Viking Heli Skiing


First descents, jaw-dropping beauty, exciting cultural adventures, and more, in the wild north of Iceland!

"Snowy winters on the Troll peninsula of Iceland"

In the far north of Iceland, untouched expanses of soft, fluffy powder are waiting for you, and Viking Heliskiing can take you there. Ólafsfjörður is known for its spectacularly snowy winters and breathtaking landscapes, but after a visit there, you’ll remember its epic snow and fun terrain. Viking Heliskiing is based in Ólafsfjörður and Tröllaskagi (Troll peninsula) in the north of Iceland. Led by two former Olympic skiers and a powerfull team of certified heliski guides, Viking Heliskiing can take you to some of the most exciting and challenging terrain in Europe. Whatever you’re looking for, you’ll find it in Iceland. The guides at Viking Heliskiing provide a personalized service, working with only small groups and choosing terrain that meets your requirements, whether you want steep and deep, or wide open glacier cruising

Viking Heliskiing offers a variety of packages, from 2 day trips up to 7 day trips. Our guest will have to choose between our Special package, Semi Private package or a Private package all depending on how they want to spend their heliskiing adventure with Viking Heliskiing. Our guests will stay at the exclusvie Viking Heliskiing lodge Þverá in the valley of Ólafsfjörður fjord. The lodge is sorrounded by towering mountains with the ability to end your ski-day skiing down to the main lodge and guest cabins.

"Various adventures and exclusive accomodation"

You will stay in one of our 100m² cabins with a private hot tub. At the main lodge you will enjoy gourmet 3 course meals that our chef prepares made with fresh Icelandic and local food such as goose, lamb and arctic char. After an active day in the mountains you can loosen your muscles, have a glass of wine and enjoy the relaxation of the geothermal water in our indoor hot tub or at our new sauna. You may also enjoy sitting down at the bar in the main lodge aside the hot tub and unwind with a pint of the Icelandic Viking beer and watch our chef prepare the dinner. Our main lodge is also equipped with a pool table and dart board to challenge your friends to a game or two.
Let our talented guides take you to the incredible terrain that the Troll Peninsula has to offer. Whether it is shreding the powder in March and watching the Northern lights in the evening, or skiing in the stable spring corn snow from summitt to sea and watch the midnight sun in the end of May, a trip to Viking Heliskiing is a dream come true for every skier.

In the area there are plenty of other activities available such as a visit to craft breweries, Icelands only luxury beer spa, whale whatcing, sea angling, horse back riding, snorkeling, museums etc. Name it and we do it. The Viking crew will take good care of you and make sure that you stay will be unforgettable. Adventure is waiting and LUEX and Viking Heliskiing can make your adventure dreams come true!


4 reasons to choose Viking Heliskiing:

  1. Remote, untracked terrain!
  2. Huge variety of trip options and add-ons to customize the perfect experience.
  3. Excellent choice for late spring or early summer when the resorts down south are getting slushy.
  4. Overnight trips include accommodation and all meals for an easy, hassle-free trip!
  • Western Europe
  • Northern
  • Iceland
Mountain Range
  • None
  • None
Ski Resort
  • None
  • Heli
Accomm. Type
  • Lodge/Chalet
Suited For
  • Families
  • Couples
  • Solo Travelers
  • Groups
  • $$$ - Luxury
  • $$ - Medium
Meal Plans
  • Full Board
Room Type
  • Single Bed Room
  • Double Bed Room
  • Twin Bed Room
  • Triple Bed Room
Amenities & Activities
  • Internet Wifi
  • Sauna
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Massage
Services offered
  • Guiding
  • Airport Transfer
Ability Level
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced
  • Pro
Snow Conditions
Dominant Terrain Type
  • Open Terrain
  • Steep Terrain
  • Glaciers
Average Annual Snowfall
  • None
Snow Pack
  • Maritime
Crowd Factor
  • Low
Explorer Level
  • Medium
PP/Night from US$ 1,470