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View over Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon with lot of floating icebergs in the lagoon. Öræfajökull glacier and Breiðarmerkurfjall mountain in the background.

Glacier lagoons in Iceland: Jökulsárlón and Fjallsárlón

Iceland’s glacier lagoon, Jökulsárlón, is one of the most popular sights in the country. Most travellers will find themselves there at some point – or wish they had been able to visit. But did you know it’s not the only glacier lagoon in this part of the country? A short drive away, Fjallsárlón Glacier Lagoon is still one of the south coast’s hidden gems, yet it shares many characteristics with its more famous neighbour. Let’s take a look at both places and find out why you need to include them both in your itinerary….