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Reviewed 3 days ago

Its a very beautiful waterfall and can be seen from the ring road itself. You can walk to get up close.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank sharpshooterpratham
Reviewed 3 days ago

We set off on our journey to Vik and came across this wonderful set of waterfalls, just off Road 1, it’s easy to find as you cross the River you can see the falls from the road. You need to pay for car parking but...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jofrod
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Seljalandsfoss is one of that waterfalls that almost everybody has seen somewhere at some point, be it online or in a book or calendar. This made us really excited to see it with our own eyes. It's a one hour drive from Selfoss and literally...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank AlSnow
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

You can see the falls from the road. There’s a little concession stand with pastries and hot drinks. Plenty of photo opportunities, just want to avoid times when there’s tons of tour buses! The walk up to behind the falls is mildly narrow and very...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank jtbabi
Reviewed 6 days ago

this is an amazing view as you approach the falls from the west. there are more falls then the main one you see. parking isn't free at this place, but still worth a visit.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank airduchvac
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are sure-footed (or have crampons) and rain gear, check it out! Nice little adventure. Allow plenty of time to enjoy this stop. There is also a small gift shop, snack bar, and restrooms.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank jseash
Reviewed 1 week ago

A well maintained, lovely area with a massive waterfall and beautiful views. You can climb up either side to get behind the waterfall and see it from a different angle. The right hand side is much easier/safer, but the left hand side has less tourists...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank yaleman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on a really windy day and it was amazing! We got absolutely soaked. But it was very astounding. Make sure to take a waterproof.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank samanthaanne89
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were excited to stop and see these beautiful falls, even more so when we realized that despite being winter, the trail was still open and we could walk behind the falls. Our Costco Photo center has a pic of these falls from behind, hanging...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank jjcoffman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Originally I didn't want to go behind the waterfall on a day with bad rain but I am glad I did. The pictures you get from all angles are unparalleled anywhere else you can go.This is an incredibly beautiful attraction and it is a great...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Jennifer H
October 11, 2018|
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Response from WanderAmber42 | Reviewed this property |
I was just there in September and we didn't have to pay to park at all? Very short walk to get to the falls. We had less than 10min and were able to make the hike up behind the falls and back in less than that!
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noreenl984
June 19, 2018|
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Response from B9180SWlouisem | Reviewed this property |
Hey, it is possible but that would mean no stops until you get there. I would probably allow for a little bit more time which would give you time to stop for example on Hellisheidi. The waterfall is beautiful the later the... More
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