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Viðey Ferry - From the Old Harbour

Duration20 minutes
DifficultyVery Easy

Traverse away from shore to an island of tranquility in this smooth winter sail to the unique home of art, wildlife, and Icelandic culture.

What to expect?

Ferry departure point is Reykjavík's Old Harbour, a mere 5 min. walk from the city center. Viðey Island is a unique place that combines history, art and nature. It is only a few minutes away from the city by boat and is well known for its tranquillity and the spirit of bygone centuries.On Viðey you can enjoy all the unspoiled nature reigns which has a unique place in Icelandic history. Birdlife abounds on the island, while out­stand­ing works of modern art also make their mark. Gallery Restaurant/Café is open to all visitors, where you are able to buy refreshments in one of Icelands oldest houses and the first stonehouse built. Other noteworthy attention points are Viðey Church, Viðeyjarnaust Cabin, the Old School House and the Water Reservoir.

Departure: 11:50 and 14:50

Return ferry: 11:30, 14:30 and 17:30

What is included?

  • Return tickets
  • Ferry from the old harbour to Viðey
  • Return ferry can be to any of the three harbours

What do I need to bring?

  • Sturdy footwear
  • Appropriate clothing

Additional Information

  • Voucher: You will receive a secure voucher to either print out or present on your mobile phone.
  • Cancellation Policy: Fee of 100% if cancelled 24 hours before event or less.
  • Quality Assurance: Travelade only works with selected local partners we trust to provide high quality service.

Meeting Point

  • Old Harbour Reykjavik

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