Here are some highlights that you might see and experience in some of our tours; lava coastline, deep bird cliffs, puffins, gannet, colourful ocean caves, biggest and oldest elephant in the-world, worldwide almost youngest volcano, windiest place of Europe, Mid-Atlantic ridge, saxophone in the cave
Viking tours is a fully licensed travel operator with many years of experience in Westman Islands. We can offer you a wide range of magnificent experiences in Westman Islands like boat tours, bus tours, hiking tours and catering service. Viking tours office is located at café Kró on the small boat harbour nearby the ferry.
Enjoy the unique volcanic nature, one of the largest varieties of see birds in Iceland, the volcanic coastline with their deep bird cliffs, the youngest volcano in the world, one of the windiest places in Europe and the fantastic view to the mainland and over Westman Islands like Surtsey during our tours. Before or after the tour you can enjoy a lovely hot soup with bread and coffee/tea at lunchtime, and/or something sweet with coffee/tea in the afternoon.
- 19.June 2017
The Folk Museum of Vestmannaeyjar is a new museum built on old traditions. In addition to the many artifacts housed there, today’s technology gives the history and culture a new dimension. While the adults are learning about the stories of fishing, cliff hunting, the Eldfell eruption of 1973, and the Algerian pirate raid of 1627, the children can dress themselves in pirate costumes and search for hidden treasure in the pirate cave.
- 2.June 2017
The puffins are here!
In Vestmannaeyjar you have a great opportunity to see life puffins flying around the mountains and sitting in the cliffs.
- 19.May 2016
This coming weekend, May 20– 21, Háaloftið will be hosting a large music celebration. Alongside this various restaurants in Vestmannaeyjar will be offering special three course menus and museums will also be hosting some musical events.