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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.
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“niagara falls” (229 reviews)
“lamb soup” (180 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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| White River, Blaskogabyggd 801, Iceland
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+354 486 6500
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Reviewed yesterday

I recommend this as part of the Golden Circle Tour. I would not "just" see this one location. It needs to be included in the entire "package" so you can go see Thingvellir Glacier, Strokkur geyser, AND this waterfall. I only went in November and...More

Thank Douglas P
Reviewed yesterday

Went during a week's holiday to Iceland, and was well worth it, this is a must-see. Have never, and will never see anything like these falls and the rivers surrounding it. Loads of really interesting tourist info, would love to see again if I went...More

Thank Charlotte L
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Most espectacular waterfall I have ever seen. So powerfull and beautiful. Been there in all seasons and it has its magic in all of tjem. Really worth to see it. Free entrance, free parking. Very crowded. Have comfy shoes for a long walk.

Thank Jolita J
Reviewed 2 days ago

Absolutely fabulous visit to the waterfall! It was -3 and the wind chill was bitter so wrap up warm! The walk to the falls is quite slippy in winter and it was so cold the path had iced over. However, it is definitely worth the...More

Thank BeckyJA93
Reviewed 2 days ago

Impressive falls. Covered in snow and ice during my visit. Unfortunately one of the path was closed due to winter conditions. Free parking, souvenir shop.

Thank Sandra I
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Stunningly beautiful. Photos do not do it justice!! The bottom viewing level was pretty cold due to all the spray but a fabulous experience!! The cafe has a lovely lamb soup as well.

Thank Victoria W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The falls themselves were amazing! Truly something remarkable. This is something you can’t miss on your trip to Iceland. One problem I found is that it was packed. Like a ridiculous amount of people which took away the joy as you needed to fight your...More

Thank SimonSybydlo
Reviewed 4 days ago

Gullfloss is a huge, wide, rapid double waterfall. It is a ways downhill from the parking lot, but worth the walk and there are stairs. Paths will take you as close to the falls as you want to get. The falls disappear into a deep...More

Thank ahendren
Reviewed 4 days ago

This waterfall is part of the "Golden Circle" tour and is a great sight. It is possible to view the falls close up from two spots above it- from directly ahead and from the left (which you get to from a side path)- or go...More

Thank VAPilot
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was a stop on the Golden Circle tour and well worth it. There is a well worn path going down from all the amenities to an excellent viewpoint. For those, more adventurous than me, there is a 100+ step down to the ravine for...More

Thank roy45Golborne
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Emily R
19 June 2017|
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Response from Maria2628 | Reviewed this property |
It's free..24/7..
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20 May 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
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