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My favourite waterfall in Iceland.

It may be because of the time of year we went, with winter partially freezing the water to give it... read more

Reviewed today
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Quick trip from the city

A late afternoon stroll into history gave us an amazing view of this natural phenomenon. It was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Thingvellir National Park, Thingvellir, Iceland
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

We visited on 31/12/17. It’s around a ten minute walk from the car park so well worth it if you are visiting the park. The waterfall was stunning and especially interesting as it was completely frozen over. It made for some very cool photo opportunities....More

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Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Just visited this a few days ago. Short walk through the main path, but was a little slippery of a hike. Might want to bring your crampons but not necessary. Unfortunately the waterfall was frozen over when we were there. Probably wouldn’t recommend the walk...More

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Reviewed today

It may be because of the time of year we went, with winter partially freezing the water to give it an eerie, almost magical feel, but this is my favourite waterfall in Iceland. To get there you will have a 15-20 minute stroll from Thingvellir...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Easily accessible from the Thingvellir National Park Entrance. Oxararfoss is simply beautiful and a pleasant walk. Highly recommend taking the time to visit it on a trip to Thingvellir.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A late afternoon stroll into history gave us an amazing view of this natural phenomenon. It was easy to find with amazing views on the way.

Thank KameronLeigh
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful, tucked-away waterfall in Thingvellir that feels isolated from the rest of the vast, tectonic landscape of the park - a must see if you have the time to walk to it!

Thank James W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our first stop after landing in Iceland and we were not disappointed. We weren’t expecting the ice covered falls and THEN the sunrise broke on the falls and cliffs! A great start to our trip.

Thank Wade L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

not so far & easy to reach that is beautiful enough. good for taking picture & feeling the landscape all around.

Thank iamface
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of many waterfalls in Iceland, this is probably one of the smallest but no less interesting. The wooden boardwalk gets your pretty close and you can pretty wet from the spray.

Thank Global_Traveller11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Oxararfoss situated in the Thingvellir National Park is just a short but very slippy walk from carpark 2, take care getting there but it is definitely worth it.

Thank ldgp14
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

lovely water falls.typical size as all smaller waterfalls in Iceland.parking available.we were thre in october and was cloudy and raining but falls were nice.

Thank sultanofsin007
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am a waterfall fanatic and have seen tons of them. For some reason, I really love this waterfall. Maybe it's the turquoise blue stripe of water in the center of the falls? Maybe it's the rocky base it drops into? Not sure, but it...More

Thank Patrice D
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