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Top 27 Helicopter Tours
Jan. - Aug.
Iceland’s subterranean energy is revealed from the air as we tour across Iceland’s volcanic landscape. Our journey takes us over geothermal hot springs, colorful mountain ranges, power plants, lava fields and craters. We land far away from the crowds and make a brief stop to witness the raw, primeval energy rising up from the earth beneath us. Finally our flight path concludes with a flyover of Reykjavik to give us an aerial overview of the city."Wonderful staff welcome you with smiling......
Geothermal Helicopter Tour
Jan. - Aug.
Go from City to Summit for breathtaking views of Reykjavik. This round trip to a nearby mountain takes in breath-taking views of Reykjavik as we overfly the city and land on one of the table top mountains overlooking the area. We will stop on the very summit for the photo opportunity of a life-time, with unforgettable panoramas of the coastal plain, the cityscape of Reykjavik and distant mountains."The view from up above is incredible! As we got closer to the mountain I realized the I had......
Reykjavik Summit Helicopter Tour
Jan. - Aug.
Fly over the most popular attractions in Iceland and enjoy a view that only the ravens know! Bring your camera to take stunning overhead shots of the Reykjavik area and the Golden Circle. This tour is for anyone looking for a unique experience, or hoping to take their photography to the next level.Meet your pilot at the Reykjavík Airport, behind Icelandair Hotel Natura, to begin the fun. This domestic airport is only 5-minutes away from the city center. You can take a taxi or you can take......
Helicopter Tour | The Golden Circle & Glacier Walk
Jan. - Aug.
Catch a glimpse of the rough but magical beauty that the volcanic landscape in Iceland is renown for. As you soar above the lunar like Reykjanes peninsula you get to truly appreciate it‘s grandeur - something only possible from air. You will see countless volcanic craters, Seltún geothermal area, the rugged coastline, the Blue Lagoon, lake Kleifarvatn and lake Grænavatn. This area is a constant reminder of the untamed power that sculpted the island.......
Countless Craters Helicopter Tour
Make your Reykjavík city exploration an exciting one by flying over the city and its surroundings. From the coastal areas to the lava fields and power plants, you will enjoy the colorful scenery of the most populated region in Iceland.Trip time: 0.5......
Reykjavík and Surroundings - Helicopter Trip
Discover the sights surrounding the doors to the center of the Earth, including beautiful beaches, fjords and craters as well as the famous stratovolcano underneath the glacier Snaefellsjökull.Places we visit on this tour: Hvalfjörður - Borgarnes - West Coast - Snaefellsjökull - Arnarstapi - Hellnar - Ólafsvík - StykkishólmurTrip time: 2.5 - 3 hours with......
Snaefellsnes Peninsula - Helicopter Trip
Feb. - Aug.
An extensive tour that embraces the highlights of Icelandic nature in an unforgettable journey across Thingvellir, Geysir, the spectacular Gullfoss waterfall, geothermal power plants, Mt. Hekla and the rhiolite mountains of Landmannalaugar. From the geothermal area Hrafntinnusker, we overfly volcanic sand beaches, Myrdalsjokull glacier, Thorsmork and Eyjafjallajokull glacier volcano.Included in the tour is a packed lunch. Your pilot will choose a scenic location to stop for a picnic."An......
Essential Iceland Helicopter Tour
Jan. - Aug.
On our spectacular volcano tour we overfly Þórsmörk Nature Reserve and land on a volcanic crater on Fimmvörðuháls. We also fly above the infamous and now dormant Eyjafjallajökull glacier volcano, whose eruption in 2010 became global news. From the top we head down its glacier tongue Gígjökull that was split in half by hot melting lava. If we're lucky we might even catch a glimpse of Iceland's most active volcano, Hekla, and the Westmann Islands.En route back to Reykjavik we follow the black......
Volcanoes & Glaciers Helicopter Tour
Jan. - Aug.
From Reykjavík city we head straight to Þórisjökull glacier which sits tight up to the second biggest glacier in Iceland, Langjökull. After we land on the glacier you get a chance to set foot on this exclusive location only accessible by helicopter. Breathe in the clean alpine air, fill your camera with photos, throw a snowball or simply enjoy gazing at the majestic landscape that surrounds you. As we take to the skies you will see deep crevasses and steep icefalls that make a totally......
