For the best views of Iceland, this helicopter tour from Reykjavik ticks every box. Choose between a five- or seven-hour experience, and you can enjoy sightseeing in style as you venture high in the sky, taking in the stunning beauty of the Land of Ice and Fire.
You’ll get to relish rugged coastlines, inactive volcanoes and ice fields before touching down at the Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon. Here, animal lovers will be in their element as you’ll catch a glimpse of seals going about their day on icebergs that float through the waters. Next on the agenda is a flight above Vatnajökull National Park. Centred around the Vatnajökull glacier, snowy mountain peaks as well as the Svartifoss and Dettifosis waterfalls make for magical scenes.
Continuing past Iceland’s highest peak Hvannadalshnúkur, you’ll then stop for a picnic lunch on Fimmvorouhals Pass. As the area is between the Mýrdalsjökull and Eyjafjallajökull glaciers, you can expect scenes to be unforgettable, and the traditional fare is the perfect accompaniment. Once you’ve had your fill, there is one further stop to make. Choose between the Black Sand Beach, Volcano Eyjafjallajokull and more… don’t forget your camera.
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As you get to choose the destinations at which you see and land, this experience is able to be fully tailormade. Sunset and night tours are also available upon request.