Hellisheidi Geothermal Power Plant Tours
The third-largest geothermal power station in the world, Hellisheidi is a state-of-the-art facility run on sustainable methods. This site is of interest to travelers because along with Iceland's other geothermal station at Nesjavellir, Hellisheidi provides 30 percent of the island's total electricity and hot water. Often visited on adventurous mountain biking or jeep tours through southern Iceland, the station creates electricity through the constant geothermal activity that takes place way below the ground, caused by the shifting of the tectonic plates between North America and Europe.
Address: Hellisheiðarvirkjun, Hengill, South-west Iceland 810, Iceland
Hours: Daily 9am–5pm
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What are Hellisheidi Geothermal Power Plant hours of operation?
Hellisheidi Geothermal Power Plant hours of operation: Daily 9am–5pm. Buy tickets in advance on Viator. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund.
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