Information about Almannagjá

 

Almannagja gorge is situated in Thingvellir National Park. It is one of the park's most impressive and well known features and marks the eastern boundary of the North American Plate.

Iceland's national parliament was established there in the year 930.The beautiful Oxara river runs through the gorge, falling down it as the waterfall Oxararfoss. 

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Attractions nearby Almannagjá

Öxarárfoss

Öxarárfoss is a waterfall situated within Þingvellir National Park in southwest Iceland.  The waterfall flows out the river ...

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Silfra

Silfra is a fissure filled with fresh springwater within Þingvellir National Park, and one of the country’s most cherished wonders. Snor...

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Gjábakkahellir

Gjabakkahellir (a.k.a. Helguhellir or Stelpuhellir ('Girl cave')) is a  lava tube, located in the area of Thingvellir National Park. Gja...

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Þingvellir

Þingvellir is one of the most important sites to visit in Iceland for its landscape, history and cultural value. The Icelandic parli...

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Hrafnagjá

  Hrafnagja is a 7.7 meter long canyon, 68 meters at its widest, located at Thingvellir National Park in South Iceland. The Hrafnagja canyon ma...

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Þingvallavatn

Þingvallavatn (anglicised as Thingvallavatn, “Lake of the Parliament”) is a rift valley lake located roughly forty minutes drive f...

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Þórufoss

Credit: Wikimedia, Creative Commons. Photo by Anna Jonna Ármannsdóttir. Þórufoss is an 18 m (62 ft) high waterfall found e...

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Golden Circle

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Hengill

  The area of the impressive volcanic mountain Hengill is a geothermal site and a source of energy for the south of Iceland. Two power stations...

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Glymur

In Hvalfjordur in West Iceland you can stand in awe before Iceland’s highest waterfall. The mighty Glymur, in the river Botnsa falls down nearl...

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Lyngdalsheiði

Credit: Wikimedia, Creative Commons. Photo by Christian Bickel. Lyngdalsheiði is a heathland in South Iceland, known for its numerous caves. ...

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Skalafell

Photo From: Skíðasvæðin - Bláfjöll & Skálafell Facebook.  Skálafell is a volcanic mounta...

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Nesjavallavirkjun

Credit: Wikimedia, Creative Commons. Photo by Gretar Ivarsson. Nesjavallavirkjun is a geothermal power station in southwestern Iceland, operated by O...

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Nesjavellir

At the Nesjavellir geothermal area in Southwest Iceland, you’ll find Iceland’s second-largest geothermal power station. The Nesjavellir G...

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Móskarðshnjúkar

Móskarðshnjúkar is a mountain and popular hiking route, situated in the south-west corner of Iceland next to Mt. Esja.  The mo...

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Laugarvatn

Laugarvatn is a hamlet of around 200 people, by the lake of the same name and originally formed around the boarding school there. It is located...

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Skjaldbreiður

  Skjaldbreidur is a shield volcano in southwest Iceland. It is indeed shaped like a broad shield, whence it derives its name. The volcano cul...

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Bjarteyjarsandur

Bjarteyjarsandur is a family farm in west Iceland, where visitors can enjoy an authentic, rural Icelandic experience. Located in Hvalfjörður...

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Gljufrasteinn

“Whoever doesn't live in poetry cannot survive here on earth.” These are the words of the late Halldór Kiljan Laxness, a 1955 N...

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Laxnes

Laxnes is a farm in Mosfellsdalur Valley. Nobel author Halldor Laxness was partly brought up here and adopted the farm's name as his surname. Lax...

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Tours near Almannagjá

Golden circle / Тур по золотому кольцу

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The Grand Circle | Golden Circle & South Coast Sightseeing

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Golden Circle deluxe tour | Six person maximum limit

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Photography Day Tour of the Golden Circle

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Golden Circle with a Twist | Helicopter Tour

Experience the Golden Circle from a whole new angle, where you'll fly on a helicopter to each......

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Golden Circle with a Twist | Private Helicopter Tour

Visit all of the most popular destinations of the Golden Circle via helicopter, flying over......

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Golden Circle & Surroundings | Private Day Tour

See the renowned attractions of the Golden Circle on a personalised private tour, making several......

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Borgarfjordur & Langjokull Glacier | Super Jeep Adventure

Witness the diverse attractions of West Iceland on this specialised super jeep tour, exploring......

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Golden Circle & Langjokull Glacier | Private Super Jeep Tour

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Golden Circle Secrets | Private Super Jeep Tour

See the sights of the Golden Circle away from the big crowds on this locally guided Super Jeep......

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The Golden Circle from Reykjavik | Private Day Tour

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Private Golden Circle Tour | A Local's Secret Route

See the sites of Iceland’s most celebrated sightseeing route the local way on this guided......

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