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Hraunfossar Waterfall

Hraunfossar Waterfall

Published: 21. June 2019
By: Þorsteinn (Thor)

Hraunfossar, which translates to Lava Falls, are beautiful and a real treasure. The color of the water is sometimes turquoise but other times it’s milky white. The waterfalls of Hraunfossar is a collection of many creeks and cascades small and big streaming out of the lava.

How to get there:

Hraunfossar is about one and a half hour drive from Reykjavík up north. From Reykjavik you are going to want to take road 1 up to a bridge near Borgarnes where you turn on to road 50 and from road 50 you go on road 518 until you get there!

Things to do:

After exploring the beautiful area and waterfall, check out Barnafossar and Deildartunguhver.

Best place for your photo:

In front of the waterfalls

Þorsteinn (Thor)
Þorsteinn (Thor) takes great pride in being a total computer, photography, and marketing geek. When he's not geeking out, he's driving around Iceland in a Happy Camper taking photographs. Coffee and Photoshop make him a happy camper.

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