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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The visit to Jokulsarlon Lagoon got on the podium of the activities I took part to during my holiday in Iceland. A very well prepared (despite really young) guide took us as close as possible to the glacier, telling us about its evolution throughout the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Serena684
Reviewed 3 days ago

If you are driving by, don't worry about having to pay for a boat tour. Getting close to the icebergs on the water is unique and we enjoyed it -- but for those looking to save time or money, the free view from the shore...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Jonathan B
Reviewed 5 days ago

Definetely a must do!! Our guide was amazing, very funny and he knew everything about the glacier and icelandic facts. We got very close to the icebergs and saw plenty of seals! The wind in the middle of this ice lagoon is amazing!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Mariana S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We only pre-booked two activities before our trip to Iceland and I'm so pleased this was one of them. We booked the Zodiac Tour and it was an awesome experience. They have all the gear for you, and the boats are small, so it's not...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank FreeasabirdPK
Reviewed 1 week ago

Glacier Lagoon, aka Jokulsarlon Lagoon, is a beautiful and unique location where the glacial lagoon, which was created by the retreat of the glacier, meets the ocean. The glacier is visible at the far end of the lagoon, and the water is filled with icebergs...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank EJW3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was an amazing place to visit! The large chunks breaking off the glacier that are in the lagoon are amazing! They vary in size and color, but they are all breathtaking! We took a boat tour which allows you to get close to the...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank rbo22
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped by once to explore and the second time for a Zodiac Tour with Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon Boat Tours. We were able to get very close to a number of icebergs and the glacier wall. Make sure you check out Diamond Beach as well.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank ogerkan
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the most spectacular display of glaciers up close I've seen. I've cruised through Alaska and even the inner cruises don't get you this close. You can watch the seals play, and there are birds flying all around. In the distance, you'll be able...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Season101
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were planning to stop here but had not planned the time of day that we would stop. We stopped a little before sunset and it was beautiful. I typically stay away from areas with crowds and backpack to enjoy nature away from people! There...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank _jperskie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is an awesome place to visit. We took the amphibious boat ride around the glaciers. They are beautiful. Our guide brought a chunk of the glacier onboard for the group to touch, take photos and taste. Yes taste! All I can say is awesome.

Date of experience: October 2019
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Sightseer45328473011
20 July 2019|
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Response from GLI_CustomerService | Property representative |
yes, normally there a zodiaks available throughout October - booking locally is possible or look up their website jokulsarlon
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techcomchn1
3 June 2019|
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Response from bullocksuee | Reviewed this property |
I believe the site is always open, it is after all a glacier. The cafe may close, but as far as I am aware everything else is open. I cannot recall having to pay for parking or anything....... so go for it, I have to say... More
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redtailross
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Response from Marilena A | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at Hrifunes Nature Park. We had a private house in the middle of the park with a volcano on one side and glacier on the other. Hrífunesvegur Stóratorfa, 870 Hrífunes There is also a guest house closeby which... More
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