Former geyser which erupted up to 45 m high (!) in the 19th century. Now – just a large, dirty white sinter cone with 95 degrees C hot water inside. Geyser was active up to 1930ies.

Gamli Fagrihver is included in the following article:

Geysers of Iceland
Geysers of Iceland on the map
Geysers of Iceland on the map / Wondermondo / public domain

Some of the world’s most popular geysers are located in Iceland. But few know about ALL active geysers in Iceland.

This article lists all the known active geysers in Iceland – some 20 – 29 of them. Here are listed also some 38 other places where geysers have existed in the past or features, which are similar to geysers but are not genuine geysers.

Location, GPS coordinates:64.8652 N 19.5585 W
Categories:Thermal springs, Springs
Values:Geology, Visual
Rating:2 out of 10 stars
Where is located?Europe, Iceland, NorĂ°urland vestra, in Hveravellir Geothermal Field, Central Group

Gamli Fagrihver on the map
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