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Sólheimajökull is an outlet glacier from Mýrdalsjökull glacier, on the south coast of Iceland. Sólheimajökull has become a popular tourist destination in the recent years, but has also become an apologue of climate change in recent years: Retreating an average of one Olympic pool-length every year for the past two decades due to rising temperatures, warming ocean currents and disrupted seasons.

Nearby places: Skógafoss, Dyrhólaey, Reynisfjara

Check out our Travel tips and Tours on the South Coast of Iceland