There are many places in Vestmannaeyjar / the Westman Islands of Iceland that are ideal for bird watching. In Storhofdi puffin view point shelter you will have fantastic view over the puffins. And with the boat trips you will have excellent view over all the seabirds of Westman Islands.
Puffins are the most popular birds for general visitors to Iceland and between April and August hopefully no visitor should go home disappointed as Iceland boasts the world’s largest Puffin population and Westman Islands have the largest puffin colony of Europe. Real Puffin enthusiasts should make the trip to Heimaey in the Vestmannaeyjar archipelago where the influence of Puffins is everywhere.
Besides the puffins that the Westman Islands are famous for you may expect to see many other birds such as: