Information about 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 nearly 200 meters into a deep and starkly beautiful canyon. Standing by the fall you'll have a good view of the surrounding landcape, which is is particularly attractive, as Hvalfjordur is widely considered one of Iceland's most beautiful fjords.

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Attractions nearby Glymur

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Þórufoss

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Gjábakkahellir

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Silfra

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Móskarðshnjúkar

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Hrafnagjá

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Skalafell

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Hvalfjörður

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Valshamar

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Þingvallavatn

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Skjaldbreiður

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Hengill

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Gljufrasteinn

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Tours near Glymur

Helicopter Flight-Seeing with Landing on Langjökull.

Climb aboard this fantastic helicopter flight-seeing tour flying high over Iceland's gorgeous......

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Glymur Waterfall Day Tour

Join this fantastic, picturesque hiking tour through the luscious Botnsdalur valley to the......

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The Silver Circle Private Helicopter Tour - Waterfalls and Mountains

Discover the silver lining of every cloud with this incredible private helicopter tour around......

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Waterfalls & Valleys Helicopter Tour

Witness Iceland’s incredible waterfalls, mountains and valleys from the sky with this exciting......

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Flightseeing Tour Over the Golden Circle and Glymur Waterfall

See Iceland’s most famous tourist route in a completely unique way, with this flightseeing tour......

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Into the Glacier & Flightseeing Combo Tour

Hop on board for a thrilling flight over West Iceland. This tour combines two once-in-a-lifetime......

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Flightseeing in South Iceland with the Ice Tunnel

Take to the sky on this flightseeing tour over volcanos, waterfalls, and geothermal hotspots on......

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Geothermal Helicopter Tour | Glymur Waterfall & Thingvellir National Park

Join this tour for a flyover of the geothermal wonders which power the nation. This tour is for......

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Helicopter Tour | The Golden Circle & Touchdown on Langjokull

Hop on this tour for spectacular aerial views of some of Iceland’s most famous south coast......

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The Silver Circle Helicopter Tour

Grab your chance to flight-see over some of Iceland's staggering natural wonders on this Silver......

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