"The door to the south coast" Vík by Cristian_Uluru
Vík Travel Guide: 23 reviews and 71 photos
Vik I Myrdal is situated in the most rainy place of Iceland. It have big sandy beaches and high cliff with thousands of birds. On the hill near the city there is the Myrdalsjokull Glacier and under it there is a big vulcano:Katla.
Vik originally was a fishermen village, but the bad position of the port carry people to abbandon it and fishing. In 1887 Vik became a commercial centre and in 1906 was build a cooperative that it exist yet.
In the Vik sorrounding there are a lot of things to see. There are Reynisdrangur tall rocks (Skessudrangar, Landdrangar and Langhmrar) with a lot of birds that fly over them; Skogafoss, glaciar and more ...
This cliff is 110 meters tall and it have a shape of arch and it is so big that boat can go inside it!!! So it explain... more travel advice
Hofgabrekka is a very good hotel located abou 5 km far from the town of Vik and it is locateded in a fantastic place.... more travel advice
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