Scenic Skaftafell Airplane Tour

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Enveloped by the Skeiðarársandur black sand beach to the south and west, with its majestic glacial riverbeds weaving abstract patterns in the sand, and Skeiðarárjökull glacier and Öræfajökull glacier volcano to the north, our departure point Skaftafell Terminal, is truly located in a paradise on earth and this tour takes you over the areas with the best conditions of the day. When landing back at Skaftafell Terminal, we hope you got the chance to snap some nice photos and get a glimpse of the magical and diverse landscapes surrounding Skaftafell. Join us for an unforgettable flightseeing experience.

Price from 19,472 ISK
Price from 140 EUR
Price from 148 USD
Price from 119 GBP
Price from 1,071 RMB





Free Cancellation

Free Cancellation

Full refund 24hours before departure time

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Tour Description

Based on the weather forecast, flight conditions and many years of experience, we decide what should be today’s unforgettable experience on this 15-minute air tour from Skaftafell Terminal.

On arrival at Skaftafell Terminal please check in at our reception. You will then meet up with our pilot that will go over the flight route and perform a safety briefing before the flight.

During this scenic air tour, we explore the majestic vistas surrounding the Skaftafell National Park area, home to some of Iceland‘s biggest glaciers, most prolific volcanoes and richest river deltas. Along with being one of Iceland‘s most powerful volcanoes, Öræfajökull also boasts Mt. Hvannadalshnjúkur, the highest peak in Iceland at an impressive 2110 m.

General Information


all year







Minimum age

14 years old


√ Flight with a fully trained mountain,
√ glacier guide,
√ and the necessary equipment such as glacier gear.

What to bring

- Base layer (shirt and long johns) synthetic or wool, mid layer such as good sweater, wool or fleece.
- Mid layer such as fleece jacket, thick wool garment, prima-loft jacket or similar. Second mid layer can be added for colder days. Hiking pants, fleece or soft shell or similar.
- Waterproof breathable jacket like Gore-Tex jacket and pants or similar.
- Good thermal headwear and gloves.
- Socks, synthetic or wool.
- Good hiking boots are essential. The boots should be high enough to provide good ankle support.
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Meeting point

Skaftafell Terminal – Tour Center, Öræfi 785, IS

Tour departs from Skaftafell Terminal, located right next to the national park. Please be sure to arrive 15 minutes prior to you booking. Bring printed or digital copy of your voucher.

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