Gullfoss Falls, Blaskogabyggd

4.8
#1 of 206 in Parks in Iceland
Feel the mist from Gullfoss Falls, a stunning waterfall in southwest Iceland, as you walk right up close to the natural wonder. One of the most visited attractions in the country, the powerful falls plunge in two stages into a narrow crevice of the Hvita river. From afar, the 32 m (105 ft) deep crevice is hidden from sight, so when walking to the falls, you get the impression that the Hvita River just disappears into the ground. Hike along the crevice, which is 2.5 km (1.5 mi) long, and admire the incredible volume of water constantly rushing over the edge. The waterfall, along with Thingvellir and the geysers of Haukadalur, is part of the Golden Circle, which can make a great day tour. Use our Blaskogabyggd attractions planner to visit Gullfoss Falls on your trip to Blaskogabyggd, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Utterly spectacular!!! The falls in January when we visited were beautiful beyond words, definitely the highlight of our self drive Golden Circle tour. The facilities at the falls were pretty good...  more »
  • Marvel at the amazing power of nature, changing daily. We went on two days as the weather was completely different and were not dissapointed. We didn't use the restaurant so cannot comment on...  more »
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  • One of the best place in Iceland! Very windy so you will need warm clothes.
  • Beautiful place, but very cold and windy in the winter. Dress appropriate and be safe please!
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