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Sightseeing 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.

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.
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
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.
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 !
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  
Scandic Mountain Guides
 We at the Scandic Mountain Guides specialisein ski touring/splitboarding trips in the wintertime and hiking tours in thesummertime. Scandic Mountain Guides is located in Siglufjörður, approximately1:15h by car from Akureyri.   Tröllaskagi (Troll Peninsula) is our mainskiing and hiking area. It is a world-class skiing area with thousands ofslopes waiting for their first descents. In the summertime, there are infinitepossibilities to hike around the peninsula and to places where few people haveever been before.  The founders of Scandic Mountain Guides,Jóhann Haukur Hafstein and Björgvin Björgvinsson are both former alpine skiracers and members of the Icelandic Olympic team. In recent years they havemainly engaged in backcountry skiing and freeriding during the winter andhiking tours in the summertime. Jóhann and Björgvin have also been runningScandics’ sisters' company VikingHeliskiing, focusing on heliskiing/heliboarding holidays since2013.     Scandic Mountain Guides has developed a groupof the most talented crew. We have a powerful and skilful team of guides,ranging from professional skiers to mountain guides with UIAGM/IFMGAcertification and more than 35 years of experience in the industry.     The Troll Peninsula has a varied terrain thatshould fit all skiers and hikers. And the views! The views are somethingspectacular for what it is worth to come and ski tour/splitboard in the northof Iceland in the first place. Viking Heliskiing allows our guests to do heli-assisted ski touring. That meansthe helicopter will fly you up to mountains that you would typically not beable to visit, and from there, your ski touring/splitboarding experiencestarts!  Please, visit our Scandic MountainGuides website for more information about our offers or send usan e-mail at info@scandicguides.com.  Let’s ski tour/splitboard/hike together in theIcelandic beauty mountains!  The Scandic Mountain Guides crew.  
Viking Heliskiing
 Founded in 2013, Viking Heliskiing is aheliskiing/heliboarding company that specialises in bringing the uniqueskiing/snowboarding experience possible while staying in Iceland.   Jóhann Hafsteinn Haukson & BjörgvinBjörgvinsson, founders of the company, are former professional alpine skiersand members of the Icelandic National Skiing Team. They know the TrollPeninsula area the most since they skied here their whole life. Therefore we atViking Heliskiing make sure that this type of holiday will be unique andunforgettable for everyone joining.  Situated in Siglufjörður, we take you toplaces people usually don’t get. Troll Peninsula is a fantastic spot with alltypes of terrain for skiing/snowboarding. Our Viking Heliskiing crew has themost powerful, skillful and experienced guides that always take care of guests’safety and that everyone will have fun while skiing/snowboarding all thoseuntouched lines with breathtaking views.   Simply, if you want to ski comfortablydown extensive mountain routes – we do that. If you wish to ski steep - we skisteep, and if you want to ski extremely steep - we ski extremely steep! In anycase, we will make sure not to let our skiers/snowboarders go in over theirheads, as their safety is our priority.  For all our packages, photos,information, and FAQs, please visit our VikingHeliskiing website or send us an e-mail at info@vikingheliskiing.com.  We are proud to announce that we atViking Heliskiing are also opening our first 5* luxury lodge Höfði Lodge at the end of 2023/ beginningof 2024. Situated next to Grenivík, only 25 minutes by car from Akureyri, HöfðiLodge will be the place to stay. Place where you can relax, enjoy theadventure, great kitchen and call it a perfect holiday in every way!The lodge will be focused on the luxury adventure holidays in the North ofIceland for the whole year. From heliskiing/heliboarding to e-mountain biking,hiking, hunting, horseback riding, all ocean adventures possible and othermixed adventure packages. Please visit the Höfði Lodge website or our Instagram/Facebookto know more.  We look forward to welcoming you for anexceptional heliskiing/heliboarding experience!  The Viking Heliskiing crew.  

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Volcano Air 101 Reykjavík 863-0590
Arctic Advanced Rjúpnasalir 10 201 Kópavogur 777-9966
Icelandic Adventure Hrafnagilsstræti 38 600 Akureyri 6601642
Mýflug Air Reykjahlíð Airport 660 Mývatn 464-4400