Heimaey Vacation Packages
Heimaey is situated 30 miles (48 kilometers) south of Hella and about 70 miles (113 kilometers) southeast of the national capital, Reykjavik.
While it can be tempting to just chill out while vacationing in Heimaey, keep in mind that Iceland's many scenic delights lie just beyond your doorstep. Eyvindarholar, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the west, and Hvolsvollur, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the south of Heimaey are worth a visit too.
If you're not the kind to take a break just to shuffle between the hot tub and the bar, Iceland offers plenty of action-packed activities like caving and hiking.
Try common Iceland dishes or drinks so you can discover the local culture. Among the variety of elements frequently used in this area are lamb and root vegetables such as rutabagas and carrots. Saltfiskur (dried and salted fish) and harofiskur (jerky type fish) are some popular regional treats for you to try. Enjoy mondlukaka (almond cake) at the end of your main dishes. This is a popular choice for residents and tourists.
Those planning to be in Heimaey or in other towns and cities in Iceland on the 17th of June, can partake in the country-wide Independence Day activities and celebrations.
It is often said that a ticket to a new place is the only thing you can buy that makes you richer. Your time in Iceland will leave you with moments you'll be sure to treasure for a lifetime.
Accommodation in Heimaey
Accommodation options in Heimaey are known to be rather limited. It's therefor recommended to check out the latest listings and deals on Expedia's easy-to-use Heimaey lodging guide.
If you are planning a stay in or close to Heimaey, check out the Aska Hostel and Hotel Vestmannaeyjar.