This waterfall is some 7 m tall and falls in Almannagjá gorge – a divide between North American and Eurasian tectonic plates. It is possible that waterfall was diverted here artificially to provide clean water for the participants of Things – assemblies.

Location, GPS coordinates: 64.2658 N 21.1178 W
Categories: Waterfalls
Values: Geology, Visual
Rating: 2.5 out of 10 stars
Where is located? Europe, Iceland, Suðurland, north-east from Thingvellir, on Öxará river, falling in Almannagjá gorge
Height: around 7 m
Drops: 1
Stream: Öxará

Öxarárfoss on the map
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