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Address: | White River, Blaskogabyggd 801, Iceland
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+354 486 6500
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Considered by many to be the country's most beautiful waterfall.

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As others have said, large falls, viewable from many angles. I'm sure it's totally different at different times of year. Winter for us - the ice adds more charm this time of... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Columbia, Maryland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

As others have said, large falls, viewable from many angles. I'm sure it's totally different at different times of year. Winter for us - the ice adds more charm this time of year.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The roar of the waterfall is fantastic, much like the view! Part of the Golden Circle tour, a very nice visit!

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I had never seen a waterfall before, so when I arrived at Gullfoss and saw the magnificent sight, it was breathtaking.

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Reading, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

these falls were absolutely breathtaking and you could walk to the top and bottom of them to get good photos. I recommend!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Iceland is a fan of a waterfall. That said this is the best one on the island. We also ate in the cafe which was a welcome relief from the blizzard like conditions outside.

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Herefordshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Spectacular Waterfalls (on two levels) on the Hvita River with its force and beauty amidst the Snow and Ice with its own Rainbows. Like all natural sites not damaged by man, it will enthral and captivate you. Definitely a must see.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We did a tour of the golden circle on a clear crisp day. The gullfoss waterfall was amazing and genuinely took our breath away. Could have stayed there for hours and just faxed would highly recommend anyone to visit here.

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Only word to describe the view here -- outstanding. One of the most incredible spots to visit. Stopped as part of the longer Golden Circle tour and walked along both the top and bottom platforms. Lots of stairs (sometimes slippy when wet) but they are in the process of building new, much wider steps. Lots of parking and a small... More 

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Halifax, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a great place to visit if travelling around iceland. The waterfalls are amazing, its a nice walk along the tops and then down stairs to view from the bottom.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This truly is an amazing place to visit, while on the Golden Circle. I was in awe of the size, the volume of water, the variety of icey colours due to the mix of water, ice, snow, angles, speed of water, flowing over rocks. I walked down to the lower level for a view at that angle, then hiked along... More 

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