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Dramatic Columns of Water

The actual Geysir at Geysir Geothermal Area may be silent these days but Stokkur geyser is taking... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Natures Wonder Strokkur Geyser

On my seven days trip to Iceland, the last stop was to the Strokkur geyser, which is a fountain... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Monica S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The actual Geysir at Geysir Geothermal Area may be silent these days but Stokkur geyser is taking its place. This is an incredible area of intense geothermal activity and puddles of water on the ground literally boil.

Thank MariaP1779DE
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On my seven days trip to Iceland, the last stop was to the Strokkur geyser, which is a fountain geyser located in a geothermal area beside the Hvítá River. It is one of, if not Iceland’s most famous geysers and erupts roughly every 6–10 minutes....More

Thank Monica S
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Geyers are so interesting and the cool thing is that it erupts frequently--I thoroughly enjoyed the trip here and wish I could have spent several hours hiking around.

Thank sierradog1
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Okay, I have been to Yellowstone and it is so far superior in all areas compared to Iceland especially Geysers. Maybe we were there on a bad day. It barely shoots up and only for a brief moment. You are lucky to get a picture....More

Thank bmaryWindsor_CT
Reviewed 30 June 2018

The good point is this erupts pretty regularly every 8-9 minutes. The disappointing point is if you have been to Yellowstone, the eruption and geyser is small. The site is currently under construction so it will be set up differently when it is done. Right...More

Thank di v
Reviewed 25 June 2018

You gotta be quick, if you want to take a picture of Strokkur. 7-8 minutes you have to wait and be ready. The old Geysir is more peaceful .We were there an hour and is was all quiet.

Thank Medborgeren
Reviewed 24 June 2018

This is one of the stops of the Golden Circle tour. This geyser erupts with regularity between 8-15 minutes interval with generally great display of water eruption. Contrast this with Old Faithful that is not so faithful in erupting and you could wait up to...More

Thank bigwawao
Reviewed 18 June 2018

The fog and rain made this look like a blast of steam. Much more enjoyable at Yellowstone. The water after the Geysir was warm at best as it ran off.

Thank browncondo2102
Reviewed 1 June 2018

Geysir in Reykjavik was one of the must stops in a tour of Reykjavik. This was a high geothermal area with a base temperature of 250C and the temperature of the hot springs in the area was up to 100C so be careful not to...More

Thank Ricky Y
Reviewed 29 March 2018

I didn't know what to expect - we did the Golden Circle tour and this was one of the stops...I was in awe!!! A must see!

Thank Christina J
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