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Viking Tours is a fully licensed travel operator with many years of experiences in Westman Islands. We can offer you a wide range of magnificent experiences in Westman Islands like boat tours, bus tours and hiking tours. Enjoy with us the beautiful...more
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Vestmannaeyjar 900, Iceland
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Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Wow! We took the driving tour on a very rainy and windy day. We were the only two to show up and yet one of the operators took us out in her own car for an amazing 2.5 hour hour historical tour around the island....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Vigilant6
VikingToursHeimaey, Guest Relations Manager at Viking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 14, 2018

Thank you for your kind review. It is very important for us to receive feedbacks from our customers. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the tour with Unnur. All the best. Vikingtours

Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

I recommend this, but the noise of the engine made it so I couldn’t hear what the boat driver was saying. I’m not sure what I missed but I was hoping to learn more about the Island. Other than that I highly recommend the trip....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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VikingToursHeimaey, Guest Relations Manager at Viking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

Thank you for your review. It is very important for us to receive feedback from our customers. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the trip around Heimaey with Viking Tours. But we are sorry to hear that you didn't understand the captain because...More

Reviewed June 28, 2018

I really enjoyed my boat trip and bus tour of the island with Viking Tours. I wanted to do some bird watching whilst I was in Vestmannaeyjar and this was a very good way of seeing the wildlife there. The staff were wonderful, and explained...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Lynn B
VikingToursHeimaey, Guest Relations Manager at Viking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

Dear Lynn. Thanks a lot for your kind review. It means a lot to us. And we are really happy that you enjoyed our tours. All the best viking tours

Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

We bought boat ride tickets months ago and took ferry to get to this boat ride. When we showed up we were told they cancelled it because of too few people. Theydidn’t bother to inform us or travel agent. Wasted our whole day since we...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed December 3, 2017

Its notorious that the weather can be rather rough in Heimaey (Westman Islands) in Iceland, even during the summer. Our visit in August turned out to be nice despite the rough weather upon landing from our ferry ride in Reykjavik. It was pouring rain on...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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VikingToursHeimaey, Public Relations Manager at Viking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2018

Dear Karen. Thank you for taking your time to write about your experiences with Viking Tours and give us your wonderful feedback. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the boat trip with us. Best wishes Viking Tours

Reviewed November 6, 2017

We took the ferry to the Westman Islands - specifically Heimaey - and were met by Unnur who is the wife of the owner of Viking Tours. She drove us around the island in a minibus explaining the history and making it come to life...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Jan O
VikingToursHeimaey, Public Relations Manager at Viking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2018

Dear Jan. Thank you for taking time to write about your experiences with Viking Tours. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the bus trip with Unnur. Best wishes Viking Tours

Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful day spent on the island with Simmí. It is so enjoyable being taken around by a local who takes great pride in their community and is so knowledgeable about not just the history of the area but also the geology and it's wildlife. As...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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VikingToursHeimaey, Guest Relations Manager at Viking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 3, 2017

Dear guest. Thank you for taking time to write about your experiences with Viking Tours. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the bus trip with Simmi :). Best wishes Viking Tours

Reviewed August 28, 2017

We were dubious at first as -depending on the wind- one side of the island will always be a bit blowy, but once we got used to the slightly bumpy sea conditions we were delighted with the trip. You go right round the island, see...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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VikingToursHeimaey, Guest Relations Manager at Viking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2017

Dear guest. Thank you for taking your time to write about your experiences with Viking Tours and give us a kind feedback. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the boat trip with us. Best wishes Viking Tours

Reviewed August 26, 2017

No time to read or write, just grab warm clothes and go for this boat trip around Heimaey with viking tours. Puffins and other birds, fabulous views, unforgettable cages, lots of stories and...whales, very close, closer than on other special 'whale watching' tours. Great atmosphere,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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VikingToursHeimaey, Guest Relations Manager at Viking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2017

Dear guest. Thank you for this kind review, we're happy to hear that you enjoyed our boat trip and got to enjoy the wildlife on our beautiful island. Best wishes Viking Tours

Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

Great tour around the islands. The captain also treated everyone to a wonderful musical surprise. Comfortable boat with both inside and outside viewing areas.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank JessicaO750
VikingToursHeimaey, Guest Relations Manager at Viking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2017

Dear guest. Thank you for this kind review, we're happy to hear that you enjoyed our boat trip. Best wishes Viking Tours

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kjohudson
April 11, 2018|
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Response from VikingToursHeimaey | Property representative |
Hallo. Please book per mail: viking@vikingtours.is. Best regards
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Melanie O
November 27, 2016|
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Response from VikingToursHeimaey | Property representative |
Dear Melanie. Maybe this answer is coming a little bit to late. Unfortunately we do not offer boat tours in March. Best regards Viking Tours
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LMCinLA
July 16, 2016|
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Response from Sheila G | Reviewed this property |
I've done the circle tour which is a scenery and bird watching tour. I know Viking also offers a 3.5 hour tour which goes near the various Westman Islands (looking for bird life which is spectacular in Iceland) and ends up... More
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