Favored by photographers and nature lovers, Diamond Beach is a strip of black volcanic sand. Huge chunks of ice from the neighboring glacier lagoon wash up there on shore. The beach is also home to many seals and one of the best places in Iceland for whale watching from the shore. Add Diamond Beach and other attractions to your Jokulsarlon trip itinerary using our Jokulsarlon trip itinerary planner.
Diamond Beach Tours
3-Day Ice Cave Tour by Jokulsaron with Glacier Hiking, the Golden Circle and the Northern Lights BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $735
Duration: 3 days
Jökulsárlón Day Trip with Amphibian Boat Ride from Reykjavik BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $220
Duration: 15 hours
Golden Circle and Glacier Lagoon BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $802
Duration: 3 days
Diamond Beach Reviews
Perfect place to take pictures. The contrast between the super clear and smooth pieces of ice and the jet black sand really makes the ice pop. Not to mention the water and waves add a bit of color. It... more »
La plage de sable noir avec les morceaux de glacier en train de fondre. Un des plus beaux sites d'Islande. Belle atmosphère et belles photos... more »The beach of black sand with the pieces of glacier in the process of melting. One of the most beautiful sites in Iceland. Beautiful atmosphere and beautiful photos...
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