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Weird and wonderful

As we were staying in Keflavik we stumbled across the Giantess in the mountain, when reading the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ldgp14
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Walsall, United Kingdom
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Lovely story

We stumbled upon this by chance the story is lovely and nice for young kids. Views at sea are... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Anna R
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Bakkavegur | Harbour, Keflavik, Reykjanesbaer, Iceland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As we were staying in Keflavik we stumbled across the Giantess in the mountain, when reading the story it is a nice attraction to pop and see for free.

Thank ldgp14
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely a place for children...not much to see after you walk into the cave and see the “giant”...see it and walk out...that’s it.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled upon this by chance the story is lovely and nice for young kids. Views at sea are lovely from here to.

Thank Anna R
Reviewed September 19, 2018

Saw this while having dinner at Duus Cafe restaurant. Took a walk the next day along the water and around the small harbor (fishing boats and whale watch boats) and found the Giantess' lair. It is quirky, cute and harmless but I do not think...More

2  Thank Lyndy B
Reviewed September 6, 2018

A small cave by the sea where you can see a giant troll in it's room. It's free and if you are there you might as well go and see it with your children.

Thank Jakob J
Reviewed September 5, 2018

Not really a special visit needed but if you are walking the cliff walk it is worth popping into since it is a bit of literary history.

Thank eyhus5
Reviewed August 28, 2018

It was closed when we went there but you could still enter the cave. We guessed it would have some children activities when open. Still cute.

Thank dorkydva
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

We saw the giantress's hovel from Kaffi Duus. We had no idea what it was and decided to walk over on our way to our hotel. So glad that we did. Wish our granddaughters had still been with us. Not giving more details as magical...More

Thank Kathryn C
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

What can I say? It's a giant troll in the mountain. It is exactly what you think it is from the pictures. Unsure why it had a traffic cone on its foot tho. I had nothing better to do so I walked along and it's...More

Thank sdoll94
Reviewed August 15, 2018

It’s in the bay of Keflavik harbour. Interesting cave, nice to pop in. It has sound animation too. A big troll, a huge bed, a post box and a tree with lots of baby’s dummy. Should have more stories, illustrations, explainations displayed.

Thank Szabin
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matt w
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Response from hannab799 | Reviewed this property |
no it is open every day from 10-17, free entrance.
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