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Jokulsarlon Lagoon

Skaftafell National Park | Route 1, Jokulsarlon, Iceland
+354 478 2222
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Small-Group Jokulsarlon Day Trip from Reykjavik
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“boat tour” (178 reviews)
“long drive” (101 reviews)
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Skaftafell National Park | Route 1, Jokulsarlon, Iceland
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Reviewed 4 February 2017

This is a very long tour but well worth it. We did this tour with Reykjavik Excursions, and left Reykjavik at 7:30, arriving back around 10pm. The day we did this trip was the only day on our trip that was pouring rain – this...More

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Reviewed 4 February 2017

Absolutely breathtaking! We could not believe the color of the little icebergs that were floating in the lagoon - such a vibrant shade of blue! We saw a couple seals swimming in the water and lots of Eider ducks.

Thank Barbara H
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Located at southern Iceland. To get there, drive along ring road 1. Do drive with 4x4 if visiting in Winter.

Thank LittleRedDot-BC
Reviewed 1 February 2017

I had no idea what to expect when I first traveled to Jokulsarlon Lagoon. When I reached this destination, my heart pretty much dropped. It was breathtaking. There are not many places in the world where you can see icebergs floating in a lagoon, but...More

Thank Eric F
Reviewed 31 January 2017

The place is absolutely surreal and full with some ancient magic. The great big icebergs float in the lagoon alongside with the wild seals, the sound of the ocean is far, the air is chill...

Thank Victor F
Reviewed 31 January 2017

This was the best day in Iceland! We did it in one day which was a very long day 9 hour drive roundtrip from Reykjavik but it is doable! Make sure you try to book your boat ride in the lagoon ahead of time or...More

Thank Jon B
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

This lagoon, with the ice and the ice cave visit were absolutely spectacular. The blue shades of ice floating and the water, grey hues of sky and seals swimming in the Lagoon are out of this world. We took a tour from here and visited...More

Thank Tatiana P
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

This was my favorite stop during my time in Iceland. It was VERY cold and WINDY the day I was there. Fair warning, if you shimmy up to the top of the little hill to get a pic or panoramic, it's worth it but I...More

Thank BookOfTravel
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Take the amphibious boat ride on the lagoon. Fun and safe. View icebergs from various perspectives. You learn the history and formation of the glacier and why the icebergs are varied in color. You even get to taste an iceberg. Don't forget to cross the...More

Thank nationalparkPa
Reviewed 29 January 2017

You must see this - even if you are only doing a trip from Reykavik. You simply can't understand the beauty and wonder from photographs. Walk down under the bridge for seal sightings and an ice covered beach. Tip - get there at day break...More

Thank WendersNZ
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Prisna P
16 September 2017|
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Response from KSWilson24 | Reviewed this property |
it's is a great possibility. We saw numerous seals not only on the bergs, but also swimming around among the icebergs. we saw the greatest numbers congregating around the mouth of the lagoon as it drains into the... More
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4amfriend
15 September 2017|
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Response from Mcbz | Reviewed this property |
Won't be able to compare both as I haven't gone for glacier hike. But I can tell you that Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon is the one place you should not miss , if you ever travel to Iceland. Across the bridge there is Diamond... More
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Pei Wan B
25 August 2017|
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Response from KSWilson24 | Reviewed this property |
Don't let the weather stop you.(unless you get caught in a blizzard like we did Oct 2016) keep in mind that the roads in the South east are among the best in Iceland versus the rest of the country (yes, we know from... More
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