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Sightseing and helicopter flights

For those interested in flying or observing scenery from above or a bit of both, aerial sightseeing tours by plane or helicopter are awe inspiring experiences. For those whom are in to skiing there are world famous Heli skiing areas in North Iceland.

Scandic Mountain Guides
Scandic Mountain Guides specializes in ski touring trips during the winter time and hiking tours in the summer time. We are an Icelandic company, located in the valley of Ólafsfjörður fjord in the northern part of Iceland. Tröllaskagi (The Troll Peninsula) is our main skiing and hiking area. It is a world class skiing area with thousands of slopes waiting for their first descents. In the summer time there are infinite possibilities to hike around the peninsula and to places, where few people have ever been before. The founders of Scandic Mountain Guides, Jóhann H. Hafstein and Björgvin Björgvinsson, are both former alpine ski racers and members of the Icelandic Olympic team. In recent years they have mainly engaged in backcountry skiing and freeriding during the winter and hiking tours in the summer time. Jóhann and Björgvin have also been running another company called Viking Heliskiing for several years. Scandic Mountain Guides have together with Viking Heliskiing developed a big group of the most talented staff on the market that will take care of you the whole time you are with us. We have a very powerful team of guides, ranging from former profesional skiers to mountain guides with UIAGM/IFMGA certification and up to 35 years of experience. Our team covers it all. The guides  will choose the best slopes for you with your safety as first priority.  The Troll Peninsula, our main area, has a variable terrain to offer and choices that should fit all types of skiers and hikers. The towering mountains surrounded by the Arctic Ocean are a dream come true for every skier. The co-operation with Viking Heliskiing gives our guests the opportunity to do heli assisted ski touring. The helicopter can bring you to mountains you would normally not be able to visit, and pick you up in the end of the day. Scandic Mountain Guides gives you a head start to other skiers. For more information visit our website www.scandicguides.com or contact us on info@scandicguides.com
Volcano Heli
Volcano Heli offers sightseeing tours, film & photo and dual-control flights. We at Volcano Heli are passionate about flying and offering our customers with a unique vantage point to explore the impressive and ever-changing landscapes of the land of fire and ice.Our most popular tours go to Askja Caldera, Myvatn, the new lava field Holuhraun, the biggest glacier Vatnajökull and into the colorful highlands. Remote places can be visited easily from the air by helicopter, including several geothermal areas. We are committed to providing you with a great experience, thus we can adjust or customize every flight to your wishes, as long as our high standards of safety are maintained. Departures from:- Möðrudalur, North-East Iceland- Reykjavik Airport Please contact for tours and booking information.
Circle Air
Circle Air is an Air Tours and Charter Air company operating from Akureyri and Reykjavik. We build on decades of experience in business and aviation.  Our main base is in Northern Iceland in the beautiful city of Akureyri, often referred to as the Capital of the North. There are many unique things to do near Akureyri such as flying the Diamond Circle tour which includes Dettifoss the second most powerful waterfall in all of Europe, Icelandic Highlands, the rare opportunity to cross the Arctic Circle, land on a glacier, the majestic Akureyri mountains and much more.  We offer photography tours, sightseeing tours, helicopter tours, private tours and transport in Iceland and Greenland. Circle Air´s GA8 Airvan is ideal for sightseeing, transport, whale watching, parachuting, private adventures and whatever kind of flying that requires rugged reliability.   In addition, we provide  a twin engine 19 seater Twin Otter and a comfortable 9 seater King Air B200. If you would like to visit Greenland which is within 1,5 hours from Akureyri International Airport then we can make it possible.  Most people go sightseeing by bus or a car. Why not make your experience in Iceland unique and do sightseeing by plane ! Or be even more adventurous and make your experience in Iceland stand out and go sightseeing by helicopter ! Circle Air can make your Arctic journey a life changing experience. All you got to do is let us !
Arctic Heli Skiing
Jökull Bergmann is the founder and lead guide of Arctic Heli Skiing. As Iceland'sfirst and only UIAGM-IFMGA certified mountain guide it is his and the entire team’spleasure to make your mountain adventure come true, be it in Iceland, Greenland or around the globe. With over 20 years of experience guiding ski touring groups in the area, we extended our programs in 2008 to heli skiing, becoming the first heli ski operation in Iceland. Arctic Heli Skiing specializes in custom made exploratory Helicopter skiing adventures in the Troll Peninsula in Iceland and Greenland where we invite you to join us for a grand adventure of first descents, Northern Lights and skiing all the way down to the ocean, basking in the rays of the midnight sun. As Iceland’s premier heli ski operation we guarantee you that your safety and pleasure is our highest