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Kirkjufell Mountain, Grundarfjorour
(4.7/5 based on 220 reviews on the web)
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Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • There's a reason why this mountain was featured in the film, 'The Secret Life of Walter Mitty' (the recent remake starring Ben Stiller). The mountain is almost always under watch by photographers and ...  more »
  • את ההר ניתן לראות מזוויות שונות, צורתו מיוחדת ויופיו מרהיב. ניתן לטפס על ההר אך חשוב לקחת בחשבון את מזג האוויר. הטיפוס הוא מעט מסוכן אך בסיומו נפרש מולך נוף עוצר נשימה. 
  • We have the great opportunity to stay just below the famous mountain. Short distance is the waterfall where great shots show both Kirkjufell and the falls. Beautiful especially during sunset. Not so c...  more »
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  • Incredible mountain. The shape is very unusual and impressive! We managed to hike at the top, but be aware that this is not for those suffering from vertigo. The mountain is VERY steep and don't be fooled by the shape, it looks small but it is actually 463m tall, so about a 3h hike. There are no easy path to follow, some tracks even lead to very treacherous terrain, where a misstep can lead to death pretty quickly, so be careful! At the top of the mountain there is a rope to help climb the last couple meters, but at this point you must trust your abilities. The climb up will reward you with an incredible view of the surroundings.
  • Gorgeous mountain, different from the rest and kind of iconic 😉
  • Stunning, oddly shaped mountain. Climbing to the top is a bit challenging but it is quite easy and scenic to walk around its base, starting from the road opposite the waterfall just out of grundarfjordur
  • A must see if you visit Iceland!
  • stunning scenery.