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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Not far off Route 50, is the carpark to this place. Steam seems to be coming out from the ground everywhere aroundthe western side of the carpark. As we walked nearer the fenced off source, the hot water springs came into view and somewhat disappeared...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hot springs are the most powerful in Europe. Don't cross the line because you will get burned. Iceland has taken measures to ensure your safety to see this beautiful and unique hot springs. There is now a type of spa located right by the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped to have a look at this thermal spring. Nothing special but the Krauma spa next to it is awsome.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Aussiepam
Reviewed April 24, 2019

These hot springs are for viewing only as they are 80 - 100 degrees. The steam can be seen from a considerable distance.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Jane C
Reviewed April 13, 2019

I wouldn't go out of my way to visit and wouldn't stay long. The springs are interesting but in February it was cold and views limited due to steam. The dog is the best bit!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank lazigirl
Reviewed April 11, 2019

We visited here before spending the afternoon at Krauma (Well worth a visit!!). The springs are amazing to watch bubble, but the best thing about this place is the car park dog - he is so so cute and friendly!!

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank mbetowler
Reviewed March 5, 2019

It was -8*Celsius outside when we visited Deildartunguhver. It is a very special place when you consider that it is the largest hotspring in Europe. It produces 180 liters of hot water(at 97*Celcius!) per second. It is not a very flashy attraction, but this hot...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank RudyMarietjieVisser
Reviewed February 19, 2019 via mobile

A lot less crowded than blue lagoon. The locker room is clean but crowded. The spring was excellent. The water was nice and there was plenty of room to stretch out and enjoy a nice conversation.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 30, 2019

It's a nice quick stop to make if you're going to visit the Krauma baths next door, but otherwise I'm not sure I'd recommend taking a trip to see this unless you're already in the immediate area. It's neat to see the superhot water and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank dr_j_now
Reviewed November 19, 2018

no special but still ok for short visit. that has some hot spring with some steam & just take a photo is ok. and left hand side getting some tube. that is for electricity. ok for visit

Date of experience: June 2018
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