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All reviews entrance fee small fee golden circle quick stop easy hike water level nice walk worth a stop per adult blue water other attractions nice stop walk around sunny day the main road last stop few minutes
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Reviewed 2 days ago

As a native icelandic, i find it to be an absolute disgrace that you can actually charge money to see kerid. This country has become som greedy and overcharging everyone both tourists and locals. And to actually charge to see a hole with water is...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Asmariii
Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited as part of a Golden Circle tour. Arriving at sunrise it was both eerie and beautiful. Do take the time to hike down to the shore of the crater; you get a different yet equally beautiful experience.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Z0siaB
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We spent an hour here last week on a icy and crisp snowy morning. We arrived around 11am and only a few others were around. Pay 400 krona each at the kiosk, pick up a leaflet giving details of the crater and you’re good to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We did a short stop here on a tour, it was interesting, but the vistas was very interesting and what plants that grew in the area.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank richardwQ67RA
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Volcanic crater where you can walk around the circumference and down into the crater. Not a difficult walk. It’s the only thing we paid in to see in the entire stay at 400 krona each - worth the visit though.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank O8326LRlizg
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went as a part of golden circle tour, it was our first stop and the sun hadn’t fully come out yet it was overcast and wet morning so didn’t really get to see in its full glory. In our last 5 minutes you could...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jason S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here quickly on our way to Reykjavík. It was 400k per person to enter, but parking was free. It was icy and slippery so to save time we didn’t walk all the way around it, but you could. The sun was just coming...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank jjcoffman
Reviewed 1 week ago

Parking is free, but there's admission for the place itself. It's quick to check the place, have a walk around it. If you're close by go and check it.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DjJassu
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'd like to have been able to give 3.5 rating. Was a pleasant surprise to do the short walk from car park and see the size of the crater. A nice little walk around and then down into it. Definitely worth a stop if passing...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ootopcat
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was another place we visited on the Golden circle and also wished we had been able to spend more time hiking around Quite chilly in December but still a great place to visit

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Shirley N
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9 August 2018|
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Response from AmmaW_12 | Reviewed this property |
Depending what time of year you are going, it could be too dark to see much. Kerid is on private property and is open to the public for a fee. I would respect that and only visit during their hours. Visit their Facebook... More
11 May 2018|
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Response from deannamdelgado | Reviewed this property |
Hi! Hike up to Glymur! It’s close to Reykjavík and it’s beautiful (and it’s Iceland’s second highest waterfall)... or hike to hveragerði which is the natural hot spring about 25miles away from Reykjavík. It’s about 45... More
26 January 2018|
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Response from N S | Reviewed this property |
I think it was US $3 or $4. Under 12 free.