Barnafoss, Reykholt

4.7
#3 of 9 in Parks in Borgarbyggd
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  • You can walk up and around this powerful waterfall. Feel the power of the water that comes down with a blast. 5 minute walk from the parking lot  more »
  • Not far from the magnificent Hraunfossar Lava Waterfall is a more conventional waterfall called Barnafoss (waterfall of the children). The legend is two local children were walking across a natural.....  more »
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  • Amazing waterfall and canyon. Probably the best bang for your buck in Iceland! Just amazing seeing the water come out of the lava field. This was one of our last waterfalls of about 50 and it was amazing to see yet a different type of waterfall. Very short walk from parking area (50 meters).
  • These waterfalls are so breathtakingly magnificent. The colour is different from other waterfalls in Iceland because it is literally straight out of the lava fields. When the sun shines on the water it brings out the gorgeous blue colour. Its name means ‘children’s waterfalls’ - you can read the history of it in the signage below. If you could see only one waterfall in Iceland this would be it!
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