Into the Glacier & Flightseeing Combo Tour

Into the Glacier & Flightseeing Combo Tour
The snow capped mountains of Iceland are especially stunning from above in an airplane.
The capital of Iceland, Reykjavík, stretches over the landscape from the viewing point of an aircraft.
The baes camp at Langjökull Glacier from where you can enter a man-made ice tunnel.
A specialized glacier vehicle takes visitors to the entrance of the ice tunnel inside Langjökull glacier.
Inside the ice tunnel at Langjökull Glacier there are stunning halls of blue.
The snowy chapel inside the ice tunnel in Langjökull Glacier in Iceland.

Hop on board for a thrilling flight over West Iceland. This tour combines two once-in-a-lifetime experiences; the opportunity to soar above this beautiful land, and the opportunity to explore the inside of a glacier.

You meet up with your pilot guide and depart from the domestic airport in Reykjavík. The 60-minute flight component of this tour will take you over a whole host of different landscapes, each of which will blow you away.

See where the North American and Eurasian continental plates are pulling apart in Þingvellir National Park; watch columns of steam rising from hot springs in the Hengill geothermal area; spot Iceland's tallest waterfall, Glymur, cascading down a cliff; and soar over Þórisjökull and Langjökull glaciers.

All of these places are marvellous to visit, but to get to see them from an aerial perspective is truly spectacular, and an experience few get to have. 

The pilot will eventually land in the picturesque Húsafell, where you will start the second component of the tour. From here, you will travel up to Langjökull glacier, and explore its insides with an expert glacier guide.

This experience is nothing short of incredible; you will walk down channels carved into millennia-old ice, where you can marvel over its beautiful blue colour and the fantastic natural sculptures it forms.

As you look and listen, you will learn the secrets of the glaciers, and the forces that have shaped Iceland into the magnificent country that it is. This is the only place in the world you can enter a glacier in this manner without being a scientist, and it is not an adventure that should be missed.

Following the Langjökull tour, you will hop back into the plane for a sightseeing return journey back to Reykjavik Domestic Airport. The location of this airport could not be more convenient; it is just a five-minute drive from the city centre.

Book now for two incredible, awe-inspiring experiences rolled into one.  Check availability by choosing a date.

Quick facts

Tour information:
  • Available: All year
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Activities: Sightseeing, Ice Caving, Airplane
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Languages: English, Icelandic
  • Highlights: South Iceland, Reykjavík, Hengill, Glymur, Þingvellir, Húsafell, Langjökull, Þórisjökull
Pickup information:
  • Departure time : 08:30, 11:00, 13:30.

Reykjavík domestic airport
Please be at the tour start location in good time before departure. If you need assistance finding it, seek guidance in your Hotel's reception or contact your tour provider directly.
  • English guide

  • Flightseeing tour

  • Into the glacier tour

  • Transportation to Langjökull in a specially modified glacier vehicle

  • Meals

  • Pickup (meet on location)

What to bring:
  • Camera

  • Waterproof shoes and warm socks

  • Base and mid-layer clothing

  • Warm, waterproof coat

  • Hat & gloves

  • Sunglasses

Good to know:

The right is reserved to cancel flights should weather conditions or other external factors make flying unsafe. Customers will try to be informed well in advance of any tour changes.

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Into the Glacier & Flightseeing Combo Tour
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