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Vatnajökull Glacier

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Vatnajökull Glacier

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South Coast and Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon Day Tour from Reykjavik

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Ice-strewn Jokulsarlon—one of Iceland’s top sights—attracts thousands of visitors every year hoping to get a close look at the glacier lagoon. This tour combines a lagoon cruise with a coach tour of southern Iceland, stopping at waterfalls and scenic viewpoints on your way to visit one of the country’s natural wonders.
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Sergi wrote a review Oct 2020
Barcelona, Spain13 contributions
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Walked through the Falljökull glacier (Vatnajokull) guided by Melrakki Adventures, what a nice experience! You must take a guide to go there, otherwise it's too dangerous. We got the chance to see a nice blue ice cave too. With Oddur the experience was great! Very recommendable!
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Shofsan wrote a review May 2020
Reykjavik, Iceland274 contributions32 helpful votes
Beautiful. Take a deep breath and breathe in the fresh air! We were there with almost no other people and were able to spot a couple of seals playing in the lagoon. We also got to see one of the ice bergs breaking. Soooo cool!
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Date of experience: May 2020
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MarkC8888 wrote a review Mar 2020
Rouse Hill, Australia269 contributions17 helpful votes
This thing is huge. I drove all day with it on my left all day. Respect. It fills valleys (and carves them)
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Date of experience: March 2020
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alexandra ice wrote a review Mar 2020
Chicago, Illinois72 contributions83 helpful votes
The glaciers in Iceland are visibly melting so don't lose any opportunity to visit the massive ice surroundings. Once you're up there it's just you and the large mass of ice, cold and peace. There are glacier hikes, jeep tours or snowmobile tours if you want to touch the cold of Vatnajokull. A must-visit destination with an unique experience!
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Date of experience: April 2019
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860SusanB860 wrote a review Oct 2019
Rockwall, Texas2,957 contributions332 helpful votes
This glacier covers 8% of Iceland so you see "arms" of it in several locations. The whites, blues, and grays of the glacial ice look beautiful creeping down between craggy mountains in many areas in southern Iceland. We stopped at one of the glacial lagoons for an up close and personal look. The size is hard to imagine but makes more sense when you see a model of the country and then see the size of this glacier. Amazing!
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Date of experience: October 2019
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