Glacier Landing Helicopter Tour
Let the changing landscapes of the Icelandic nature surprise you: The colorful rhyolite mountains of Landmannalaugar, the craters of Laki eruption and the Veidivötn lakes in the central highlands are some of the places we visit on this tour.Highlights will be flying over of Eyjafjallajökull volcano, which erupted last time in 2010, Thingvellir, where the continental plates drift apart, the famous waterfalls Háifoss and Gullfoss as well as the Geysers Strokkur and Geysir.Trip time: 3.5 - 4......
Colors of Iceland - Helicopter Trip
Experience some of the most visited sights in Iceland from a different perspective—from the air. Fly high above the Golden Circle attractions, such as the impressive Gullfoss waterfall, the shooting geysers Strokkur and Geysir, and Thingvellir National Park where you can view the rift between the continental plates. Trip time: 1 - 1.5......
High Flying Helicopter Tour | The Golden Circle
Want more than the traditional Golden Circle route?We start off this trip by visiting the Golden Circle’s famous sights such as the Gullfoss waterfall, the geysers Strokkur and Geysir, as well as Thingvellir National Park for a view of the rift between the continental plates. Then we extend your Golden Circle helicopter exploration to include magnificent sights north of the traditional Golden Circle route. These sights are the glaciers Thorisjökull and Langjökull, fjords, geothermal areas,......
Geysers, Glaciers and Fjords - Helicopter Trip
Iceland’s contrast between volcanic activity and vast glacier formations makes it the land of fire and ice. During this trip you can experience firsthand this contrast by flying over the famous volcanoes Eyjafjallajökull and Hekla as well the glacier Mýrdalsjökull, Thórsmörk national park and the south coast are also explored on this tour.Places we visit on this tour: Heiðmörk - Power plants - Geothermal areas - Selfoss - South Coast - Eyjafjallajökull - Mýrdalsjökull - Thórsmörk - Hekla -......
South Coast Fire & Ice - Helicopter Trip
Explore the newly formed Holuhraun lava field from the most recent volcanic eruption in Icelandic history, Bárðarbunga. The fissure eruption started in August 2014 and lasted almost 6 months until February 2015. It created the biggest lava field in Iceland since more than 200 years. A truly magnificent place to visit!Enjoy the flexibility of a helicopter with a landing in proximity to the lava field.Places we visit on this tour: Thingvellir - Highlands - Kerlingarfjöll - Hofsjökull -......
Holuhraun Volcano - Helicopter Trip
Fly over the Glacier Lagoon for a special view of its famous floating icebergs which are drifting into the ocean. From the air this sight resembles a calm sea of beautiful white stars. On this trip you can also view the variety of the scenery between the South Coast and the Highlands with different stopover landings.Places we visit on this tour: Geothermal areas - Power plants - South Coast - Eyjafjallajökull - Mýrdalsjökull - Skeiðarársandur - Jökulsárlón - Skaftafell National Park -......
Glacier Lagoon Jökulsárlón - Helicopter Trip
For those that just can’t wait to set their foot on a glacier this tour flies you straight to the second largest glacier area in Europe. We will land on Langjökull, Iceland’s visible remains of our last Ice age and experience the calm and quiet of the Icelandic glacier air. In the summertime you will see cracks in the glacier formed by its crawling from under its own weight. We will fly over the crater of the 9000 year old volcano Skjaldbreiður that has the rare shape of a shield hardly seen......
Hop on for this tour which combines two of the most popular helicopter tours: The Golden Circle and adventure on Eyjafjallajökull glacier. This tour offers the best and most beloved sights on Iceland’s south coast and highlands areas, along with an unforgettable view of our most famous glacier. See Iceland the way the puffins do! You’ll be picked up from your accommodation in Reykjavik and taken to the helicopter lift-off point, and then away you go to the Golden Circle, home of three of......
Helicopter Tour | The Golden Circle, Highlands & Eyjafjallajökull Glacier
Join this tour for a flyover of the geothermal wonders which power the nation. This tour is for anyone who wants to experience the sights and sounds of Iceland’s landscape in a new way (buzzing high above!) or anyone who would like to learn more about the natural environment in this corner of the North Atlantic. After an exhilarating take-off, you’ll lift high in the air and zoom off to investigate Nesjavellir and Hellisheiði, two of the largest power stations in Iceland which supply much......
