The Aldeyjarfoss is situated about 38 kilometres upstream of the famous Goðafoss on the river Skjálfandi in the Bárðardalur (valley). The about 20 metres high waterfall is framed in beautiful basalt formations. The river Skjálfandi is a glacier river with its source at the northwestern border of the icecap Vatnajökull.
Iceland 2013, Aldeyjarfoss.
The stamp was issued in the series "Tourist stamps II".