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
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. [...]
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.