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Gullfoss

| White River, Blaskogabyggd 801, Iceland
+354 486 6500
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Considered by many to be the country's most beautiful waterfall.
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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| White River, Blaskogabyggd 801, Iceland
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Reviewed yesterday

The waterfalls in Iceland do not disappoint. This one is massive and powerful. Packed with tourists but worth the stop.

Thank Jake K
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Gulfoss is located on the "Golden Circle". It's easy to find if you are driving. It's just breathtaking and there are points where you get really close for amazing photos and you can also feel the spray from the falls.

Thank Tobagomagik
Reviewed 2 days ago

A very powerful waterfall and a must see when on the Golden Circle. Rather crowded though. The weather wasn't really cooperating to get nice shots

Thank SIrLancelotBCN
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

There aren't enough words to describe the beauty and power of this waterfall. It's amazing. It will be extremely crowded, so be prepared. There are both lower and upper entry points. You need to do both of them. Well worth your time.

Thank amankiewicz
Reviewed 2 days ago

There are so many different waterfalls in Iceland that one can get jaded, like "oh, another waterfall?" but the Gulfoss is spectacular. Nearby, there is also a large visitor center which serves some of the best salmon I have ever eaten, and it is amazing,...More

Thank Intlxpatr
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Gulfoss is along the great Golden Circle. A must see as you can get up close to the waterfall. Just one of many waterfalls you will explore.

Thank TravelNinjas4
Reviewed 3 days ago

Can you ever have too many waterfalls? I think not! this one is spectacular. But aren't all of Iceland's?

Thank Kellie I
Reviewed 3 days ago

Gullfoss is part of the Golden Circle area and is a wonderful sight. Set in a river canyon, surrounded by green landscape (in summer anyway), it is a powerful, two tiered, waterfall which offers numerous photo opportunities from different vantage points. Take advantage of the...More

Thank Phillip L
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is probably one of the most wonderful waterfalls of Iceland. Approaching to the fall from the top of a hill, it gives you an amazing view, and coming closer it overwhelms you with its power.

Thank Joop V
Reviewed 5 days ago

First of our waterfall experience in Iceland, we already fell in love of Iceland. I had seen lots of waterfall around the world, and this one already impressed me with the greatness and power,( this is not a famous one, its already wonderful) of course...More

Thank itcheetam
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Emily R
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Response from Ariella W | Reviewed this property |
Where are you staying? In which town? The Golden Circle is a must-see and it certainly is worth a detour.
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Response from sparkymarky63 | Reviewed this property |
We were on the Golden Circle EXPRESS tour which gave us 45 minutes there in very extreme weather. If the weather had been clear, we'd have wanted longer (not least to walk down the route that was closed on the day we were... More
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