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Puffin and Volcano Tour in Vestmannaeyjar

By: EyjaTours
Highlights
  • Go inside a volcano and see puffins up close

  • See the sites in a day on a guided tour

  • Easy transportation to each location

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Puffin and Volcano Tour in Vestmannaeyjar
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Overview

Learn about Iceland’s history and local culture as you visit unique natural sights and spend time in a puffin colony on this guided tour. Go into the middle of a volcano, visit Elephant Rock, and go to Stórhöfði, a windy place that’s home to the largest puffin colony in Iceland to meet a live puffin.

What to Expect
Departure is from our office at the harbour in Vestmannaeyjar!

This popular puffin and volcano tour takes you through numerous Icelandic sights, from natural beauty to historical relevance. On this tour, learn about the history and local culture of this island nation, visit unique natural sights, and spend time in a puffin colony. Drive  to Stórhöfði, the windiest place in Europe, and home to the largest puffin colony in Iceland. You'll also visit Herjólfdalur and its volcano and famous elephant rock. Finally, you'll meet one of our famous puffin, a live puffin!

Top Spots
• Sprangan – where you can see your guide do the islander local acrobatic
• Stórhöfði – the windiest place in Europe with loads of puffins and other seabirds
• Eldfell – you will be in the middle of a volcano
• Elephant rock – you will see the famous elephant rock
• Herjólfsdalur -you will see the ruins of the farmhouse of the first settler of Westman islands

NOTE: Please consider that all trips are depending on weather conditions and wildlife sighting cannot be guaranteed.

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1 - 5 of 73 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago
Beautiful Island and wonderful Tour

We enjoyed the Puffin and Volcano Tour so much. The tour guide was great and showed us so many things on the island. The Island is so beautiful!! We did get to see puffin birds diving into the water for fish and also got to...More

Thank 43Ginger62
Reviewed 1 week ago
We never go on tours!

I can’t remember the last time we took a formal tour of a place we were visiting, as we pride ourselves on being independent travelers. That said, we were glad we made an exception here, as this was a great way to learn about the...More

1  Thank Jon5440
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Fun and informative

This tour is a great option if you are making a short visit to the island. The guide was a local who obviously knew the sights well. There was a good mix of information and fun to keep both us and our young kids interested....More

Thank Ashish S
Íris Sif H, Owner at EyjaTours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi :) Thank you for taking the time to give us such a wonderful review. We really appreciate it and we are so happy that you liked our tour. Hopefully we will see you again in Westman islands one day and thank you once again...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Great tour!

We had a great tour with ‘Ebbi’. He is clearly passionate about his hometown/island and very knowledgeable about it. Highly recommend to get a local perspective on life and culture in addition to seeing the sites of the Westmann Islands.More

Thank Sagar S
Íris Sif H, Owner at EyjaTours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Sagar :) Thank you for taking the time to give us such a wonderful review. We really appreciate it and we are so happy that you liked our tour. Hopefully we will see you again in Westman islands one day and thank you once...More

Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile
Ebby was awesome

The tour was absolutely amazing. Our tour guide, Ebby, was very informative and entertaining. The tour highlighted some of the most beautiful sites on the island as well as some of the most humbling. This tour is perfect for anyone who appreciates history and wants...More

Thank Mike D
Íris Sif H, Owner at EyjaTours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Hi Mike :) Thank you for taking the time to give us such lovely review and thank your for sharing these great pictures with us.. We really appreciate it and we are so happy that you liked our tour. Hopefully we will see you again...More

Questions & Answers
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Sara P
1 August 2018|
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Response from Íris Sif H | Property representative |
Hi Sara No the ferry ride is not included in the price, you need to book the ferry tickets separate . The tour takes about 2 hours
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Jessica G
16 July 2018|
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Response from 43Ginger62 |
Not sure about September. Check with the tour company and see when the puffins leave. Good Luck! Ginger J
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Michael P
5 June 2018|
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Response from 43Ginger62 |
Not sure because there were more than 4 people on our tour. You might ask the tour company. Ginger J
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