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Helo Helicopter Service of Iceland

Nautholsvegur, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Glacier landing
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Helo, Helicopter Service of Iceland, offers various helicopter services and adventures all over Iceland´s exceptional nature, specializing in sightseeing- and photo flights. We are a cohesive team focused on providing our customers with quality service and a sincere solution driven approach to fulfill our client’s dreams and demands. We adore the Icelandic nature and consider it to be a privilege to have the opportunity to share our vision and experience of it with our guests. We maintain a socially responsible approach in our operation and have set ourselves stricter limits than authorized for minimum height over popular tourist attractions. We truly believe that exploring the fragile Icelandic nature by helicopter is one of the gentlest ways of travelling, leaving the least remarks behind.
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Nautholsvegur, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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"remote area"
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"geothermal area"
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"an amazing experience"
in 5 reviews
"breathtaking views"
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"golden circle"
in 7 reviews
"highly recommend this trip"
in 2 reviews
"once in a lifetime"
in 4 reviews
"bucket list"
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"beautiful country"
in 2 reviews
"pilot"
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"glacier"
in 24 reviews
"sights"
in 8 reviews
"mars"
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"company"
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"nature"
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"field"
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"eyjafjallajokull"
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Reviewed July 22, 2015

We traveled the Golden Circle Experience a trip that took about 3 hours. Included was a stop on the glacier Langjökull and a stop in the geothermal area. The view from an exclusive Bell 407 with oversized windows was amazing and the pilot Gunnar was...More

1  Thank Janerlve
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Disanna, Public Relations Manager at Helo Helicopter Service of Iceland, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2015

Thank you so much for the great review :) I will make sure Gunnar hears about your kind words as well :) I know he will love it. Big smiles from Team HELO

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Reviewed July 16, 2015 via mobile

I highly recommend this trip...the breathtaking views from the air are unmatched! We flew over the geo thermal areas and landed next to the glacier! A special mention to Kunar our pilot,very skilled and experienced...the lady at check in was great and we got an...More

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Disanna, Public Relations Manager at Helo Helicopter Service of Iceland, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2015

Thaaaanks for the amazing review ! How very kind of you :) Hope to see you again All the best Team HELO

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Reviewed June 29, 2015 via mobile

If you only do one thing in Iceland, make sure that treat yourself to a Helo helicopter tour. They have a smart new helicopter and the pilot was reassuringly in control. We had the most exhilarating and fabulously interesting morning of our lives on the...More

3  Thank Nick B
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Reviewed June 27, 2015

I don't know how to compare this two hour ride because it was my first, BUT this was spectacular. Professional pilot in uniform. Clean modern jet helicopter and then an amazing flight including buzzing a nearby waterfall, landing on top of a glacier. And then...More

1  Thank Randy S
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Disanna, Public Relations Manager at Helo Helicopter Service of Iceland, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2015

Thanksvfor the amazing review ! How very kind of you :) Hope to see you again All the best Team HELO

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Reviewed May 3, 2015

I scheduled this tour as a birthday surprise for my boyfriend. He had no idea what we were going to do. Gunnther was great in getting it scheduled and organized. Our pilot was skilled and professional, and it was clear he truly loved his job....More

1  Thank drainbead
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Reviewed May 2, 2015

For my daughter's birthday we took this helicopter flight to Thingvellir. Because of bad weather the route of the flight was slightly changed to the coastline, Seltun, a large lake, and the mountains, and we loved it! The pilot stopped for us at Seltun so...More

1  Thank Nicoline66
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Reviewed February 9, 2015

This was by far the best part of our trip to Iceland. It was 1.5 hours each direction plus 30-45 minutes of circling the volcano. We saw lave flowing and erupting like a fast flowing river. The pilot was incredibly nice. The views along the...More

4  Thank Adam F
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Reviewed December 21, 2014

Our family of five took a private Golden Experience tour today. We were snowed in yesterday and thought we might miss much of Iceland's treasures. On this trip, we saw everything we'd hoped for and more. This tour was value for money in every respect....More

3  Thank EmPryAu1
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Reviewed November 3, 2014

This was a experience of a lifetime.from start to finish it was amazing Eggert and Hauker were great pilots and full of information about the area.landing on the glacier was magical. It was worth every penny. I really highly recommend this company and the sights...More

6  Thank Michellejhiggins
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Reviewed August 31, 2014

We had a wonderful and amazing sightseeing flight with Helo. We took the 2-1/2 hour Golden Experience tour and it was truly delightful to see some of the most beautiful sights in Iceland from this vantage point. The pilot was skilled, knowledgeable and entertaining. He...More

5  Thank GMSnRAS
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