Glacier Lagoon, Jokulsarlon

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At Glacier Lagoon chunks of blue icebergs float along the shore so close that you can almost reach out and touch them. This glacial lake at the head of Breidamerkurjokull glacier developed as the glacier began to drift away from the Atlantic Ocean. Visit the tongue of the lake, where icebergs break away from the glacier and drift from the lake into the ocean. Keep your eyes peeled for seals, fish, and sea birds, such as arctic tern, who make their home in the lagoon. Walk the length of the lagoon's shore to the black beach, where you'll find icebergs washed ashore. Several tour companies operate boat tours on the lagoon. Add Glacier Lagoon to your Jokulsarlon travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Jokulsarlon trip maker website.
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  • Truly one of the most stunning places I've been to. Located in Jokusarlon in the Southeast part of Iceland. This lagoon is filled with icebergs. These are the film locations for Game of Thrones...  more »
  • When you are roadtrippin around Iceland you definitely need to stop here . It’s so beautiful to see the light blue color of the glaciers . And people you need to stop walking on the glaciers just to....  more »
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