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Reviewed 1 week ago

Seljalndsfoss is towering and easily accessible from the main road, so it is popular with tourists. There were signs about a fee to park, so we didn't say long or walk out to the waterfall. Just a quick 'wow' and a quick photo and back...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Jonathan B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

No matter how prepared you think you are from looking at the photos, nothing prepares you for just how big and amazing Iceland really is. This is the waterfall I was most excited to see and it did not disappoint. The walk behind it is...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank shhhh-8675308
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Seljalandsfoss today and it is beautiful. The part that makes this place so unique is that there is a trail to walk behind the falls. It gets cool and is wet with the mist, but it is worth it. The trail is damp so...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank JKLS72
Reviewed 12 September 2019 via mobile

This was 2 great Waterfall experiences in 1! The first huge Waterfall is not far from the parking lot. (Small parking fee). This one was fun because you get to walk behind the Waterfall. It starts by climbing up a few flights of stairs, walk...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 12 September 2019 via mobile

The Seljalandsfoss waterfall is as famous a visitor venue as it can get. Already a UNESCO site, this wonderful waterfall had been featured in The Amazing Race as well as a Justin Bieber music video. A good tip is to visit at sunrise or sunset...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank 843natw
Reviewed 26 August 2019

Wonderful waterfall. The best part is going behind and taking some SLO mo shots as the water falls. It's epic. Get there early (I recommend camping right next door. If you aren't camping in Iceland you aren't doing it right) and get up early or...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Michael M
Reviewed 25 August 2019

Iceland has many wonderful waterfalls, this one is nice although perhaps a bit less impressive. However what I really liked is that you can walk behind the fall which cannot be done at many of the other ones so that in itself is worth a...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Nongpla_31
Reviewed 21 August 2019

a lovely waterfall that you can walk around it. Supposed to look really nice if you go at sunset. There's camping ground not to far from the main road. Also, that's where we parked by mistake and walked to the waterfall. Ended up saving on...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank NikiKoh
Reviewed 16 August 2019 via mobile

Nice place to stop not far from the main road. Do miss the second waterfall few minutes behind between walls. Take waterproof jacket ...

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank PetiteRoutarde
Reviewed 15 August 2019 via mobile

In a country will so many falls, each one stands out for something. This one is next to highway 1. Easy parking, next to the falls, and a three more bonus falls.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Suwat K
20 November 2018|
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I am not entirely sure there are any restrictions to hours at the waterfall. In general most sites are visit at your own risk. I think it would be dangerous to visit if too close or after sunset; slippery and you will get... More
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