Gullfoss


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Gullfoss

(gü`təlfôs'), waterfall, c.100 ft (30 m) high, in the Hvítá River, SW Iceland. It is a popular tourist attraction.
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The route takes in Thingvellir National Park, the Geysir Geothermal Area and Gullfoss waterfall.
The 8-hour tour goes to Geysir geothermal area, Gullfoss waterfall, Thingvellir National Park (a 'GOT' location), Kerid volcanic crater, and Fridheimar horse farm (where there's a superhot farmer who serves ice cream with honey-fire and ice, indeed).
At the spectacular two-tiered Gullfoss Waterfalls, the wind was so powerful we worried about being blown away.
The first experience we had of one was Gullfoss, a spectacular tiered cataract, seemingly miles wide, found in Iceland's famous Golden Circle.
There are over 10,000 waterfalls in Iceland, but Gullfoss is probably the most famous because of its beauty, power and accessibility.
Highlights included a visit to Gullfoss, the Golden Waterfall, and Strokkur, one of the most active geysers in the area, spouting up to 30 meters every 10 minutes.
Other highlights included a visit to Gullfoss, the Golden Waterfall, and Strokkur, one of the most active geysers in the area, spouting up to 30 metres every 10 minutes.
The highlight of the tour however is the mighty Gullfoss - one of the most famous waterfalls in the country.
Standing by majestic Gullfoss, Skogafoss, and Seljalandsfoss waterfalls and the powerful gust of Strokkurgeysir, I am reminded of our beautiful fragility, that we are just a speck in the universe but a speck that also means the whole universe to someone who loves us.
For our second day in Iceland, Haf recommended the "Golden Triangle," a 120-mile drive to the country's three top tourist attractions: Thingvellir, Geysir and Gullfoss.