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Address: Skaftafell National Park | Route 1, Iceland
Phone Number: +354 478 2222
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A Top Five location in Iceland. Must Experience by zodiac.

Jokaulsarlon ice lagoon is a glacial lake filled with a huge number of icebergs, remnants of calvings off the Breidamerkurjokull glacier (a tongue of the Vatnajokull ice cap... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Jokaulsarlon ice lagoon is a glacial lake filled with a huge number of icebergs, remnants of calvings off the Breidamerkurjokull glacier (a tongue of the Vatnajokull ice cap). From the shore just off Highway 1 you can view and photograph the icebergs as they float by on their final journey under the Highway 1 bridge to the Atlantic ocean. Across... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We drove in our rental car around 5 hours to get here but it was worth it. Unlike anything I've seen, it's not necessary to pay for a tour, you can get there easily and access the lagoon without a guide.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Took my breath away. In the top ten things I have seen in my life - and I have travelled extensively. I couldn't stop staring at it. Mesmerising. There are not the right words to describe its beauty. We went for a day trip. Well worth it even though it was a long way. Would recommend to everyone!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just out of this world. The ice was so beautiful and even in November it was not that cold. Just dress for it: Long underwear base + pants, snow pants if you have them. Don't forget your yaktrax too! The beach was beautiful as well. We hiked along the lagoon for quite some time. I don't think I have experienced... More 

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This place blew my mind. Unbelievably beautiful! Wish I had more time to spend and take more pics. A must see if in Iceland!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I've never seen icebergs and its natural beauty before in my life and was able to cross this off my bucket list! The drive out here was quite long from Reykjavik ---a good 3-4 hours (each way) with mini-stops in between. It definitely helped that there were 5 of us taking turns driving to & from the Lagoon. Again, it... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

A long drive but worth it. A fantastic vista and guaranteed amazing photo opportunities. You can get very close to the glacier/ice and when we were there we saw a couple of seals playing. If you see one thing in Iceland it should be this (and the beach on the opposite side of the bridge that's an easy walk)

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We spent a short while on the shore of this lagoon, and if there weren't a sight-seeing option by boat, it still would have been amazing. But getting onto the amphibious boat on land, driving along a road, then plunging into the lagoon was terrific. A zodiac operator is hovering close by at all times for safety, and the water... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Most awesome sight. The blue color of the ice against the sky is just incredible. I could have stay the whole day if not for the strong wind. A short 2 minute drive is the stunning diamond beach. The crystal like ice against the setting sun will leave you speechless. Definitely worth the long drive to witness such a beautiful... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Worth the long drive out to see this amazing place. You can hear the ice break, see massive chunks floating by and walk among crystal clear ice washed up on shore. Also stop across the bridge to visit "diamond beach". You won't regret coming here.

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