History walk around Videy Island with Stefán Pálsson

Videy Island, Tuesday June 9 at 19:30 (7:30 pm)

videy icelandic times 11393310_10152736429250771_6952485655691968355_oStefán Pálsson historian will take guests on an entertain¬ing history walk around Viðey island Tuesday June 9th. Viðey is full of history and Stefán knows stories about the munks who used to live on the island, the Sheriff Skúli Magnússon, seawrecks og bloody fig¬hts of the Reformation.

videyTuesdays are lon¬ger than other days of the week in Viðey. Two extra trips are added to the schedule at 18:15 and 19:15 and the restaurant at Viðeyjarstofa is open lon¬ger. This makes it possi¬ble for guests in Viðey to enjoy a lovely dinner at Viðeyjarstofa or have a pleas¬ant walk on the island beforet he even¬ing program.

Spoken language on this gui¬ded tour is Icelandic and the gui¬dance is free of charge. It starts at 19:30 at Viðeyjarstofa and takes about an hour and a half. The ferry sails back to Skarfabakki at 21:00.

Adults pay 1.100 kr. for a round trip with the ferry, children 7–15 years old pay 550 kr. but the youngest sail for free. Everybody is welcome. Owners of the Reykjavik Guest Card get a free boat ride.

Contact: Ágústa Rós Árnadóttir 820-1977