Glymur waterfall

Visit the highest waterfall in Iceland just outside Reykjavik

Glymur waterfall is located in Hvalfjörður fjord not far from capital Reykjavik. Glymur is Iceland`s highest waterfall 198 meters.

However it is not visible from the ring road 1. You have to take a two hours hike to reach to Glymur waterfall.


Glymur Waterfall
Hvalfjörður/Botnsdal 47
301 Akranes
Capital Region

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  • Lattitude: 64.395833
  • Longitude: -21.241111