted by god. Standing on the shore here made me feel like I was at the ends of the earth

Thank Alyssa S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Taking a trip to jokulsarlon was probably the most memorable part of my holiday to Iceland. The stunning views combined with the occasional crack of the icebergs makes for beautiful scenery. There are excursions if you want to go out on a boat and get...More

Thank Charlie A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A gorgeous place, full fo tourists. Do not forget to go to diamond beach too. We saw lots of seals. Café is too expensive

Thank Jurgen B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is just so amazing!!! Do not miss this on your trip to Iceland. It is quite a journey from the city...but SOOOOO worth it!

Thank Jennystaub26
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quite a busy place with many tourist buses. Nevertheless it doesn’t take away from the beauty of this place. You can see the huge expanse of the Breidamerkurjokull glacier behind the glacier lagoon. Icebergs are in various shapes and sizes. You can see the seals...More

Thank Sharon G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ice seen so many pictures of this lagoon over the years and I finally got yo see it! So worth it. Great photo op.

Thank mangofresh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Do we even need a review for this place? It's absolutely breathtaking. Iceland is just so beautiful.

Thank Bingyan P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Jokulsarlon Lagoon is a good place to stop and see glacial chunks float by is an interesting experience. The ice color varies from a deep blue to an opaque that is great to see. There is a parking lot with a little cafe for coffee...More

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January 7, 2018|
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Response from Craig T | Reviewed this property |
We were there mid December,Campervan,2nd trip,we did the Ring Rd first time. The tours from the outside looking in seemed rushed,and as I read,and agree with,were in buses,in the dark,foggy windows. If you can and you have... More
December 26, 2017|
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Response from elouise36 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, we drove through the area after staying further along the coast at a hostel; I dont have up to date costs at hand right now - but I would recommend you check out through the "guide books" (no advertising allowed... More
Matika M
November 30, 2017|
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Response from Jean H K | Reviewed this property |
Hello Matika and all who consider this excursion. Yes, it is definitely worth the trip, and I suggest your own car so you can stay as long or short as you wish on the way. I presume you will go in the summer season and... More