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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Probably one of the most popular falls, this one actually has a walking path which takes you behind the falls, be prepared with a rain coat. This falls is also visible from the interstate heading south east and can't be missed. If you walk a...More

Thank Allan K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wear rain gear and solid hiking boots and walk behind this immense falls. Great area. Small children may not want to go, as its slippery and Iceland isn't known for their efforts to protect stupid tourists from falling :) Adjacent to the falls is a...More

Thank nanette v
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a pretty place. Three pretty waterfalls to see and a cute shop with actually interesting items in it. Well worth the time.

Thank MileHighJacket
Reviewed 1 week ago

Another beautiful not to be missed waterfall with impressive amount of water and power. Nice place to walk around and have a break from driving.

Thank Kleopetra
Reviewed 1 week ago

The unique thing about this waterfall is that you can walk one whole round under/behind the waterfall. But be warned you'll be soaked through if you venture there, so bring waterproof clothes. Close off route 1, so you can't miss it. We saw it a...More

Thank Ryan W
Reviewed 1 week ago

The waterfall isn't as spectacular as the Skogafoss waterfall (about 25 minutes from here towards Vik). But it's a pretty cool experience you can walk behind this one. Yes, you get super wet, so bring rain gear. The path starting to the right if you...More

1  Thank Monique G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the big 3 waterfalls , the other being Gulfoss and Skogafoss . The difference was that you can go behind the falls . That is if there is enough time. Be ready to take photos , videos . Do your selfies , jump...More

Thank doctorfoxtrot
Reviewed 1 week ago

Iceland can seem like waterfall after waterfall. This one is the best and most interesting. The walk behind is most interesting and it has not been over commercialized yet. Great obvious stop on the south shore day trip.

Thank World_Traveller084
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped at the Seljalandsfoss waterfall after going to Skogafoss (and getting wet) and we didn't even go exploring around it. The kids were wet and tired at this point so we only took a quick trick out to see it and back to the...More

Thank MikeRenee C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Like everyone else here says, walk behind the waterfall- you will get wet, but it is awesome and must be done! Then walk down the short path down to the Gljufrabui/Gljufrafoss waterfall (which can be found under a separate tripadvisor listing).

Thank Kate D
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simplykyung
Is it open 24/7? Free admission and Parking?
15 May 2017|
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Response from Alex A | Reviewed this property |
yes it's 24/7 there are no barriers on the car park or to the waterfall, enjoy its stunning
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Marg P
Other than getting wet by walking behind waterfalls, what kind of weather can we expect for August and September?
1 May 2017|
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Response from KJR1605 | Reviewed this property |
Can't be specific because I've never visited in those months, but in general be aware that the weather in Iceland can change literally in a matter of minutes or from one side of a hill to the other. In April we had sunshine... More
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C'Asha F
Hello, everyone! I have an overnight layover in Keflavik from 23:00 to 10:30. Is it possible to visit the falls overnight?
4 April 2017|
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Response from Long N | Reviewed this property |
You can, it's only 1-2 hour drive from Keflavik. Depending on the weather you can drive at night and catch the sunrise at Seljalandsfoss.
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