Fireworks show at Jokulsarlon 2017

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 17th 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, and the Vatnajokull Region.

Entrance fee is 1000 ISK and free for ages 12 and younger. All proceeds go to the Hornafjorður Search and Rescue Team.

The preparation for the show starts during the day when the organizers sail between the icebergs and arrange over hundred candles on them. Then the candles are lit and the fireworks show starts at 11 pm when fireworks are shot up from different locations in the lagoon. Duration: Approx. 20 minutes, starting at 11 pm.

 

Starts
12. August 2017
Ends
12. August 2017

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