If you’ve been dreaming of flying over to Iceland to soak in the Blue Lagoon, stare in wonder at stunning waterfalls like Gulfoss Falls, and hike along the Sigöduglijúr or Fjadrargljufur Canyon rims and volcanic trails, the great news is that those opportunities can be found right in downtown Vancouver. FlyOver Iceland Vancouver is back at FlyOver Canada.
Get ready to board FlyOver Canada and thrill in its latest flight ride, Legendary Iceland. Located at Canada Place on the downtown Vancouver waterfront, this feature is playing from February 17 to April 18, 2022. This is the perfect BC Family Day and spring break activity for the family.
FlyOver Iceland Vancouver at FlyOver Canada
If you’ve ever visited FlyOver Canada to enjoy its Canadian features or seasonal films like search for Santa, you’ll remember that incredible flight experience. The sensation of soaring over the mythical and stunning Icelandic landscape will amaze family members of all ages.
FlyOver Canada’s Legendary Iceland feature begins with its pre-show before the flight ride. The pre-show explores the impact nature, time and humankind have had on shaping the remarkable Icelandic landscape. During this multimedia experience, guests learn about everything from volcanoes and glaciers to Vikings and trolls.
How do they do this? Using industry-leading technology and techniques, the FlyOver team crafts immersive original productions. Led by creative director Rick Rothschild and acclaimed aerial cinematography director Dave Mossop of Whistler, BC, locations come to life in FlyOver films. When paired with soaring, atmospheric scores composed by members of the legendary band Sigur Rós from Iceland, the adventure reaches some pretty epic heights.
The complete Iceland experience
The Legendary Iceland experience includes;
- A full flight-ride film, which was originally shown in Iceland
- Icelandic-themed treat, such as lava cake and fire and ice cocktails, available for purchase at the Flying Whale Waterfront Café
- Take a day trip to Iceland without leaving home.
Planning your visit to FlyOver Canada
Purchase timed entry tickets online for the best deal. Masks are mandatory at FlyOver Canada. You will need to show proof of vaccination in accordance with provincial guidelines. Entrance is guaranteed within 30 min from the issued time. Tickets for children are $10 off adult price (age 15 or under and at least 102 cm / 40 inches tall). Children 12 and younger need a guardian of at least 14 years old.
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About FlyOver Canada by Pursuit
The FlyOver flight ride utilizes a unique and state-of-the-art moving platform with six degrees of motion, multi-sensory special effects and 20-metre half-spherical screen that provides guests with an unparalleled flight across iconic locations and natural landscapes. Special effects, including wind, mist and scents, combine with the ride’s motion to create an unforgettable entertainment experience. Owned and operated by Pursuit, FlyOver Canada in Vancouver is the first flight attraction for the global tourism and hospitality brand, which also includes the newly launched FlyOver in Las Vegas, FlyOver Iceland in Reykjavik and FlyOver Canada in Toronto (expected opening 2024). For more information about FlyOver Canada visit flyovercanada.com.
Pursuit is an attractions and hospitality company that provides a collection of inspiring and unforgettable experiences in iconic destinations. From world-class attractions, distinctive lodges and engaging tours in stunning national parks and renowned global travel locations, to our growing collection of FlyOver flight ride experiences in the vibrant cities of Vancouver, Reykjavik, Las Vegas, and Toronto (expected opening 2024), Pursuit’s elevated hospitality experiences enable visitors to discover and connect with these iconic destinations. With a strategic direction to build an expanding portfolio of extraordinary travel experiences, Pursuit remains focused on delivering unforgettable and inspiring experiences in iconic locations worldwide. Pursuit is part of Viad Corp (NYSE: VVI). For more information visit pursuitcollection.com
Disclosure: This article is sponsored by Pursuit and FlyOverCanada.