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€ 62.50
Adult (Age 15-99)
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Westman Islands Natural History Bus Tour

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Duration: 2 hours
Product code: 4825
Overview

The 15 islands that make up the Westman Islands archipelago, or Vestmannaeyjar in Icelandic, have been formed by volcanic eruptions over the past 12,000 years, and are quite young in geological terms.

Dotted with volcanic craters, lined by jagged sea cliffs, and home to world-class restaurants, the main island of Heimaey is a unique place to visit with a variety of activities to choose from.

This bus tour takes you on a trip to discover the one inhabited island of the Westman Islands.

Sitting on the Mid-Atlantic Ridge, they are home to a unique landscape made up of volcanoes, lava, and windswept cliffs.

Along the way, you will learn about the volcanic eruptions that formed this small island, see the ruins of the first settler, stand in the windiest place in Europe and explore the small town of 4,500 inhabitants, Vestmannayjabær.

Highlights
  • Tour Heimaey Island by bus and come up close to the volcanoes that have formed it
  • Spot the varied wildlife on land and sea
  • Stand in the windiest place in the world
  • Visit the farmhouse ruins of the first settler on Westman Islands
Good to Know
  • Scheduling Scheduling: Shared Tour
  • Languages offered on the Activity / TourLanguages offered on the Activity / Tour: English
  • Duration Duration: 2 hours
  • Printed or Mobile Voucher Accepted Printed or Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Children from the age of 9 - 14 pay a reduced rateChildren from the age of 9 - 14 pay a reduced rate
  • Children from the age of 0 - 8 are free of chargeChildren from the age of 0 - 8 are free of charge
  • This tour operates from May to SeptemberThis tour operates from May to September
  • Easy Cancellation Easy Cancellation
    Cancel up to 1 day in advance for a full refund
  • Instant Confirmation Instant Confirmation
  • Cut-off TimeCut-off Time
    Available to be booked until 1 days before the tour starts. We reserve the option to confirm the tour or not due to availability.
Inclusions
  • Round trip transportation
  • Professional tour guide
Exclusions
  • Other services not mentioned
  • Personal expenses
  • Optional Gratuities
Meeting Point
Departure from Viking Tours office at Tangagata 7 at 13:45

Know Before You Go
  • Please consider that all trips are depending on weather conditions and wildlife sighting cannot be guaranteed.
  • Passengers must arrive 15 minutes prior to the scheduled bus departure at the Viking Tours office at Tangagata 7
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