Cruises to Bolungarvik

Bolungarvik, Iceland

Take a memorable Alaska cruise adventure to Bolungarvik, Iceland. Embark on an enchanting Iceland cruise and discover the picturesque destination of Bolungarvik. Nestled amidst stunning landscapes and untouched wilderness, Bolungarvik offers a unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the natural beauty of Iceland. From majestic mountains to cascading waterfalls, this destination is a haven for nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts. Witness breathtaking vistas, explore charming villages, and create unforgettable memories in this captivating corner of Iceland.

Bolungarvik is a hidden gem in the Westfjords region of Iceland. Its highlights include awe-inspiring fjords, rugged coastlines, and panoramic views of the surrounding mountains. From the ship, you can marvel at the majestic cliffs and cascading waterfalls that adorn the coastline, creating a picture-perfect backdrop for your visit. Experience the tranquility of the pristine landscapes and immerse yourself in the peaceful atmosphere that Bolungarvik has to offer.

Delve into the rich history and vibrant culture of Bolungarvik through engaging lectures and interactions with the local community. Learn about the fascinating tales of Viking settlers and their enduring influence on Icelandic heritage. Discover the customs and traditions that have shaped the local way of life, and gain insights into the folklore and storytelling that are deeply ingrained in the local culture. Immerse yourself in the warmth and hospitality of the Icelandic people as you explore the charming village of Bolungarvik.

The scenic beauty of Bolungarvik

Bolungarvik offers endless opportunities for capturing stunning photographs. From dramatic cliffs and picturesque fjords to charming village scenes, every corner of this destination is a photographer's dream. Capture the ethereal beauty of the midnight sun casting a golden glow on the landscapes or frame the colorful reflections in the tranquil waters. Don't miss the chance to photograph unique Icelandic wildlife, including seabirds soaring above the cliffs and seals basking on rocky shores. Let your creativity soar as you capture the essence of Bolungarvik through your lens.


Bolungarvik boasts a breathtaking landscape that showcases the raw beauty of Iceland. Towering mountains, cascading waterfalls, and lush valleys paint a picture of stunning natural diversity. Capture the contrast between the rugged cliffs and the serene fjords, or photograph the interplay of light and shadow as it dances across the landscape. Explore the nearby Hornstrandir Nature Reserve, where untouched wilderness and unspoiled nature reign supreme. Bolungarvik is a paradise for nature enthusiasts and offers endless opportunities for breathtaking photographs.


Bolungarvik is home to a rich variety of marine life and wildlife. Keep your eyes peeled for sightings of seals lounging on rocky outcrops and seabirds gracefully soaring through the sky. With luck, you may even spot whales breaching the surface of the surrounding waters. From the ship, capture the majesty of these incredible creatures in their natural habitat. Immerse yourself in the wonders of Icelandic wildlife and create lasting memories as you witness these fascinating animals up close.

Attractions and Activities

Bolungarvik is a paradise for adventure seekers and outdoor enthusiasts. Embark on exhilarating excursions that take you deep into the heart of this untamed wilderness. Explore hiking trails that wind through breathtaking landscapes, venture on thrilling sea kayaking expeditions along the rugged coastlines, or try your hand at fishing in the pristine Icelandic waters. Experience the adrenaline rush of mountain biking or immerse yourself in the tranquility of birdwatching, as the region is home to a diverse range of avian species.

Best time to visit Bolungarvik

The best time to visit Bolungarvik on a cruise ship is during the summer months, from June to August. This period offers longer daylight hours, milder temperatures, and increased wildlife activity. It is the perfect time to explore the stunning landscapes, partake in outdoor activities, and witness the thriving marine life. Whether you're seeking wildlife encounters or breathtaking natural beauty, the summer months provide optimal conditions for an unforgettable experience in Bolungarvik.

Bolungarvik Cruise Schedule

Bolungarvik invites you to embark on an unforgettable journey through Iceland's Westfjords region. Immerse yourself in the captivating landscapes, embrace the warmth of the local culture, and indulge in thrilling outdoor adventures. With endless photography opportunities, rich wildlife encounters, and a pristine natural environment, Bolungarvik promises to be a highlight of your Iceland cruise. Choose the best time to visit and set sail for an extraordinary voyage that will leave you with lasting memories of this remarkable destination.

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Silver Endeavour, Silversea Cruises

Date: May 18, 2024

Ports of Call: Reykjavik, Stykkisholmur, Flatey Island, Bolungarvik, Akureyri, Seydisfjordur, Djupivogur, Torshavn, Klaksvik, Lerwick, Stromness, Isle of Skye, St. Kilda, Vestmannaeyjar, Reykjavik; View Itinerary

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Date: June 1, 2024

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Ports of Call: Tromso, Storstappen Island, Skarsvag, Svalbard, Svalbard, Svalbard, Svalbard, Svalbard, Svalbard, Jan Mayen Island, Akureyri, Bolungarvik, Stykkisholmur, Reykjavik; View Itinerary

Silversea Cruises Iceland 10-day route

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Silver Wind, Silversea Cruises

Date: August 1, 2024

Ports of Call: Reykjavik, Stykkisholmur, Bolungarvik, Akureyri, Seydisfjordur, Djupivogur, Torshavn, Klaksvik, Vestmannaeyjar, Thorklakshofn, Reykjavik; View Itinerary