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Selfoss Geyser

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Address: Gesyir Center, Selfoss 8001, Iceland
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Iceland South Coast and Jokulsarlon Lagoon Day Trip from Reykjavik
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Inpresive place even under a rainy dsy

Just to understand what is happening under your feet while you're walking over there... its huge!!! But to be able to witness nature ... and how different the geiser are.... And... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Just to understand what is happening under your feet while you're walking over there... its huge!!! But to be able to witness nature ... and how different the geiser are.... And to top it all... there's one that "explodes" every 8 to 10 minutes!!!! If you like to take photos... its just a matter of patience.... but the picture its... More 

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Madera, California
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very close to the outer ring road. We stopped to see it spout. And it puts on quite a show. Glad we were there, and not standing in it's line of hot water.

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A natural phenomenon occurring the in the area. Very interesting to watch, as it erupts every 4 mins. You can even see the water boiling . The ground around can be very slippery..

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Another great stop in Iceland. Not one of my faves but only because it was quite crowded. The geyser itself was very cool - kind of a popping sound and then a whoosh as the water shot into the air. I oohed and aaahed along with everyone else. Worth visiting.

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Most amazing sight and is a true wonder of nature. Many geothermal areas around this region. Incredible to watch.

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Even in the pouring rain, it was beautiful! My 5 year old daughter thought this was absolutely amazing. Definitely worth the stop!

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Amazing stop along the ring road. It is just so cool to see a natural site like this. Where else can you see something like that?

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Reviewed 1 week ago

So this wasn't on our to do list since we only had a couple days in Iceland and wanted to travel to Vic to check out the black sand beaches. I'm really glad we took the time to see this. It was very cool. Totally self guided and a very short walk from where you park. I think we spend... More 

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We enjoyed staying here for a but to watch the geyser explode for a few times. Be prepared for the usual terrible sulfur smell, but otherwise, a good stop while on the island.

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Hard to review a natural phenomenon. Very interesting to watch, as there's nothing like it where I am from. The geysirs are accessible and not too much walking involved, plenty of parking and best of all it's free. After watching for a few times its not something you will want to spend hours looking at but obviously one of the... More 

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