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Selfoss Geyser

Gesyir Center, Selfoss 8001, Iceland
+354 480 6800
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“old faithful” (39 reviews)
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Gesyir Center, Selfoss 8001, Iceland
+354 480 6800
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Reviewed yesterday

First thing in winter you notice is how it warmer and the snow is melted all around! Was impressive to see, have a few other pools and geysers around to wander around. We went early as driving ourselves so wasnt really busy, spending about half...More

Thank Paddington4
Reviewed 2 days ago

Lovely to see the power of these natural geysers up close. Yes, it is touristy but don't let that put you off.

Thank magpie7000
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Having seen Old Faithful at Yellowstone, the Selfoss Geyser gets just 3 stars. It’s lots of steam and little else. Save your time for the real thing.

Thank AngusDad
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Stopped off for a nosey whilst driving ourselves round the Golden Circle. Very easy to find,plenty of facilities and very easy to walk around. Amazing to watch and feel the power of the earth. Great place to come too.

Thank Fiona H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You drive by on the golden circle road so its super easy to stop there walk around a bit and see the geysir exploding. Super interesting and easy for everyone. I never saw that before and I would say its definetly a must stop while...More

1  Thank M11855
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Take part in an organised tour or visit independently as we did. Information boards in English so information is accessible. Very worth while and be patient the geyser will blow whilst you are there!

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Free parking and no entry fee! Walked between the geysers and saw the large one go off 4 times. Good views across Iceland. Loved it

Thank Herlaping
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing to watch/see. Quiet busy when we visited both cars and coaches, area being improved at the moment. Definitely worth a visit. Geysir erupts every couple of minutes.

Thank emma h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We hired a car when in Iceland and saw the Geysers as part of our own Golden Circle Tour. It was snowing but the Geyser still exploded and the mud was bubbling and boiling. Beautiful location and great shop/cafe on site.

Thank Phil A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a Great, educational place. Great care is taken to keep everyone safe, but sadly there are always a few folks that don't listen! Proper footwear and even crampons will help you get the best out of your time here. I mean, during the winter...More

Thank theCovMuddies
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30 June 2017|
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Response from Maksym G | Reviewed this property |
You take the road 427 to Hveragerdi, it goes along the coast and from Hveragerdi you can drive to Sellfoss, Geysir and Thingvellir :)
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30 June 2017|
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Response from GeorgeFMarkhamON | Reviewed this property |
Expensive guided tours OR rent a car and drive yourself (better).
23 May 2017|
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Response from Dane S | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Took one over and back earlier this month.