Plan Your Visit
Visitor Centre Hours:
As final preparations are ongoing to relocate Little White and Little Grey to the Sea Sanctuary in Klettsvik, the Visitor Centre is closed from June 29- July 5, 2020.
The Visitor Centre will reopen July 6, and be open daily with the following hours:
Monday- Saturday: 10- 17:00
Limit of 50 guests at a time in the Visitor Centre.
Children under 13 must be with a responsible adult.
In July 2020 we will be offering boat trips to the view the bay from a discreet distance.
The boat trips last approximately 30 minutes and run at set times throughout the day.
Our Sanctuary is located on the beautiful island of Heimaey in the Vestmannaeyjar archipelago off the south coast of Iceland
Direct flights from Reykjavik through Eagle Air . Journey time approx. 30 minutes
Herjolfur Ferry for people and/or vehicles from Landeyjahöfn to Vestmannaeyjar. Journey time approx. 35 minutes
For those arriving via Cruise ship, our Visitor Centre is a 5-10 minute walk from the harbour terminal on level ground.