Geothermal Helicopter Tour | Glymur Waterfall & Þingvellir National Park
Hop on this tour for spectacular aerial views of some of Iceland’s most famous south coast locations, topped off with a touchtown on the ice cap of a glacier! This tour is for anyone longing for a new perspective on the beauty of Iceland, or for anyone looking for more excitement than a bus tour can offer!You'll swoop over the Golden Circle, winging past the stunning Þingvellir rift valley and the rippling waters of Þingvallavatn, the largest natural lake in Iceland. The cracks which......
Helicopter Tour | The Golden Circle & Touchdown on Langjökull
Take an exclusive heli day trip from Reykjavik and fly over the inspiring black sand beaches, volcanos, glaciers and waterfalls of the South coast of Iceland. As the sightseeing continues, we will touch down on the glacier for an hour-long private glacier hike and exploration high up on the glacier far off the beaten track. As soon as we have explored the wonder world of the ice, we walk back to the helicopter and take off, bound for Reykjavík with magnificent birds eye view on the way.......
Heli-Glacier hike day tour from Reykjavík
Jump into a helicopter to see Iceland from above, especially the shocking crag of the very volcano which made the front page of every European newspaper in 2010 – the mighty Eyjafjallajökull glacier! This tour is for anyone looking for something different than the usual bus tour, or anyone who loves Iceland’s volcanic landscape. In 2010, a series of 3,000 earthquakes heralded the eruption of Eyjafjallajökull glacier, whose name is famously difficult to pronounce. From March through May of......
Helicopter Tour | Eyjafjallajökull Glacier & Fimmvörðuháls
Jan. - Jun.
Heli-Happy Hour This round trip to a nearby mountain takes in breath-taking views of Reykjavik as you overfly the city and land on one of the table top mountains. You will see colorful and charming dollhouse roofs, the neighboring towns and the surrounding countryside with extensive lava fields, reminding us of the true volcanic nature of Iceland. After a thrilling helicopter ride we land on one of the summits surrounding the city for the photo opportunity of a life-time. We pop up......
Heli Happy Hour
Jan. - Aug.
Land on a glacier & also on an old volcano w/ bubbling hot springs. Iceland - the land of Fire and Ice and the the great forces that sculpture the island are in focus in the spectacular trip! Experience the extreme contrast Icelandic nature has to offer by flying across Iceland’s volcanic landscape to land on top of a glacier! The journey to the glacier takes us over lava fields, craters and colourful mountain ridge. Once the lave fields are behind us we enter into the highlands with......
Fire & Ice
Join this tour to soar over the enchanting diversity of Snæfellsnes peninsula. Some of the most famous Icelanders of in the sagas lived here, to take advantage of the many rivers and gorgeous surroundings as well as abundant harbors and beaches for sailing Vikings. It is often called “Iceland in miniature,” because so many of the defining characteristics of the Icelandic landscape are here: volcanic lava fields, black sands buffeted by endless waves, deep sapphire lagoons, basalt rock......
Snæfellsnes Peninsula Helicopter Tour
Jan. - Aug.
ATV ADVENTURE AND HELICOPTER RIDE – EXPLORE ICELAND FROM THE GROUND & THE SKYThis quad bike and helicopter combo tour is a thrilling exploration through the Icelandic wilderness. From unique views only accessible from the sky and the freedom to explore the landscape with the your hand on the throttle, you’ll experience the amazing variety of Iceland’s beauty.SAVE TIME AND MONEY WITH A QUAD BIKE AND HELICOPTER TOURThere’s so much to see in Iceland, but only so much time. That’s where our......
ATV & Helicopter from Reykjavík
Jan. - Aug.
Embark on an epic flightseeing journey and experience Reykjavik city from an unmatched bird's eye view before setting out to encounter the magical creatures that live in the depths of the Icelandic underseas.Your tour starts at Reykjavik's domestic airport, where you meet your pilot for a quick briefing before you hop on board your helicopter and enjoy a 30-45 minute tour of the city's stunning scenery of towering mountain ranges, lakes, and otherworldly lava fields. Before heading back,......
Whales & Helicopter tour
Join this scenic tour that takes you flying over the stunning Glymur waterfall and the spectacular valley of Thingvellir, Iceland’s historic parliament site.Glymur is Iceland's tallest waterfall, cascading down 198 meters into a narrow, lush canyon. This waterfall is not to be missed when in Iceland!Magnificently revealed from the air, the unique site of Thingvellir national park and UNESCO heritage site bears witness to the tearing apart of the Americas and European tectonic plates......
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