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Strokkur, Geysir

4.6
#2 of 180 in Things to do in South Region
Must see · Hot Spring · Nature / Park
Many tourists visit Strokkur because of the frequency and reliability of its eruptions. The geyser shoots water 15-40 m (49-131 ft) every 4-8 minutes. Many tours stop at this geyser, one of Iceland's largest and most famous. A pleasant alternative is renting a car and driving to this geothermal region, which is on the Golden Circle route. Free parking is available on site. With our world travel planner, Geysir attractions like Strokkur can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • Stokkur was one of the more fascinating stops on the Golden Circle. The water bubbles up and it erupts every 10-15 minutes or so. We managed to see three eruptions while we were exploring the site...  more »
  • I think this is the most common reason people come to Iceland and the Golden Circle particularly. We loved it here. We easily spent an hour and a half here. Not only does Strokkur go off about every.....  more »
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  • Very rare nature wonder, small geyser erupts every 5 minutes, sometimes every 3 minutes. It's hard to describe, but looks amazing. There are some sleeping geysers with boiling water, additional care should be taken when walking around. Unfortunately I didn't see big geyser eruption (
  • Pretty cool area of geothermal activity with great views. Worth a visit for sure. Free parking and visitor centre on site

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