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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

This amazing waterfall is fed by water from the nearby Lanjokull glacier and falls in two steps from the flat upland to the ravine below. If you walk the upper and lower pathways you will need a lot of energy and good shoes.

Thank M V
Reviewed yesterday

This is really quite a spectacular sight with the spray covering hundreds of metres and an almost permanent rainbow. The water rushes down the fall at such an incredible pace that the roar of the water fills your ears as you make the walk down...More

Thank DaveWa126
Reviewed 2 days ago

Wonderful waterfall - you can feel the spray at quite a distance, and the view from multiple viewing points nearby is fabulous.

Thank Arpit M
Reviewed 2 days ago

We were on a Golden Circle coach tour and this was one of the places we visited. The waterfall is stunning and there are great views of a glacier in the distance. It was quite cold and windy so you got wet standing near to...More

Thank julschof
Reviewed 2 days ago

A must see in Iceland- part of the golden circle drive and well worth the effort, however you get there. What more can you say - it's a waterfall. But it's simply beautiful.

Thank mezzy74
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was pouring with rain when we visited Gullfoss but you have to do what you can when you can. It was still an amazing sight to see but I can imagine that it would have been stunning if it had been sunny out. We...More

Thank MsMNyc
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The waterfall and the surrounding area was amazingly beautiful! If visiting Iceland, this is a must. It was easy to find (used a navigator) and drive the route even with a small car. At the Gullfoss waterfall there is a cafe, souvenir store and toilets....More

Thank Eveliina123
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Well worth the drive. Beautiful waterfall with great access. This is a must see in Iceland. Don't miss out.

Thank ThaiDean
Reviewed 3 days ago

Beautiful spot along the golden circle. you get great views as you walk along and you can get right down closer to the waterfall, listen to it gush, the fast powerful force of the water, it really is beautiful. We were there when the rainbow...More

Thank happyz1999
Reviewed 5 days ago

I have been to many of the major waterfalls in the world. Gullfoss ranks in the top 5 or 6. Very much worth a visit.

Thank GlennDetrick
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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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