Draken – Shetland to Faroe Islands leg
The largest Viking longship replica currently is the Norwegian built “Draken Harald Hårfagre”. It is currently engaged in a living archeaology experiment with a trans-Atlantic crossing from Norway to America.
Below is latest video update – from the Shetland to Faroe Islands leg of the expedition. In the meantime, the modern Vikings have completed the leg to Iceland. Preparations being made for the next stage, taking the Draken to Greenland.
The expedition will take the Viking longship through the Great Lakes, and finally arriving in mid-August 2016 at Duluth, Minnesota.
More updates will follow the progress of the expedition.
Read more: DrakenExpeditionAmerica.com