Captained by BobMilne, the Volsunga IV is a 40-foot, singledeck, vintage-style vessel with a canopy cover. It accommodates up to 30 people on the tours and is also available for private charter. It operates mid-May to mid-Oct.
Milne’s first season as a tour guide was in 1987. He was doing ferry service to the islands previously, which acquainted him with all the islanders.
“When I started it was the parents and now it’s the children taking over the houses, carrying on the tradition,” he says.
Milne never tires of taking people out to the islands, up to