Golden Circle with a Twist | Private Helicopter Tour

Visit all of the most popular destinations of the Golden Circle by helicopter, flying over waterfalls, lava plateaus, geothermal springs and much more! This is the private alternative to the Golden Circle with a Twist Helicopter tour.

Most visitors to Iceland have at least heard of The Golden Circle, one of Iceland's most popular round trips. The tour will usually consist of driving from Reykjavik to beautiful Þingvellir National Park, taking a passing visit to the waterfall Gullfoss and finally, stopping at the geothermal springs, Geysir.

Thankfully, flying in a helicopter brings an entirely new angle to the tour, as you will able to bypass roads and gain a unique, aerial perspective of the attractions.

There are two ways that you can choose to begin your adventure. To meet on location, the tour offices can be found at Hangar 6, besides Reykjavik Domestic Airport. Alternatively, the operator offers a free pick up from the Capital area.

At Hangar 6, you will meet your friendly, highly trained and experienced pilot who will run through the tour itinerary. They will show the proposed route on a large wall map and discuss the helicopter that your group will be flying in.

All the helicopters used are routinely checked and maintained and boast the most modern equipment, safeguarding your safety, enjoyment and comfort throughout your flight. 

As an added extra to this tour, you can choose to land on Langjökull glacier ("The Long Glacier"). This stop will immediately justify itself in the sweeping panoramas all around you, as well as that feeling of conquering a mountain with such ease!

You can also add another landing at the geothermal areas of the volcano, Mount Hengill, where you will see the bubbling mud pools, red and yellow soil and steaming volcanic vents. Overall, your tour will last for around two and a half hours.

Don't hesitate to book today and cement your place on this high-flying take on the popular Golden Circle tour! Check availability now by choosing a date.


Quick facts

Tour information:
  • Available: Oct. - Dec.
  • Duration: 2,5 hours
  • Difficulty: Easy
Pickup information:
  • Starting time : Flexible

Please be at your pickup location in time for your departure. Should your pickup location be at a bus stop and you need assistance finding it, seek guidance in your Hotel's reception or contact your tour provider directly.
What to bring:
  • Warm clothing.



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