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Video: Ten of the most beautiful and dramatic waterfalls in Iceland as seen from above

By Staff

  • Gullfoss The King of Icelandic waterfalls is Gullfoss. Photo/Vilhelm Gunnarsson

It's difficult to come up with a list of the "most beautiful" waterfalls in Iceland, for the simple reason that there are simply so many to choose from! There is Gullfoss, the crown jewel of the Golden Circle, and the two majestic waterfalls on the South Coast, Seljalandsfoss and Skógafoss. But there are countless more.

This video takes you on an aerial tour of 10 of the most spectacular and most famous waterfalls of Iceland. It's missing a few, including Dynjandi in the Westfjordds and Hraunfossar in West Iceland. 

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The waterfalls in the order in which they appear:
1) Seljalandsfoss
2) Skógafoss
3) Svartifoss
4) Hengifoss
5) Dettifoss
6) Selfoss
7) Goðafoss
8) Háifoss
9) Gullfoss
10) Glymur

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