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Faxi

Location

The waterfall Faxi (or Vatnsleysufoss) waterfall is located on the Golden Circle, a popular tourist destination east of Reykjavik. The waterfall is located on the Tungufljót river.

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Faxi can be found around twelve kilometres from Geysir and Gullfoss, and eight kilometres from Skalholt, away from the main road on a gravel track which includes a picnic area and a small car park. The river is full of salmon and is a popular spot for fishing, and very close to the waterfall is a restaurant called Vid Faxa.

Nearby Places

Geysir, Skálholt, Gullfoss, Laugarvatn, Kerið