Iceland, Inside Volcano Thrihnukagigur

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Going inside volcano Thrihnukagigur in Iceland is an extraordinary opportunity (though a bit pricey). A small group of six to eight people board a window washers’ scaffold and are lowered through a narrow rock opening and down about 400 feet.  As you are descending, you enter into a huge, colorific, tear-drop-shaped volcanic chamber. 

The formations and vibrant colors of the chamber are amazing.  You can explore the volcano floor for 20-25 minutes.  Meanwhile the scaffold returns to the surface for the next group.

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  The lift lowers you into the volcano where you enjoy a spectacular view.

The lift lowers you into the volcano where you enjoy a spectacular view.

Find out more about this volcano at https://insidethevolcano.com/the-volcano/