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Fire and Ice Helicopter Tour from Reykjavik provided by Nordurflug Helicopter Tours

Fire and Ice Helicopter Tour from Reykjavik

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Overview
Iceland is a landscape of cascading waterfalls and bubbling lava fields—and the best way to see it is from the air. Save hours of hiking by helicoptering directly on the remote Thórisjökull glacier and in the Hengill geothermal area. Soar over natural attractions including Glymur waterfall and Thingvellir National Park. Cover a huge expanse of land efficiently by helicopter and admire the scenery from the skies.
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Nauthólsvegur
Nauthólsvegur, Reykjavík, IcelandOur base is on the East side of Reykjavik Domestic Airport. Note that we are not where the local airline Air Iceland Connect is but on the other side behind hotel "Icelandair Reykjavik Natura." The address is Nauthólsvegur 58d. It is a short 5 minutes drive from the City Center. The taxis usually know where we are located. Our GPS coordinates are: Latitude: 64.12941853 Longitude: -21.93335652. In the following link you can find a map of the location: https://goo.gl/maps/41rOp
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  • Pass by Thingvellir National Park
    Pass by Nordurflug Helicopter Tours
    Pass by Glymur
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    Langjokull Glacier
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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    Geothermal Park,Klambragil,new hot spring area
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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Nauthólsvegur
Nauthólsvegur, Reykjavík, IcelandOur base is on the East side of Reykjavik Domestic Airport. Note that we are not where the local airline Air Iceland Connect is but on the other side behind hotel "Icelandair Reykjavik Natura." The address is Nauthólsvegur 58d. It is a short 5 minutes drive from the City Center. The taxis usually know where we are located. Our GPS coordinates are: Latitude: 64.12941853 Longitude: -21.93335652. In the following link you can find a map of the location: https://goo.gl/maps/41rOp
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Highlights
  • Save time and reach Iceland’s natural attractions swiftly by helicopter
  • Explore Thórisjökull glacier and Hengill geothermal area on foot
  • Uninterrupted views over Glymur waterfall and Thingvellir National Park 
  • Choice of morning and afternoon helicopter flights for flexibility
What to Expect
Make your own way to the Reykjavik Domestic Airport to begin your morning or afternoon tour. Meet your pilot and hop aboard your helicopter. Soar high over the Glymur waterfall and save hours of hiking as you admire the cascading torrent from the air. Land on the Thórisjökull glacier and explore the frozen landscape on foot. Here, enjoy views over the cracks and crevasses. Return to the skies and to Thingvellir National Park. Gaze out over the rugged countryside from the air, and see the continental rift of the Eurasian and North American tectonic plates. Touch down for a second time in the Hengill geothermal area. Accessible only on foot or by helicopter, this remote valley is home to geothermal springs and bubbling mud pools. Afterward, return in comfort to your starting point at the Reykjavik Domestic Airport to conclude your tour.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Nauthólsvegur, Reykjavík, Iceland
Duration
110–140 minutes
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Professional guide
Exclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Due to comfort and weight / balance of the aircraft, passengers weighing over 120 Kg will be required to purchase additional half-seat. This is payable directly to the tour operator on the day of the tour.
  • Subject to favourable weather conditions. If cancelled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund.
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Arvydas k wrote a review Mar 2020
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I am very happy with my flight, was very interesting, time flied also very fast, was very fun :) will back again in summer :) service 10 of 10 :)
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Jack Schachter wrote a review Feb 2020
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Lots of fun. Our Pilot Jon was really nice and knowledgeable. Vera in the office was very nice. The whole experiance from start to finish was fun and exciting.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Gregoire17770 wrote a review Feb 2020
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Amazing tour! From the moment I made the booking to the moment we made the tour the staff was so lovely and our pilot Jean Marie was really the best one! We enjoyed every single second of this tour and for sure next time we will be in Iceland we will fly again with Nordurflug!
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peter O wrote a review Dec 2019
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Here is what happen with our tour last week. Helicopter had six sits, two upfront and four on the back. Originally it was four people on the tour. Last minute two more people showed up apparently familiar with the manager. Magically they were put on the front of the helicopter.
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Michael S wrote a review Oct 2019
New York City, New York6 contributions3 helpful votes
There honestly aren't enough words to describe how incredible this experience was. We had a private tour for the 2 of us as part of our honeymoon and it was the perfect way to start our short visit to Iceland. From flying over a gorgeous waterfall to landing on a glacier where
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Date of experience: October 2019
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HelgaH341
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More than expected
The Reykjavík Summit Tour in an outstanding weather with my daughter was excellent. The welcoming receptionist, the
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margotJB
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Great trip!
The tour was a present for my husband's 50th birthday. We had never been on a helicopter tour and this was an aweso
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hrafnhildurg2019
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Christmas gift
My husband and my son went on Reykjavik Summit tour. They both said that the tour was fantastic. The pilot Sólveig
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Magga18
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Loved it!
I surprised my daughter with a helicopter tour. She didn’t know what she was going to do until shortly before the f
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helgirafng
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Everything about this trip was amazing!
First of all the weather in Iceland can be a little unexpected. We had to reschedule a few times because of a storm
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Maps784274
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A really wonderful experience.
The friendly pilot surely knows how to let the passengers feel good and safe. Thank you for this excellent tour. I
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NorthStar412239
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Excellent helicopter Tour
The pilot was very friendly, professional and told us lot of information about the landscape. The weather was good
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Chitterbug12
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Best day of the holiday
*Helicopter and Snowmobile with return truck tour* Not enough words to described this trip! THANK YOU! The compa
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sterpo65
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Sensational Service Thank You
booked and paid 50% for this big tour with them in August. given the Cover-19 virus naturally ive had to cancel my
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petermY9435CO
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Outstanding Trip
I booked this as part of our 25th anniversary, my wife had never flown in a helicopter before. Everything was exce
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YJ C
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Trip/tour Cancellation (Submitted to NHT April 2020)
This review does not pertain to an actual tour but rather the exceptional service of Nordurflug Helicopter Tours.
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alO6448HT
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Best way to see Iceland!
This is the most exciting way to tour Iceland. The pilots and staff are great! I HIGHLY recommend Nordurflug Helico
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AC6225
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Great flight experience!!
Having a helicopter ride in Iceland is a wonderful experience, the landscape and the snowing mountain is one of the
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David T
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Fantastic professional company and tour
I chose to use this company as a surprise for my wife on our wedding day. We had a lot of correspondence before han
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lorrainemN9340TC
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Excellent
Excellent helicopter tour, office staff and pilot very helpful, they changed our booking so we would have better we
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Key Details
  • Duration: 110–140 minutes
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Languages Offered: English
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