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Address: | White River, Blaskogabyggd 801, Iceland
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+354 486 6500

Considered by many to be the country's most beautiful waterfall.

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Nice waterfall

Although it's not a super big waterfall, it's beautiful & pretty cool to walk behind the lower part. Not far off the road & easy to get close.

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Auburn, California
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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

It was just some water, falling. Sure some of it rose as well, but it mostly just fell. 1/5 can't recommend.

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Auburn, California
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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Although it's not a super big waterfall, it's beautiful & pretty cool to walk behind the lower part. Not far off the road & easy to get close.

Thank kkdqueen
Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is definitely one of the main tourist attractions in the Golden Circle of Iceland. This waterfall was massive. We happen to go on a wind storm day, so it was cold, and the water hitting us hurt because they felt like hail. Nevertheless, it was a beautiful waterfall, and I would still recommend seeing this. There are two levels... More 

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This was a beautiful place loved every second. Went while it was full of snow 💙 I recommend visiting if in iceland

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Sarasota, Florida
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I have seen many waterfalls but this is dpecial because of the rainbow. A must see indeed. Also you can really get up close to the waterfall.

Thank Georgianna A
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This was worth the visit, even though a trip around Iceland can feel like a tour of waterfalls. The staggered layers make it quite impressive and a beautiful site to witness. We also were lucky seeing it half frozen as it added a beautiful dimension to it.

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Ottawa, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Breaktaking views and up close and personal with a glacier and mountains as a back drop. really beautiful.

Thank twin411
Kalamazoo, Michigan
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

One of my favorite stops in Iceland. Can get busy (visited in May), but it's still easy to get great photos. The upper walkway offers wonderful views, but there are some steep steps to get down to the lower walkway. Unfortunately, some in our party found it too difficult - especially in the cold. If you're able, it's worth seeing... More 

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Awesome waterfall that will take your breath away, try not to miss this. Plenty of photo veiwing areas. Complex and gift shop onsite. Free parking. Free toilets in the main gift shop.

Thank rayrest
Forest Hills, New York
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This river and waterfall is just so raw. It is nature at its best, untamed yet accessible. Bring a raincoat for when the wind shifts and the spray comes your way. Other wise enjoy. Avoid bring an umbrella you will just obstruct the view of others.

Thank D J K

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