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Address: | White River, Blaskogabyggd 801, Iceland
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+354 486 6500
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Considered by many to be the country's most beautiful waterfall.

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There was construction going on there and the path which goes closest to the waterfall is only opened in the summer, but still we were impressed by this amazing waterfall!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

There was construction going on there and the path which goes closest to the waterfall is only opened in the summer, but still we were impressed by this amazing waterfall!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

10 mins up the road by bus from Strokkur geysir. beautiful spot. amenities near by also. worth the visit

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Well worth the hype! Easily accessible and the best part was (unlike other great Falls around the world) - it's free!!!

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Columbia, Maryland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

As others have said, large falls, viewable from many angles. I'm sure it's totally different at different times of year. Winter for us - the ice adds more charm this time of year.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The roar of the waterfall is fantastic, much like the view! Part of the Golden Circle tour, a very nice visit!

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I had never seen a waterfall before, so when I arrived at Gullfoss and saw the magnificent sight, it was breathtaking.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

these falls were absolutely breathtaking and you could walk to the top and bottom of them to get good photos. I recommend!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Iceland is a fan of a waterfall. That said this is the best one on the island. We also ate in the cafe which was a welcome relief from the blizzard like conditions outside.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Spectacular Waterfalls (on two levels) on the Hvita River with its force and beauty amidst the Snow and Ice with its own Rainbows. Like all natural sites not damaged by man, it will enthral and captivate you. Definitely a must see.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We did a tour of the golden circle on a clear crisp day. The gullfoss waterfall was amazing and genuinely took our breath away. Could have stayed there for hours and just faxed would highly recommend anyone to visit here.

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