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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  • The combination of chunks of ice bergs washed up on the black sand beach with the sun at the back shining through the ice, the place was lit golden in a stunning manner! We took loads of photos, but.....  more »
  • The combination of the black sand and washed up icebergs made this place something special, arriving as the sun was setting also made it spectacular. A large carpark with plenty of space ment you are....  more »
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