Lac Polaire, Vatnajokull National Park

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#6 of 10 in Parks in Vatnajokull National Park
Water Body · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
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Lac Polaire is located in Skaftafell. For Lac Polaire and beyond, use our Vatnajokull National Park day trip site to get the most from your Vatnajokull National Park vacation.
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  • The hike (wide, gravel path) took us 30 minutes to get there. There are other hikes in the area. Good 1-1.5 hour activity. 
    The hike (wide, gravel path) took us 30 minutes to get there. There are other hikes in the area. Good 1-1.5 hour activity.  more »
  • Lac Polaire is a beautiful waterfall with amazing basalt formations. You hike an uphill trail from the Vatnajokull visitor center. Great pictures 
    Lac Polaire is a beautiful waterfall with amazing basalt formations. You hike an uphill trail from the Vatnajokull visitor center. Great pictures  more »
  • Accessible from the Vatnajokull visitors centre (parking is about 700kr, pay inside the visitor centre) this is one of two trails which are open to everyone at any skill level. The trip to the... 
    Accessible from the Vatnajokull visitors centre (parking is about 700kr, pay inside the visitor centre) this is one of two trails which are open to everyone at any skill level. The trip to the...  more »

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