Seljalandsfoss Waterfall

Take a day trip to the south coast and experience the waterfall of Seljalandsfoss.

You can see Seljalandsfoss from the ring-road long before you reach it and it is a beautiful sight watching it getting closer and closer. In winter time it is lit up.

A south coast highlight

You will find Seljalandsfoss is one of the best known and visited waterfalls in Iceland. It is ca 60 meters high, and it is breathtakingly beautiful. It is a must visiting Seljalandsfoss when visiting the south coast; you will not regret it.

Explore adventures

A special adventure here it that´s possible to walk behind the waterfall so bring a raincoat as you will get wet from the drizzle. On a summer day, it is awesome walking behind Seljalandsfoss, especially on a sunny day when one can catch a rainbow. In winter time the path is closed as it gets too slippery.

Seljalandsfoss is located not far from Reykjavík, only ca 120 kilometres.


South Iceland

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  • Lattitude: 63.615495
  • Longitude: -19.990053