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

Absolutely beautiful falls. Reminds me of Niagara Falls as it is so spectacular. this was another stop on our Golden Circle Tour. It is easy to see why it is one of the most visited areas of Iceland. Should you choose you can walk down...More

Thank Richard F
Reviewed yesterday

this waterfall is spectacular. you hear it before you see it, it's a great place to take some amazing photos, but be careful because water sprays out of it. wear suitable clothing!

Thank Becky T
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Having seen most of the waterfall attractions in Iceland this one stands-out as the best of them without no doubt. It is absolutely spectacular with its raw power and volume of water which flows over 2 main cliffs. Not a long walk from the car...More

Thank Bruce S
Reviewed 2 days ago

The falls were running well when we saw them. There are a number of walkways that one can take to see different views. Quite a spectacular place.

Thank Dr Raymond D
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a must see. The falls are glacier fed and are extremely impressive.you can take the walkways and get fairly close to the falls. I can see why this is one of the most visited sites in Iceland.

Thank csarchibald
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This truest is a spectacular waterfall. In my option even better than Niagara falls. Amazing view points. Not to be missed.

Thank 2Travel4Explore
Reviewed 3 days ago

The wide Olfusa flows down into a wide curved three-step "staircase" and then abruptly plunges in two stages ( 36 feet and 69 feet) into a crevice that is 105 ft deep. a hundred stairs take you down to the falls. You have lots of...More

Thank Marion W
Reviewed 4 days ago

I highly recommend driving the Golden Circle and Gullfoss waterfall is one of the main reasons! Gullfoss is just unbelievable! I can't describe how huge and majestic this waterfall is! There are a few parking spots here and trails to take to get different views...More

Thank BZimm08
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a must stop. We were going to skip the Golden Circle while doing the Ring Road, but so glad we didn't! This waterfall is huge! One of the best gift shops at an attraction as well. Easy to find, easy to walk to....More

Thank Anthony M
Reviewed 5 days ago

This waterfall is on scale with Niagra Falls, as it is enormous and magnificent. On the Golden Circle, it is a must see site.

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May 20, 2017|
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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