This spectacular waterfall lies hidden at the end of a deep valley in the foothills of the Tengger range. The water has cascades from the dense forest above. The primary attraction is its natural environment that is encircled by 7 waterfalls and caves.
Iceland is northern country which is best known by large number of geysers but that is not only attraction for tourists to come in this country. Gullfoss waterfall (or Golden Falls) is one of the most visited attractions in Iceland. Gullfoss can be found in the canyon of Hvita river.
Despite the fact that in there were some efforts to build an electricity power plant in this place which would certainly ruin this beautiful feature, Gullfoss waterfall has survived and now it is protected area.
Gullfoss waterfall, together with neighboring Pingvellir and geysers of Haukadalur forms the place which is known as a Golden Circle and is one of the most visited touristic destinations in Iceland.