MICHELIN Travel Discover the world
Home > > > > > Vestmann Islands Iceland

Leaving for Iceland


Vestmann Islands Recommended Recommended

Vestmann Islands
Logo LeGuideVert

Vestmann Islands Recommended Recommended : Michelin's recommendations

The volcanic activity in the Vestmann Islands has made this a constantly changing archipelago. Surtsey Island (a Unesco World Heritage Site reserved for scientists), which sprang out of the sea in 1963, is presented to great effect (genesis, evolution and future) at the Surtsey Visitor Centre, located on delightful Heimaey, which won a few metres from the sea thanks to the eruption of Eldfell in 1973.

Useful Information

Top of page