The Most Beautiful Waterfalls in Iceland to Visit Story

By Chris Kane

Introduction

The Most Beautiful Waterfalls in Iceland to Visit Story

Iceland first gained its sovereignty over Denmark after the First World War. A small island nation of just 350,000 inhabitants,...

Waterfall 1

Seljalandsfoss

Seljalandsfoss (‘Sellers Falls’) stands 60 meters tall and is situated in Þórsmerkurvegur, Iceland. The falls are fed by the Eyjafjallajökull...

Waterfall 2

Öxarárfoss

Öxarárfoss (‘Axe Falls’) is a 13-meter-high human-made Iceland waterfall, situated in Þingvellir National Park, and is supplied by the river...

Waterfall 3

Hraunfossar

Hraunfossar (‘Lava Falls’) is a set of Iceland waterfalls 900 meters wide that originate from the nearby lava field of...

Waterfall 4

Bruarfoss

Brúarfoss (‘Bridge Falls’) is considered one of Iceland’s most beautiful waterfalls, situated a little over an hour from Reykjavik. There...

Waterfall 5

Dettifoss

Dettifoss (‘The Collapsing Waterfall’) is located in Vatnajökull National Park and is Europe’s 2nd most powerful waterfall (calculated as water...

Waterfall 6

Goðafoss

Goðafoss (‘Waterfall of the Gods’) is nestled in the north of Iceland and is known for its turquoise blue water...

Waterfall 7

Kirkjufellsfoss

Kirkjufellsfoss (‘Church Mountain Falls’), along with Kirkjufell, is one of the most photographed places in Iceland. This famous waterfall in...

Waterfall 8

Svartifoss

Svartifoss (‘Black Falls’) is located in Skaftafell and part of the Vatnajökull National Park. A 1.5-hour uphill hike takes you...

Waterfall 9

Klifbrekkufossar

Klifbrekkufossar (‘Climbing Slope Falls’) consists of a set of cascading waterfalls found in Eastern Iceland in Mjóifjörður. Although not as...

Conclusion

Conclusion

Who knew that such a small country could give you endless amounts of natural beauty. These beautiful falls in Iceland...