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Icelandic Lava Show

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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The only show in the world where you can safely experience red-hot lava in close proximity, see it flowing, hear it sizzling, and feel the heat that radiates from it. Shows every day at 13:30 and 17:00. An intimate and thrilling one-of-a-kind...more
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Vikurbraut 5, Vik 870, Iceland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Couldn’t recommend this place enough, didn’t really know what to expect going into it but genuinely one of the best things we decided to do on our trip to Iceland. It was really informative and quite interactive, even got a bit emotional watching the back...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Lucy F
Reviewed 2 days ago

We really enjoyed the lava show, Holly was a great presenter. It is a unique experience that I would recommend to anyone who wanted to learn more about volcanoes and lava

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank 09embo
Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I had a great time! Watching a live lava streaming a meter away from you is an unparalleled experience. Our guide Holly was terrific - well-spoken and knowledgable. A great way to be introduced to Iceland's awesome powers, bubbling beneath the surface....More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Vacation826481
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Honestly, one of the coolest things we did in Iceland. The lava show is very informative and just plain awesome. The instructor was great and her passion for volcanoes was infectious. She manipulated real live lava right in front of us, teaching us various things...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Bexitron
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We totally loved this presentation and the information provided, we highly suggest going if you are visiting Iceland!

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Shannon G
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great show / awesome education- just 40 minutes - well worth the 35.00 per person and time spent . Direct descendent of Katla eruption created and runs the show. Also excellent soup kitchen and bistro

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank jendbe1
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went to the Icelandic Lava Show in Vik already excited, but after it was over we were even more excited. The show is super informative and standing a few feet away from real lava and seeing how it acts is an experience we will...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Jadtz3
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Can highly recommend this attraction! Great explanations and a nice show. Júliús is a great host. Don't forget to try the soup afterwards.

Thank Z274GEannan
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Brilliant show! Julius (the Founder) is amazing. Thank you for this unique experience. :) Must do in Iceland!!!!

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank DG900626
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited in August based on our friends advise. The show is roughly 45 min long. The staff were very knowledgeable and provided a great brief history lesson about past eruptions on the island. We were able to play with the molten lava and got...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Alex Y
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Nancy R
July 25, 2019|
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