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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We read about a free guided tour of Dimmuborgir and decided to go. It was a great tour - about an hour - with one of the rangers, who gave us a lot of interesting information about the lave formations, the geography of this area...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My friends, my wife and I chose to go on the approximately 1 mile walk (may have been a little longer; there were other options that were a lot longer). Scenery was wonderful and we took a lot of pictures of the interesting rock formations....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kevin G
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Spent an hour here walking around the marked trails within the lava formations. There are a number of trails of varying lengths that are marked by colour markers and they are easy to follow. Surface Varys from tarmac, to hard gravel, to one that had...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Steve A
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Came here via tour we had 45 minutes here. 2,300 years ago these weird rock formations appeared its certainly different and well worth a look.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Clivey57
Reviewed 6 days ago

The lava formations here are interesting, and they have made lots of paths for you to walk on while you look at them. There is a restaurant and restrooms near the entrance. We didn't eat at the restaurant. We tried to use the restroom -...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank sandrita55
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is another unique site of lava formations of different shapes and patterns. Each has its own uniqueness. Clear route signages are at the junction. We had our buffet soups of various types at the cafe and enjoy free use of toilet otherwise it is...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank DorothyCheong
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a very well organized place with lots of walking tracks of different lengths. The shorter ones are paved or hard-packed gravel so it is easy to move around. In December, it seems to be possible to meet the Icelandic Yule-lads here which might be...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank dgjohansson
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was quite a highlight in our 9 day ring road (and interior) tour of Iceland. The lava formations are amazing and unlike anything I've seen before. There are some lovely paved paths around the formations but do take the blue trail through the middle...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank camval
Reviewed 1 week ago

Take the "difficult" blue trail, which is not particularly difficult, just more a trail than the other paved paths. You will be alone and walking within the formations rather than just by them. One of our favorite stops in the area over three days.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Bruce M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a nice park to walk through to witness these unique lava formations, forming natural arches and other structures. The Church Circle is a nice 40-50 min stroll around the park and you will hit the highlights. There are shorter walks if you are...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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