Viðey Island, where art, history, and nature lie just beyond the city shore. This island has a unique place in Icelandic history, from panoramic views, nesting birds to the Yoko Ono’s famous Imagine Peace Tower, you’ll discover unspoiled nature only a few minutes away from the city by boat. Bird-life abounds on the island, outstanding works of modern art also make their mark. Gallery Restaurant/Café is open to all visitors, where you can buy refreshments in one of Iceland’s oldest houses.
The island covers only 1,7 square km and is easy to explore within a few hours.
You can find more information on the Borgarsögubókasafns homepage. Picture: Borgarsögusafn.