FlyOver Iceland

All year Daily About 30 minutes Reykjavík Grandi Area Very easy

FlyOver Iceland is located in the exciting Grandi Harbor District, this all season attraction takes you on a breathtaking journey across Iceland. Soar over land, sea and ice. Move with the arctic winds.

This activity  is an immersive flight experience.The ride utilizes state-of-the-art technology to give the guest the feeling of flight. Guests will hang suspended, feet dangling, before a 20-meters spherical screen while our film whisks you away on an exhilarating journey across Iceland. Special effects, including wind, mist and scents, combine with the ride’s motion to create an unforgettable experience. Before your flight begins, you’ll be immersed in the magic of Iceland in pre-ride events.

Our flight guides, a storyteller and resident troll Sú Vitra will lead you through two unique adventures that’ll ignite your imagination with stories of Iceland, its people and the natural forces at work.

The FlyOver Iceland building is a landmark at the Grandi district. This beautifully designed house not only holds the FlyOver Iceland flight ride and pre-shows but also a souvenir shop with handpicked local items, photos from the ride and unique souvenirs. The ground floor houses as well a café where you can relax before or after your virtual flight.


  1. The Longhouse Storyteller experience
  2. The Well of Time experience
  3. Ultimate Flying Ride
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Tour highlights

  • Virtual experience
  • Great buzz
  • Traditional Icelandic folk tale pre-show experience
  • Full motion seating for a true sense of flight
  • Wraparound screen puts you right in the thick of the action
  • The Well Of Time immersive exploration pre-show experience
  • 4D Wind, scent and vapor effects


  • About half an hour virtual flight tour that takes you all over Iceland
  • Two original pre-show experiences

Good to know

  • Opening hours: Monday-Friday 11am to 7pm / Saturday-Sunday 10am to 7pm.
  • Open all year round except December 24-25 and January 1st 2022.
  • The perfect activity for a cold or rainy day.
  • The experience involves standing for between 20 and 30 minutes, and ascending and descending stairs. (Assistance is available, please contact FlyOverIceland before your visit.)
  • Wheelchair users: If able can either transfer themselves from their wheelchair to the ride seat or enjoy the experience from the ride platform.
  • There is no admission fee for a companion who is accompanying a paying disabled guest.
  • Children must be at least 102cm/40″ tall in order to ride.


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