Golden Circle Sights

Nikulásargjá Gorge

  • Archaeological Site/Ruins

Published 09/28/2015

Fodor's Review

The Nikulásargjá Gorge, reached by a footbridge, is better known these days as Peningagjá (Money Gorge) because it's customary to fling a coin into the gorge's icy-cold water and make a wish. Don't even dream about climbing down to wade here—it might look shallow, but it's more than 30 feet deep.

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Þingvellir, South, Iceland

Published 09/28/2015

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