Skaftafell | Vatnajokull National Park54 Votes Currently Closed
- Address: Skaftafell, Iceland
- Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details
- Tags: Park
During your vacation plans to Iceland, you should also consider visiting Skaftafell | Vatnajokull National Park located in the city of Skaftafell. You can cross check the address and the exact location from the map given on this page. In case of any troubles reaching Skaftafell | Vatnajokull National Park, or confusion regarding the visiting hours you can also call on the number provided.
While planning your visit, be sure to check if a ticket needs to be purchased for visiting Skaftafell | Vatnajokull National Park and also account for the usual time required to cover the place so that you do not miss out on anything. You can also explore the various tours offered by our partners on this page which would help enhance your experience of Skaftafell.
Being well connected, Skaftafell | Vatnajokull National Park has bus station(s) and railway station(s) nearby and if you prefer to use your own vehicle, information on gas stations and parking lots can also be found on this page.
On your visit to Skaftafell | Vatnajokull National Park, you can also pay a visit to the Tourist Information Center and Public safety station for more information on the place. You can alternatively use our Skaftafell trip planner to explore the nearby areas to plan the day perfectly. Areas near Skaftafell | Vatnajokull National Park, Skaftafell also has easy access to public essentials such as Pharmacies, ATMs and Banks and Internet Cafes, details of which can be seen on this page.
There are also a lot of options for the foodies near Skaftafell | Vatnajokull National Park. From places offering quick bite foods such as pizzas and burgers to multi-cuisine restaurant’s, you will not regret visiting this place. There are also some specialty food places offering steaks, barbeques, sea food etc. In case you want to have it light, you can visit any of the dessert and coffee places available which should leave you content with the variety in their offerings. In case you are one of the kind who prefers a drink where ever they go, there is also an option to go to bars, breweries, cafes and hotel lounges. Also check other things to do in Skaftafell nearby that can be covered in case you still have time left to kill.
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Make sure you also go through a couple of reviews on this page to get a fair idea of what you have planned to visit. You can also refer to some of the trip plans people have made when visiting Skaftafell | Vatnajokull National Park and Skaftafell. This will help you account for some other places which might have skipped while planning your trip. Check out our country trip planner to start planning your own trip or Skaftafell trip planner to get more ideas.
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95% of people who visit Skaftafell include Skaftafell | Vatnajokull National Park in their plan
10 AM - 11 AM
95% of people start their Skaftafell | Vatnajokull National Park visit around 10 AM - 11 AM
People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Skaftafell | Vatnajokull National Park
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Skaftafell | Vatnajokull National Park
Skaftafell | Vatnajokull National Park Reviews & Ratings
Summer snow. Very beautiful landscapes, not so hard to climb. We have walked in cold water... Arctic Water ? 😌😂 Very nice trip. It's just terrific to see the consequences of climate change 😭 btW
Great waterfall and very nice park. Good infrastructure and very helpful staff. Gift shop have a lots of interesting things to buy. Especially books and photo albums about Iceland
This was one of the major highlights of our trip. Such an amazingly beautiful place. We also stayed at the campsite next door and it was great. We used arctic adventures for our glacier tour. Their guides and staff were very friendly but I wish they had been upfront that we basically got forced to rent boots from them for 1000 ISK on top of the cost of the tour. But this review is of the national park which had nothing but great things in store for us!!!
Absolutely amazing glacier hike! Definitely glad that we went on a guided tour of the "safe" one
Beautiful hike to get to the falls with really dramatic landscapes. Waterfall is also very cool. Highly recommend heading out to this area!!