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Seljvavellir Pool (Seljavallalaug) is a 1.2 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Rangárþing eystra, Southern, Iceland that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and nature trips and is best used from May until September.

Length 1.2 mi Elevation gain 206 ft Route type Out & Back

Kid friendly

Hiking

Nature trips

Walking

Lake

Hot springs

River

Muddy

Historic site

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Seljavallalaug is a protected outdoor pool in southern Iceland. The pool is one of the oldest swimming pools in Iceland and was built in 1923.

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Jen Murray
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A beautiful trail to the first swimming pool in Iceland. Definitely worth the hike if not only for the view. I would say it’s accessible for most skill levels, but not necessarily depending on sure footedness.

Eilatan Rackham
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Hiking

Gross pool!

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Rick Dsida
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Hiking

Trail was nothing special. The area around the pool is pretty but nothing that couldn't be seen elsewhere in iceland. Granted we went mid March and it was 3 Celsius the pool was lukewarm at best.

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Aryane Roy
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Magnifique. Ramassez vos déchets en rentrant..

Laura Marinos
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Definitely worth stopping.

Misty Rambo
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Hiking

Recommend going early in the morning in order to have the place to yourself. Stunning views even if the pool is a bit "slimy."

J K
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Hiking
Ann Zahle Andersen
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Ash Shover
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Peter Hall
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Helen R
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Tyler Barnwell
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Jaime & Josh Spragson
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MARIO DOERING
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Ty Tucker
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Aurelia Ayon
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Russell Cook
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