Goðafoss waterfall

The Goðafoss waterfall is one of the most spectacular waterfalls in Iceland. The water of the river Skjálfandafljót falls from a height of 12 meters over a width of 30 meters.

In the year 1000, the Lawspeaker Þorgeir Ljósvetningagoði made Christianity the official religion of Iceland. After his conversion, Þorgeir threw his statues of the Norse gods into the waterfall. Goðafoss Waterfall is part of the Diamond Circle explore the Diamond Circle

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Goðafoss waterfall
GPS Points N65° 40' 58.154" W17° 32' 58.487"
Postal code

645

Road number

1

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Fermata North
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  • Hólavegur 3
  • 650 Laugar
  • 899-4530
Hotel Rauðaskriða
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  • Rauðaskriða, Aðaldalur
  • 641 Húsavík
  • 8956730
Stóru-Laugar
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  • Reykjadal
  • 650 Laugar
  • 464-2990
Vestmannsvatn Guesthouse
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  • Vestmannsvatn
  • 641 Húsavík
  • 8467397
North Aurora Guesthouse
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  • Lautavegur 8
  • 650 Laugar
  • 860-2206
Þinghúsið Hraunbær
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  • Aðaldalur
  • 641 Húsavík
  • 464-3695
Öndólfsstaðir - Bed & breakfast
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  • Öndólfsstaðir
  • 650 Laugar
  • 861-7607
Hagi I
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  • Hagi 1, Aðaldalur
  • 641 Húsavík
  • 464-3526
Guesthouse Staðarhóll
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  • Staðarhóll, Aðaldalur
  • 641 Húsavík
  • 464-3707
Guesthouse Kiðagil
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  • Barnaskóla Bárðdæla
  • 645 Fosshóll
  • 4643290, 895-3291
Natura Apartments
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  • Hólavegur 1
  • 650 Laugar
  • 8884740
Vallakot Guesthouse
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  • Vallakot
  • 650 Laugar
  • 8633381
Rauðaskriða Guesthouse
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  • Rauðaskriða, Aðaldal
  • 641 Húsavík
  • 8956730, 895-6730
Fossholl by Godafoss
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  • Fosshóll
  • 641 Húsavík
  • 464-3108
Nordic Lodges Hamragil
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  • í landi Víðifells, Fnjóskadal
  • 601 Akureyri
  • 897-3015

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North Aurora Guesthouse
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  • Lautavegur 8
  • 650 Laugar
  • 860-2206
Guesthouse Staðarhóll
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  • Staðarhóll, Aðaldalur
  • 641 Húsavík
  • 464-3707
KIP.is
Day Tours
  • Álfasteinn
  • 650 Laugar
  • 6505252
Hotel Rauðaskriða
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  • Rauðaskriða, Aðaldalur
  • 641 Húsavík
  • 8956730