Aerial images from the volcanic eruption at Fimmvörðuháls in Iceland. Images taken on 4th of April 2010. The volcanic eruption began on the 21st of March 2010, located on the popular hiking route Fimmvörðuháls, east of Eyjafjallajökull glacier. The ongoing eruption has become a large tourist attraction. The molten lava flows from the volcano's vent into nearby gorges, Hvannárgil and Hrunagil, creating a lava-"waterfall".