One tour per person
Flexible
Duration
For everyone
Age limit
1/5
Physical rating

A day exploring the main island of Vestmannaeyjar (Westman Island), Heimaey allows some of the best nature of Iceland to be fully appreciated and absorbed at an ideal pace. Heimaey is the home of Eldfell volcano, that erupted in 1973, there are its lava flows and crater to explore (and ascend if wished).

The itinerary is tailor-made to your wishes:  volcanos, amazing rock formation, coastal cliffs, colourful town and Eldheimar Exhibition vividly illustrates the events of the 1973 eruption.

Vestmannaeyjar people are super accommodating and are famous for their cooking and fresh ingredients – We will make sure that you will try out some of their signature delicacies.

If requested the tour can be done on a bike – highly recommended. We can provide all of the necessary equipment.

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION Midgard Base Camp – Dufþaksbraut 14 Hvolsvöllur, and nearby hotels in the Hella / Hvolsvöllur area.
DEPARTURE TIME Flexible – contact us for more info. Swing by a little earlier for a nice cup of coffee!
DURATION Part day / Full day / Multiday
WEAR Comfortable clothing, hiking shoes and warm clothes according to this area’s weather forecast! Check out our packing lists on our FAQ page to make sure you have everything you need in your backpack.
INCLUDED
Professional guidance Ferry ride
Pick-up & drop-off in Hvolsvöllur / Hella area Beautiful sights and scenery
Up on request
Lunch / BBQ
Private tour

You can book this trip through our secure booking widget on this site. Feel free to request for a change of activity levels or a private tour through adventure@midgard.is. You can call us at +354 578 3370 from 09:00 – 17:00 all weekdays.

Departure location – Midgard Base Camp