Selfoss Waterfall, Northeast Region

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  • Not far from Dettifoss is generated by the same river but is very different, in the sense that Selfoss is very vast, developing over a width of many tens of meters. The whole area between Selfoss and Dettifoss has the charm of the wilderness and it is impressive to think that for millennia, day after day all this water flows in these places. awesome.
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  • Travel to Dettifoss (we went to the west side via the 862 road) and by all means enjoy these thundering Falls. But a relatively short hike upstream from it is its smaller brother - Selfoss, quite diff...  more »
  • Insanely beautiful! Easy hike - definitely worth it. Try to go as late as possible if you want to avoid crowds because even at 11pm we were coming back from the fall and there people going towards it.
  • Beautiful waterfall, close to another beautiful waterfall, Dettifoss. There is a parking lot, leading to Dettifoss, about a 10 minute walk. However, you have to walk at least another 30 minutes to get to Selfoss. The day we were there it was gloomy and rainy so we chose only to do Dettifoss.
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