Trip Planner:   Europe  /  Iceland  /  South Region  /  Geysir  /  Strokkur

Strokkur, Geysir

Many tourists visit Strokkur because of the frequency and reliability of its eruptions. The geyser shoots water 15-40 m (49-131 ft) every 4-8 minutes. Many tours stop at this geyser, one of Iceland's largest and most famous. A pleasant alternative is renting a car and driving to this geothermal region, which is on the Golden Circle route. Free parking is available on site. With our world travel planner, Geysir attractions like Strokkur can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
Create an itinerary including Strokkur
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
Tours To Strokkur
Strokkur Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
4,795 reviews
  • We saw the geysir erupt about three times when we were there, it's pretty good stuff! Don't expect to take a photo through, it all happens so quick, the main pics you'll get are of the steam. Best.....  more »
  • Visited Gaysir to view the beautiful natural resources. This place is an amazing natural wonder that is a must to visit. The water shoots out at regular intervals and is an amaze to watch.  more »
  • Well worth spending a bit of time here, even more than one visit if you’re staying in the area, which we were. It’s just fascinating to watch. There’s a trail to take you to the top which is worth doing too.
  • Exciting place to visit. The hot geysers were extremely popular and I loved seeing them. Especially when the weather was so cold getting a spray from the geysers was a treat. Loved Iceland and the Icelandic beauty
Places to stay near Strokkur

Plan your trip to Geysir

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Geysir

Duration:4 h

Side trips from Geysir

Duration:1 h
Duration:30 min
Duration:30 min
Duration:4 h