This is a short flight over to Westman Islands/Heimaey that gives a spectacular bird’s eye view of the Islands. Westman Islands/Heimaey is one of the best kept secrets in Iceland and you haven’t seen Iceland until you have visited the Islands. Westman Islands/Heimaey is one of the wonders of nature, close by is “Surtsey” earths youngest island ever formed. Westman islands are surrounded by mountains, islands, volcanoes and seabirds. Westman islands/Heimaey is a perfect place to visit and see how people of Westman Islands have rebuild their community after a massive volcanic eruption that started in Heimaey itself on 23 January in 1973 and destroyed and/or damaged about 60% of all the houses of the town. Close to one third of all houses were covered by lava, and almost all local residents were evacuated. You will spot some of the most interesting features of the island, where nature has sculpted a fascinating landscape teeming with diverse bird and animal life, including the world´s largest puffin colony. In Westman Islands you can go on a boat tour around the island (seasonal), go on a guided tour around the island, go wining and dining, and play golf and so much more.Easy, fast and convenient way to travel.
Flight to Westman Islands.This is a short flight over to Westman Islands/Heimaey that gives a spectacular bird’s eye view of the Islands.