priority.The potential for world class downhill skiing here is mind blowing, with vertical descents of up to 1500m or almost 5000ft. Our vast terrain covers more than 4000 square kilometers, or 1500 square miles of breathtaking Arctic mountains with terrain that suits every skiers ability be it extreme couloirs or wide-open glaciers. Our position just below the Arctic Circle with the mountains rising straight out of the sea allows for a skiing experience of a lifetime, skiing from summit to sea shore. Check out our web page for great photos, videos and articles on skiing in Iceland. Our season starts at the end of February when we typically experience powder conditions and continues until the end of June with generally excellent corn skiing. The fact that the Troll Peninsula is surrounded by the Arctic Ocean makes for incredible opportunities for skiing right down to the ocean on stable coastal snowpack but also adds the excitement of Arctic weather and conditions. Throw in a mix of Northern lights, midnight sun, volcanic activity, hot springs, lava fields and a unique Viking culture and you will find that Iceland is a true adventure skiing destination.We look forward to seeing you in the mountains. www.arcticheliskiing.comwww.bergmenn.comwww.ravenhilllodge.comwww.karlsa.com
Viking Heliskiing
Viking Heliskiing specializes in heliskiing trips in the north part of Iceland. Our headquarters are located in Ólafsfjorður and Tröllaskagi (the Troll peninsula) is our main heli-skiing area, a world class skiing area with thousands of slopes waiting for their first descents. The founders of Viking Heliskiing, Jóhann H. Hafstein and Björgvin Björgvinsson, are both former ski racers and members of the Icelandic National Skiing Team. In recent years they have mainly engaged in alpine skiing, big mountain skiing and freeriding. Viking Heliskiing has a powerful team of skillful and experienced ski guides, specializing in challenging conditions. The Troll peninsula, our main skiing area, has variable terrain to offer and choices that should fit all types of skiers. If you want to ski comfortably down big mountain routes – we do that, if you want to ski steep - we ski steep, and if you want to ski extremely steep - we ski extremely steep! In any case, we will make sure not to let our skiers go in over their heads, as their safety is our priority.
Nonni Travel
Nonni Travel is fully licensed travel agency and tour operator, owned and managed by locals in the beautiful north of Iceland. Nonni Travel has been operating since 1989 and offers tours in Iceland, Greenland and the Faroe Islands for both individuals and groups.  We at Nonni Travel truly believe that those three countries are the most awesome places to be! Each country itself promises a unique experience and unforgettable memories. Each of them is completely different, each of them carries their own unique signature and spirit but they all stand for their breathtaking natural beauty, their pureness and authenticity and their fascinating Nordic cultural heritage and lifestyle. Over the past 30 years Nonni Travel has built a reputation for reliability and personal service. The guides and lecturers are carefully selected individuals with a good language standard and knowledge of history, culture, geography, geology and natural history. Nonni Travel aims to encourage the travel of foreign and Icelandic visitors to the region and can assist other agencies with clients wishing to travel to Iceland, Faroe Islands and Greenland. Through Nonni Travel you can book day tours, activities all over Iceland, package tours, tailor made tours, multi day tours, self drive packages and private guided tours. Nonni Travel is a one-stop shop for all your needs. Our mission & serviceWe want our clients to experience the spirit of the Arctic that we love so much and show them what we believe are Europe’s best hidden secrets. We want our customers to enjoy themselves, to be able to connect with the beauty of our destinations and go home with this certain glow in their eyes and a lot of good memories. We provide services in Iceland, Greenland and the Faroe Islands based on our extensive experience and networks in these countries We offer an awesome selection of tours – both standard and tailor-made & private – for indidvidual travellers, groups and cruiseship visitors all designed by ourselves or carefully selected from chosen partners We are in love with creating self-drive packages of any kind – from adventurous to slow travel We design unforgettable group experiences both guided and private We organize conferences and events (Our newest project we are totally proud of: We organize the Myvatn Marathon 2020!) We offer reliable ship handling & cruise service See also the company web site www.nonnitravel.is for further information on tours  
Jón Þór Benediktsson / The Traveling Viking
The Traveling Viking is an Icelandic tour operator in Akureyri that provide tours all over Iceland, with the main focus on the North-EastOur speciality is in the quality of our tours. We focus on making a good tour for everyone that contacts us and we promise to do our best for each and every customer.Some of our destinations are; Dettifoss, Myvatn, Godafoss, Siglufjord and Akureyri.

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Volcano Air 863-0590
Arctic Advanced Þorláksgeisli 47 113 Reykjavík 777-9966
Icelandic Adventure Hrafnagilsstræti 38 600 Akureyri 6601642