Volcano tour

Come and enjoy with us in a 1 hour ATV tour around the Volcano in Vestmannaeyjar and experience the unique view the island and its surroundings have to offer

During the trip, we will go to Prestvik beach where fishing ship Pelagus stranded, we will also drive around and view the scene where Guðlaugur Friðþórsson came to land after 5-6 km of swimming in the dark and cold sea after Hellisey VE 503 sank. We will drive around the lava and into the middle of the volcano Eldfell and along the coast, where the view is breathtaking.

This trip is recommended for all the family who will enjoy driving around historical sites of Vestmannaeyjar on a fun riding ATV. The ATV´s are automatic and easy to drive so no specific experience is needed.  All ATV´s are 2 person where driver needs to have a driving licence, passengers need to be 6 years or older.

This is a guided trip where each person will be provided waterproof jacket and pants,gloves and helmet installed with an communication gadget to listen to tour guide stories when we stop on special historical locations.





Tour Details


The tour takes about 1 hour

Prepartion time

Please be at our location 15 min before departure.


Every day at 10:00, 11:30, 13:00, 14:30, 16:00, 17:30 or after agreement


Open from 1.May to 1.Oktober


Driving licence.
Age limit 6 years and older for passengers.



Easy – Fun for the whole family


Helmet, waterproof jacket/trouser, fleece sweater and gloves.
Tour guide
Gadget to listen to tour guide.

What you need to bring

Good shoes and good mood, we will take care of the rest


9.900 ISK kr per person if 2 sharing atv
12.900 ISK kr if solo on atv
6.900 ISK kr for children (6 – 16 ára)