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This waterfall is less than a five min walk from Seljalandsfoss and is not as "hidden" as it once was. If you are visiting Seljanlandfoss you will see a lot of people walking towards Gljufrabui. We went in the summer so the water levels were...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank jtbabi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

These falls are also known as Gljufrafoss. They are a very short hike from Seljalandsfoss and not nearly as busy with tourists. To access them in the cave, you have to follow the stream in and attempt to walk across rocks as others have mentioned,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank dr_j_now
Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

I was the only one in our group that was dressed to walk back into the waterfall, and I’m so glad I did- I had it all to myself. For the most part there are rocks that you can walk on top of to stay...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Julesinerie
Reviewed November 27, 2018

When you get to the entrance of this, you need to actually walk either across stepping stones under the water or just give up completely and walk through the water! Once you get in there it is fantastic! Definitely worth getting your feet wet! Have...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Katie D
Reviewed November 18, 2018

Finding this beautiful waterfall - venturing through the crevice, wading through the water and balancing on stones (so we don't get a soaker) was the best decision we made that day! Totally worth it. Do this!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TorontoAmber
Reviewed November 13, 2018 via mobile

Just a small hike from seljalandsfoss. Warning you will get wet. Down a small muddy hill to the stream. You can see it thru the crevice but hike thru the stream and the view is breathtaking. Not as many tourists and well worth it.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank joyd737
Reviewed November 13, 2018

People always describe this as a 'secret waterfall'. It's not so secret, and you can see it from the ring-road, but for some reason it's not that busy. In any case, you definitely shouldn't miss it - as long as you're prepared to get absolutely...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank James W
Reviewed November 7, 2018

If your going to Seljalandsfoss you might as well walk the short distance over here. Not many people made the walk and they missed out! We couldn’t get back into the cave but in summer months it would definitely be doable. Don’t miss this little...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank WadeL149
Reviewed October 31, 2018

This is one of the most beautiful waterfalls in Iceland in my opinion. It's not the biggest neither the widest, but it is really charming

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ana C
Reviewed October 24, 2018

This one is called Gljúfrafoss or Gljúfrabúi, “one who lives in the canyon", is a small waterfall north of the larger falls of Seljalandsfoss.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Response from MargaritaDoug | Reviewed this property |
Depends if you want to keep him dry or not. The distance between stepping stones is probably farther than he can easily manage. The water, however, is not deep...5 or 6 inches.
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