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Jokulsarlon Lagoon

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Address: Skaftafell National Park | Route 1, Iceland
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Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon and the South Coast Private Tour from Reykjavik
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Crystal Ice Cave Tour with Pickup from Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon

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Incredible scenery

I could happily have spent several days here, simply taking in the stunning scenery. Right next to the N1 road. Walk around the lagoon for a chance to get really close to the... read more

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

I could happily have spent several days here, simply taking in the stunning scenery. Right next to the N1 road. Walk around the lagoon for a chance to get really close to the glacial icebergs as they slowly make their way out into the Atlantic ocean. The daredevils amongst us also have the opportunity to jump on board some of... More 

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

truly amazing!! we arrived in the evening, camped over night and then woke up early the next morning. it was so quiet and peaceful:) we left as soon as the tour buses arrived. got some amazing pictures as well!

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Sitting on a beach skipping rocks, staring at glaciers, watching seal's hunt fish. Yep, this is fun!

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Thank AnnonTraveler5150
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Certainly well worth the long road trip (over 5 hours from Reykjavik each way) saw seals and Eider Ducks along with a whole lot of icebergs

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

You get to be up close to the glaciers! They just float around heading towards the ocean. It was an amazing site. We didn't do a tour, but we felt walking around the beach was sufficient to see the sites.

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

one of the most spectacular things I've ever seen. we drove ourselves and arrived at sunset, which turned out to be a glorious time to be there. there were only a few other people there. very cold, but so very worth seeing. visit diamond beach across the street when you're there too. i wish I'd had more time to wander... More 

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We actually saw this twice, albeit second time quite briefly. We stayed in the area overnight, so visited just before we reached our hotel, and then again next morning on the way home in a blizzard. It is stunning, ghostly looking and VERY arctic looking. Understandably used as a film set quite often. I wish we'd had longer here to... More 

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A truely magical place, and easily accessed of route 1. We spent a good hour just walking the shore watching the icebergs and seals. Small coffee shop/gift shop on site, makes for a perfect coffee pit stop

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Absolutely amazing place breathtaking in every way. The icebergs flaoting in the lagoon at the base of the massive glacier before drifting out to sea, the cracking of the moving ice absolutely stunning place definitely a must see

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

our family visited this place and were awestruck by its beauty. it is very easy to find via rental car, you don't need to take a tour bus to experience this amazing place. Its too far to drive there and back from Reykjavic, I strongly recommend finding lodging for one night in Vik which is halfway to the lagoon from... More 

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