• Viðey Island - a natural treasure close to the city centre
  • Jump and bounce on the waves of joy
  • Rent a bike
  • Imagine peace with Yoko Ono´s masterpiece
  • Milestones by Richard Serra
  • The village that disappeared
  • Family Island
  • Concerts, dinners, festivities, café
  • Outdoor recreation
  • Bird-watching

Diverse bird life


The bird life on Viðey Island is quite diverseand Snorri Sigurðsson ornithologist will be guide on a walk around the island which if full of birdlife at this time of the year. About 30 species nest on the island. Among common birds in Viðey are the eider, fulmar, graylag goose, snipe, purple sandpiper and oystercatcher. Guests will learn about the bird life of the island, the most common species and their habitats, both breeding species and visitors.


Viðeyjarstofa og Viðeyjarkirkja

Summer solstice walk – a celebration of life and culture!


We’ll celebrate sum­mer solstice with a walk on Videy Island on June 21st. One of our tour gui­des will be Þór Jakobsson meteorolog­ist who will tell us about the solstice, its festi­vals and rituals which vary from cult­ure to cult­ure. This year there will be a talk from Margrét Leifsdóttir who is a health councillor. [...]

Family tour to Richard Serra‘s Áfangar in Viðey Island and Hafnarhús


Guided tours through the exhi­bition Áfangar by Richard Serra in Hafnarhús at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. and around the artist´s work in Viðey Island at 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. Refreshments in Viðey Island. The ferry departs from Ægis­garður pier at 11:50 am and 2:50 p.m.

Kort af Viðey

Þú getur fengið kortið með því að smella á myndina.