Fjaðrárgljúfur Canyon

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Fjaðrárgljúfur Canyon - Iceland
Fjaðrárgljúfur Canyon - Iceland
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Fjaðrárgljúfur Canyon
📍 Iceland
Fjaðrárgljúfur Canyon is an impressive geological formation situated in Kirkjubæjarklaustur, Iceland. Considered one of Iceland's most beautiful canyons, this deep gorge is located on the eastern slopes of the Vatnajökull glacier. The Fjaðrá River runs through this canyon and is flanked by lush green hills on either side. Its walls can reach up to 100 meters in height and up to 2 kilometres in length. Here, you can admire the sheer power of the forces of nature. There is an easy walking path leading along the edge of the canyon so that visitors can get a bird's eye view of the spectacular scenery below. This trail is ideal for those wishing to explore the canyon's beauty without having to test the extremes of its rugged terrain. Visitors are rewarded with incredible views over the river of Fjaðrá and its canyon surrounded by rocky cliffs. Visiting Fjaðrárgljúfur Canyon is an unforgettable experience that can be enjoyed all year round.

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