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Volcano Explorer

time-raw2.5 hours
Very Easy
Pickup Option
Free Pickup

Rise above the ashes of the past as you take in a bird's eye view of one of Iceland's most active and astounding natural wonders in this unique flyover experience.

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What to expect?


This tour takes us to the black sands along the south coast to Þorvaldseyri, a farm at the roots of the infamous Eyjafjallajökull volcano, which last erupted in April 2010. At their visitors centre you will learn first-hand what life is like with a huge erupting volcano in the backyard. Then we fly to the top of the volcano exploring the aftermath from the two eruptions that took place in the spring of 2010. We will have a look at Þórsmörk, a beautiful natural wooded area, on the other side of Eyjafjallajökull. On our way back we will pass by the volcano Hekla which erupts, on average, once every decade. Layers upon layers of lava around Hekla are testament to its powers.

Journey time about 2,5 hours.

What is included?

Helicopter flight from Reykjavik with landing(s) along the tour

What do I need to bring?

Warm clothing and sunglasses is advised

Additional Information

  • Voucher: You will receive a secure voucher to either print out or present on your mobile phone.
    • Cancellation Policy: Free cancellation anytime prior to tour.
    • Quality Assurance: Travelade only works with selected local partners we trust to provide high quality service.

Meeting Point

  • Reykjavik Airport, Hangar 6 - Reykjavik Helicopters.

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