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 Yoko Ono’s famous Imagine Peace Tower, you’ll discover unspoiled nature only a few minutes away from the city by boat. Birds life abounds on the island, outstanding works of modern art also make their mark. Gallery Restaurant/Café is open to all visitors, where you are able to 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.