Vigur Island is a small isle with length 2 km (1,2 mi) and width 400 m (1310 ft). This is a green oasis in the waters of Isafjardardjup fjord, and home of a family of ship farmers. The island is the nesting place for seabirds in spring. including Arctic terns, black guillemots and puffins.
On Vigur can be seen well-preserved relics of old farming methods, including Iceland's only windmill (1840-built, operational until 1917), a 200-year-old rowing boat (8-oar) still in use to ferry sheep to mainland Iceland. Island's wood-made houses date back to the 19th century. The famous Viktoria House (constructed in 1862) was fully restored in 1993 by National Museum of Iceland.
Port Vigur Island cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Vigur Island, Iceland. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
|18 September, 2021|
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