Jökulsárlón: Glacier Lagoon

Jökulsárlón / Glacier Lagoon / Glacial Lagoon – a glacial lake at the head of the Breiðamerkurjökull glacier, on Breiðamerkursandur plain, in the Eastern Region (Eastfjords) in Iceland. The deepest lake in Iceland (284 m). Jökulsárlón means in Icelandic: Glacial River Lagoon. The lake is protected under the Vatnajökull National Park.

Jökulsárlón has been featured in music videos (Indila – Love Story; iamamiwhoami – vista) and movies (A View to a Kill; Die Another Day; Lara Croft: Tomb Raider; Batman Begins; Beowulf and Grendel).



Vatnajökull National Park website


See also:

Diamond Beach


Iceland on 40thousandkm

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