Island Aviation - Reykjavík City _506574


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Island Aviation - Reykjavík City

time-raw1 hours
Starting point
Your accommodation in Reykjavík
Pickup Option
Free Pickup

Take this sightseeing flight around beautiful Reykjavik and its surroundings, and see the most famous buildings, sculptures, historic sites of the city and even a volcano from a bird's eye view.

What to expect?

  • On this tour you will see the beautiful Harpa concert hall, which was opened in 2011, the Sun Voyager, which is a sculpture located along the north seaside, and is described as a dreamboat, or an ode to the sun.

  • You will also see the famous house, Höfði, which is best known as the location for the 1986 summit meeting of presidents Ronald Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev, a historical event that effectively marked the end of the Cold War.

  • The Imagine Peace Tower is a memorial, which Yoko Ono built in memory of her husband John Lennon, and is located on Viðey island, and is lit every year in October.

  • You will see Gljúfrasteinn, the residence of Iceland’s only Nobel laureate, Halldór Laxness, who was awarded the Nobel prize for literature in 1955.

  • You will also see Þríhnúkagígur, which is a dormant volcano. Covering a 3270-square-meter area and a depth of 213 meters, it has not erupted in the past 4000 years. Þríhnjúkagígur opened for tourism in 2012 but was discovered in 1974.

  • We will fly over Bessastaðir, which is the official residence of the president of Iceland and has played a dominant role in the history of the country.

  • In the end, we will fly over Grotta Lighthouse, which is a small lighthouse at the north-westernmost point of Reykjavik, located on the Seltjarnarnes Peninsula, which is also a good place to see the Northern Lights.

What is included?

  • Ground transportation
  • 20-minute sightseeing flight
  • English-speaking guide

Is this experience for me?

  • All are welcome

What do I need to bring?

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Spending money
  • Camera
  • Layered clothing
  • Passport/ID
  • Outerwear, such as gloves and a coat (dependent on season)

Additional information

  • Voucher: You will receive a secure voucher to either print out or present on your mobile phone.
  • Cancellation Policy: For a full refund, please cancel at least 24 hours prior to the start date of the experience.
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