This remote archipelago, which lies off the coast of Iceland, has a surprisingly good range of places to eat and drink. Return from a day exploring the natural wonders and settle into one of the cosy bars and restaurants, many of which celebrate Icelandic cuisine. Here’s our pick of the best places to eat and drink on the island.
Once you visit Vestmannaeyjar for the first time you’ll quickly realise what all the fuss is about. It might be small, but it’s chock-o-block with natural wonders and things to do. Some, like the museums, are best explored at your own pace, while others are only possible by hopping on one of the island tours. Here’s out pick of the best things to do and see during your stay in Vestmannaeyjar.
While there are a ton of places to stay in Vestmannaeyjar, there is only one that stands out for its comfort, location and facilities – The Old Westman Island House. The relatively new kid on the block is quickly making a name for itself and has set a new high bar for quality digs. Here’s several reasons why you should pick the hotel for your stay.
Vestmannaeyjar, often called the Westman Islands, are one of Iceland’s best kept secrets. The remote archipelago teems with natural wonders, wildlife (the highest concentration of puffins in the country) and cultural attractions like museums and galleries. Soaring mountains, towering volcanoes, extraordinary hiking trails and mesmerizing coastal scenery is all within easy reach when you visit this fascinating place.