Helicopter volcano eruption tour

Helicopter volcano eruption tour

Experience the magnificent view of the newest volcanic eruption in Iceland! Start your trip from Reykjavik Domestic Airport, just a 5 minute drive from the center of the city. Expect to be amazed at the incredible sights you will see from an Icelandic volcano helicopter tour. On this round trip to an active volcano, you will be gazing down on the pouring hot lava.

Latest eruptions in Reykjanes Peninsula:

  • March 19th – September 2021 (Fagradalsfjall)
  • August 3rd, 2022 (Meradalir)
  • July 10th/August 2023 (Litli-Hrútur)
  • December 2023 (Sundhnúkur)
  • January 14th, 2024
  • February 8th, 2024
  • March 20th, 2024

What’s included?

The total duration of the tour is 30-35 minutes, and overflying the oldest eruption site and the newest one.

Please note that there is no landing at the eruption site, but we will give you the best viewing experience from the air.

All our flights are weather dependent and we have to abide by the rules and regulations set in place by the Department of Civil Protection and Emergency Management.

Please keep in mind that eruptions are an event of nature and it may or may not be active at the time of your tour.

Please note

After submitting the booking we will inform you about the exact starting time for the tour.

We will ask for additional information. If you can kindly provide us your phone number, email and approx. weight on each passenger.

Please note that this tour is weather dependent and if the weather forecast is not looking promising at the time of your booked tour we always try to

A) Try to change the time on the same day (e.g. go in the afternoon instead of the morning).

B) Offer you to go on a different date (e.g. they day before or the day after).

C) If we are fully booked and can not offer options A and B we always give a full refund!

What do I need to bring?


The focal length of a lens recommendation for your camera:

24-105mm OR 70-200 mm

Cancellation policy

  • We will charge a cancellation fee of 100% if booking is cancelled 1 day or less before event
  • We will charge a cancellation fee of 50% if booking is cancelled 3 days or less before event
  • We will charge a cancellation fee of 10% if booking is cancelled 15 days or less before event