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Firework show at Jökulsárlón

08/11/2018 - 08/11/2018

If you want to experience something extraordinary don´t miss out on the annual firework show at Jokulsarlon glacier lagoon which is held on the 11th of August. The show starts at 23:00 o’clock.

This 30 minute fireworks show is a collaboration between the local search and rescue team and the staff at Jokulsarlon boat ride company.

The annual fireworks show at Jokulsarlon in the Vatnajokull Region is a not-to-be-missed event that you will always remember. Illuminated icebergs bathed in colour from the magnificent firework show in natures most spectacular surrounding creates an extraordinary experience for spectators.
The fireworks show is an annual event and this is the 18th time it is held. Number of visitors has been escalating through the years and last year about 1500 visitors enjoyed the show. The fireworks show is a collaboration between the Hornafjordur search and rescue association, Jokulsarlon boat trips and Visit Vatnajökull.

All the fee goes to support the SAR team and their work.
The entrance fee is 1.500 kr. per person, but free entrance for children 12 year old and younger.

Tickets can be bought on the Jökulsárlón at the night off the event, but we recommend to buy tickets in presale if possible, just to make things faster at the night off the event.

The tickets can be bought in presale at these places: 
Olís in Höfn
N1 Höfn
Gamla búð – Höfn Harbour
Hotel Smyrlabjörg
The ticket-sales at Jökulsárlón.
Freysnes kiosk
Hotel Kirkjubæjarklaustur

You can see pictures from the last firework show here.


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