Things to do in Vik

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    Dyrhólaey

    Dyrhólaey

    Ranked #1 overall in Vik things to do
    9.323 reviews
    Outdoors, Landmark
    Popular withAdventureOutdoorsyBackpackers

    The Puffins, the rhino stone, the basalt columns and the black sand... This is what this place is all about. I had fun staring at the Puffins and watching them ...

  • 2
    Reynisfjara

    Reynisfjara

    Ranked #2 overall in Vik things to do
    9.914 reviews
    Outdoors, Beach
    Popular withOutdoorsyFamiliesAdventure
  • 3
    Sólheimajökull Glacier

    Sólheimajökull Glacier

    Ranked #3 overall in Vik things to do
    9.413 reviews
    Outdoors, Hiking and Nature
    Popular withOutdoorsyGreenAdventure
  • 4
    Reynisdrangar

    Reynisdrangar

    Ranked #4 overall in Vik things to do
    8.67 reviews
    Beach
    Popular withAdventureOutdoorsy

    The basalt formations are completely other-worldly! We were lucky enough to stumble on this unique feature, but it is definitely worth adding to any sight seeing itinerary.

  • 5
    Solheimasandur

    Solheimasandur

    Ranked #5 overall in Vik things to do
    10.04 reviews
    Outdoors
    Popular withHistoryAdventureOutdoorsy

    This site had been on my Urban Exploration bucket list for a very long time. In November of 1973, a U.S. Navy DC-3 aircraft ran out of fuel and crashed ...

  • 6
    Laufskálavarða

    Laufskálavarða

    Ranked #6 overall in Vik things to do
    9.04 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Outdoors
    Popular withOutdoorsyHistoryAdventure

    If you're driving the Ring Road, you definitely won't pass by this without stopping! Incredibly cool rock formations from long ago lava flows. Makes for a great picture stop. Plus: ...

  • 7
    Seljalandfoss

    Seljalandfoss

    Ranked #7 overall in Vik things to do
    9.33 reviews
    Outdoors, Winter Sports, Hiking and Nature
    Popular withOutdoorsyFamiliesAdventure

    There are so many cool waterfalls in Iceland, and this is one that you can walk behind. It's a pretty cool place to visit in any season. Gayle and I ...

  • 8
    Álftavatn

    Álftavatn

    Ranked #8 overall in Vik things to do
    10.02 reviews
    Outdoors, Lake
    Popular withAdventureGreen
  • 9
    Mýrdalsjökull Glacier

    Mýrdalsjökull Glacier

    Ranked #9 overall in Vik things to do
    9.02 reviews
    Popular withOutdoorsyAdventureSolo Female

    Mýrdalsjökull is the fourth largest glacier in Iceland, located just north of Vik. You can take glacier hikes or snowmobile tours out onto the glacier, or hike along its edge.

  • 10
    Thorvaldseyi (Þorvaldseyri) Visitors Center Eyjafjallajökull Erupts

    Thorvaldseyi (Þorvaldseyri) Visitors Center Eyjafjallajökull Erupts

    Ranked #10 overall in Vik things to do
    8.02 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Landmark
    Popular withOutdoorsyFamiliesGreen

    This little tourist center includes a film on the recent eruption of Eyjafjallajokull and a nice gift shop. We found the staff to be very friendly and enjoyed this stop ...

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