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| White River, Blaskogabyggd 801, Iceland
+354 486 6500
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Considered by many to be the country's most beautiful waterfall.
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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| White River, Blaskogabyggd 801, Iceland
+354 486 6500
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Reviewed yesterday

I highly recommend driving the Golden Circle and Gullfoss waterfall is one of the main reasons! Gullfoss is just unbelievable! I can't describe how huge and majestic this waterfall is! There are a few parking spots here and trails to take to get different views...More

Thank BZimm08
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a must stop. We were going to skip the Golden Circle while doing the Ring Road, but so glad we didn't! This waterfall is huge! One of the best gift shops at an attraction as well. Easy to find, easy to walk to....More

Thank Anthony M
Reviewed 2 days ago

This waterfall is on scale with Niagra Falls, as it is enormous and magnificent. On the Golden Circle, it is a must see site.

Thank cprofct
Reviewed 3 days ago

These falls are giant. Of course, one of Icelands main attracations on the Golden Circle. The cafe on site has great lamb stew. Expect large crowds here.

Thank Scott S
Reviewed 3 days ago

Find a way to make it to this massive falls. While I know it is on most "tour" itineraries, if you are just renting a car - do make the drive. In fact, accessing it by car gives you flexibility to go during a more...More

Thank Maui Coconut
Reviewed 3 days ago

I've never been a big fan of waterfalls - generally a bit of a let down - not this time ! We drove ourselves here and its a very easy drive from the capital, good roads and signposting and a massive free car park when...More

Thank Me_n_my_rucksack
Reviewed 4 days ago

I've been here three times over the years and it never ceases to amaze me in its magnificence. You can almost feel the power of the water and the energy it emits. A beautiful site.

Thank MainePeg
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is one of the most amazing and powerful waterfall that I have seen, with 2 levels . Trails to the falls are well marked with info. From bottom parking lot you can walk up to the top of the cliff where the visitor center...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A beautiful waterfall. It's not a very high fall, but still worth to see. You can go very close, and the wild landscape surrounding it makes the experience great.

Thank EllenChr
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is reall name Gold waterfall. Big, loud, Impressive... You just need visit it! Golden circle is like golden waterfall :))

Thank Jasinka
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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