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Seljalandsfoss

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Amazing waterfall you can walk behind

This was one of our favourite falls in Iceland. You can walk right behind this stunning waterfall and really appreciate it. Quite a few tourists, but doesn't feel too crowded and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was one of our favourite falls in Iceland. You can walk right behind this stunning waterfall and really appreciate it. Quite a few tourists, but doesn't feel too crowded and we even saw a newly married couple taking photos! (You can see why as it is stunning). Worth walking further along the path to the second fall and walking... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The waterfall is gorgeous. We went in the winter close to nightfall and it was amazing to see. Highly recommend going to see . I want to comeback to Iceland in the summer and do it all again!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great waterfall with a path (be careful as it is slippery - stating the obvious I know) that goes right behind it. Obviously you may get a bit wet but it is an experience! As with most of Iceland, wear layers, waterproof and keep head/face covered as sometimes the main issue is wind chill.... Sunny though it may be!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Try to beat the tour buses to this stop so you can take your time walking up to and behind the waterfall. It is definitely worth the stop.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely worth the trek. Don't forget to hike to the mini waterfall that lies a bit to the north of the main waterfall. There is a really cool cave to explore as well as a way to climb to the top and view the mini waterfall from above. A photo is worth a thousand words.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had loads of fun visiting here. We rented a car and drove out, it's a hell of a drive from Reykjavik but the sights on the way are great. We went in Jan so the walkway around the waterfall is pretty much all ice so be prepared for that. If you walk for 5 min and follow the path to... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This the first waterfall we visited as part of the photography tour with the famous Erez Marom. The waterfall is very beautiful and you can walk behind it to take photographs. Absolutely amazing magnificent!!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing experience bring wet gear or a change of clothing and flat shoes coming from rekjevik stop in at the Strond restaurant which is 10 mins before you get to waterfall the best hamburger I've ever had it's signposted and the views of all the volcanos are amazing

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We drove to Reykjavik to see this waterfall, of course going past many other features across the way. We saw the waterfall when it was dark, however the waterfall is lit up at when it is dark (even at 5am in the morning) so it is fine. You can see this waterfall from the main road, and there is parking... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have crampons on your shoes if you don't like to fall as the water spray from the fall freezes on the pathway and stairs to go behind the fall. Also visit the smaller fall 500m to the left in a hidden canyon , even better and less crowded

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