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  • Address: 1 Víkingabraut, Reykjanesbær, Keflavík 260, Iceland
  • Hours: Daily: Feb-Oct: 7am-6pm; Nov-Jan 10am-5pm
  • Admission: Adults: ISK 1500, Children (under 14) free

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Viking World Tours

Journey back to the Viking Age with a visit to Iceland’s Viking World museum, where the star exhibit is the impressive Icelander (Íslendingur) Viking ship. A painstakingly accurate replica of a 9th-century Viking ship, the Icelander made headlines when it sailed the Atlantic in 2000 to commemorate Leifur Eiríksson´s journey to the New World. Today, the ship is on display for museum visitors, who can walk beneath the hull and take a peek on-board.

As well as admiring the Viking ship, visitors can discover more about Iceland’s fascinating Viking history through a series of exhibitions covering the Viking Expansion across the North Atlantic; the settlement of Iceland; and Norse mythology and myths. There’s also a Settlement Zoo and Viking’s Playground for children, and a café with spectacular views across the Atlantic Ocean.

Practical Info

Viking World is located in Reykjanesbær, around 45km southwest of Reykjavik, and is open daily from 7am-6pm (February to October) or 10am-5pm (November to January). Adult admission is ISK 1500, while children under 14 go free.

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Admission Ticket to Viking World Museum with Optional Transfer from Keflavik, Reykjanes, null

Admission Ticket to Viking World Museum with Optional Transfer from Keflavik

4 star rating: Recommended 3 Reviews

Viking World is the home of the Viking Ship the Icelander that was built in 1996. The Icelander is an exact replica of the famous Gokstad ship, a remarkable ...  Read more

Location: Reykjanesbær, Iceland
Duration: Flexible

From USD $11.39
Reykjanes Peninsula Private Tour from Reykjavik, Reykjavik, Museum Tickets & Passes

Reykjanes Peninsula Private Tour from Reykjavik

4 star rating: Recommended 1 Review

Discover the rugged beauty of Iceland’s Reykjanes Peninsula on this private 5-hour tour from Reykjavik. Explore coastal towns and villages including ...  Read more

Location: Reykjavik, Iceland
Duration: 5 hours (approx.)

From USD $133.93

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