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Strokkur, Geysir

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#2 of 47 in Parks in South Region
Many tourists visit Strokkur because of the frequency and reliability of its eruptions. The geyser shoots water 15-40 m (49-131 ft) every 4-8 minutes. Many tours stop at this geyser, one of Iceland's largest and most famous. A pleasant alternative is renting a car and driving to this geothermal region, which is on the Golden Circle route. Free parking is available on site. With our world travel planner, Geysir attractions like Strokkur can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • Strokkur is a frequently erupting hot water geysir in the famous golden circle tour. Its worth a visit and the whole area is scattered with small pools of bubbling hot spring water. There are some ama...  more »
  • How interesting this was - could not believe the height this geyser erupted too and got some great photos. Loved it. Gift shop and restaurant very good here too.  more »
  • Strokkur is home to a series of geysers, and home to the original Geysir - the one all the rest are named for. A popular spot to stop on the Golden circle tour, There is plenty of parking, well marks ...  more »

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Geysir's accommodations mostly consist of bed and breakfasts and mid-range hotels, which can help arrange tours to see the legendary geyser. Most visitors find it easier to stay in Reykjavik and take a day trip to admire the area's geothermal attractions.
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