Hamburg: Professor Lidenbrock buys a manuscript from a strange old man, which describes a wonderful journey to the center of the earth. He shows it to his niece Glauben and her fiancé, Axel, and the three of them decide to start the voyage at once. In Iceland, Professor Fredrikson, and a guide, Hans, join the expedition. They soon find the entry of the earth’s center into an inactive volcano. But following an underground storm and earthquake, they fall in a deep crevice. While exploring their new surroundings, they meet a mysterious character who offers them help. In his company they discover wonderful things such as an underground sea, a forest of gigantic mushrooms, giant sea serpents, dinosaurs and a King Kong-type gorilla… They come upon a beautiful underground city, but their new guide then reveals his real motives and tries to kill them all in an explosion. An earthquake then starts, propelling the adventurers to the surface through a volcano… will they make their way back to Hamburg? Filmed in Spain.