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Visit the Westman Islands, Iceland
A volcanic archipelago of fifteen rocky islands, the Westman Islands lie off Iceland’s south coast. Spend the day exploring the main island of Heimaey with its volcanoes, restaurants and Viking ruins.
Discover the secrets of the remote Westman Islands as you spend the day exploring the largest island, Heimaey, with its population of approximately 4,000. Easily explored on foot, a day on Heimay might include a visit to the Eldfell volcano or a city tour to include the Viking ruins of the Herjólfsdalur valley. Further afield, your guide can drive you to the Helgafell and ldfell volcanoes, including a visit to the Eldheimar museum where you can learn about the birth of Surtsey Island, a UNESCO world-heritage site formed by an eruption in 1963.
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Start your Arctic adventure in Iceland’s capital, Reykjavík before boarding for sea spend time on land exploring the waterfalls and mountains of Thingvellir National Park. Sail across to southern Greenland where you will see dramatic fjord scenery and and the vast glaciers in Prince Christian Sound. See turquoise waters and towering icebergs before crossing the sea to Canada’s East Coast.