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Seljalandsfoss

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South Coast of Iceland - Private Day Tour from Reykjavik
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  • Average2%
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Reviewed yesterday

Make sure you take and rain jacket or plastic cover as you will get very wet walking behind the falls, this place is so special!!

Thank twin411
Reviewed 2 days ago

This waterfall is very picturesque and I have seen it in some classic photos in ads. It was a wonderful feeling to see it in person. You can walk behind it and take pictures from many angles. You will get wet from the mist. Bring...More

Thank 480teresa
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Iceland has a LOT of waterfalls! There're everywhere and you can see them while driving but this one was one of our favourites one. We walked behind it but it wasn't as nice as we thought it would be. A bit too muddy, cold windy...More

Thank Kick8a
Reviewed 2 days ago

A must stop when visiting Iceland. Make sure you bring your rain pants to walk behind the waterfall!

Thank Emily K
Reviewed 3 days ago

Not only are these a top 10 worldwide waterfall, but Iceland let's you get very personal with the falls by talking behind them. There is no admission. They are accessible 24 hours a day, which makes them a great spot to visit at 4am in...More

Thank Sean K
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It's a lot like the Maid of the Mist boat ride at Niagara falls without the boat...from the getting drenched part that is...even if you don't climb behind the falls you get soaked within 200 feet of it. Be prepared with a rain poncho or...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is one of the stops in our South Shore trip in Iceland. The waterfalls is an easy walk from the parking lot and you get to walk behind the waterfalls. Make sure you wear raincoats and boots because you would really get wet. But...More

Thank betty l
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

guys this one made my day! it was so much fun! we had a great time even though we were soaking wet after that walk/run behind the falls..one of the best adventure of my life!

Thank anabella_de
Reviewed 6 days ago

Amazing experience to walk behind a waterfall. It was cold and windy, we got super wet, but we would do it again in a heartbeat. Super cool and not to be missed when on your way to the South.

Thank MJanssen1
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you do the ring road, you'll undoubtedly see more waterfalls within a week than you'll see the rest of your live. But this one is special because (weather permitting) you get to walk behind it! It makes you realize just how powerful a waterfall...More

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simplykyung
Is it open 24/7? Free admission and Parking?
May 15, 2017|
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Response from Alex A | Reviewed this property |
yes it's 24/7 there are no barriers on the car park or to the waterfall, enjoy its stunning
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Marg P
Other than getting wet by walking behind waterfalls, what kind of weather can we expect for August and September?
April 30, 2017|
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Response from KJR1605 | Reviewed this property |
Can't be specific because I've never visited in those months, but in general be aware that the weather in Iceland can change literally in a matter of minutes or from one side of a hill to the other. In April we had sunshine... More
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C'Asha F
Hello, everyone! I have an overnight layover in Keflavik from 23:00 to 10:30. Is it possible to visit the falls overnight?
April 4, 2017|
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Response from Long N | Reviewed this property |
You can, it's only 1-2 hour drive from Keflavik. Depending on the weather you can drive at night and catch the sunrise at Seljalandsfoss.
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