Diamond Beach, Jokulsarlon

4.8
#1 of 40 in Outdoors in East Region
Favored by photographers and nature lovers, Diamond Beach is a strip of black volcanic sand. Huge chunks of ice from the neighboring glacier lagoon wash up there on shore. The beach is also home to many seals and one of the best places in Iceland for whale watching from the shore. Add Diamond Beach and other attractions to your Jokulsarlon trip itinerary using our Jokulsarlon trip itinerary planner.
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  • We drove ourselves to diamond beach from Reykjavík and are glad that we did. We don’t like tours because it’s easier to control your day if you drive your own vehicle and we don’t really enjoy what we...  more »
  • You see the photos online and it doesn't compare to being there in person. Very popular tourist spot, so be prepared for photobombers :) Do not miss it though! You get some stunning photos and I've he...  more »
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