Drive from hotel
Vík í Mýrdal is a picturesque seafront village in the South of Iceland. In recent years it has become a popular destination to visit while exploring the South Coast of Iceland. It is mainly famous for the offshore rock formations that you can see from the township, Reynisdrangar, and the closeness to a black sand beach. Hovering over the township is an old wooden church dating back to 1929 which has become a popular destination for weddings in recent years.
FAQ about Vík í Mýrdal Village
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Yes definitely, it is a charming village that is worth visiting. They have good local restaurants that are ideal to stop at for lunch while visiting the South Coast of Iceland.
Vík í Mýrdal is mainly known for its black sand beaches and Reynisdrangar, impressive rock formations situated near the shore of Vík.
The population of Vík and surrounding areas was 777 in September 2021.
Distances: Vík í Mýrdal Village
It takes approximately 1 hr. to drive from Hotel Rangá to Vik i Myrdal village.
It takes approximately 2 hrs. 30 min to drive from Reykjavík to Vik i Myrdal village.
It takes approximately 15 min to drive from Vík to Reynisfjara black sand beach.
It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Vík to Dc3 airplane wreck on Sólheimasandur.