Overview

You will have the opportunity to do some of the most iconic hikes the Faroe Islands has to offer.

Highlights

  • Small-group Experience
  • Viking remains at Leirvík
  • Kallur lighthouse (optional)
  • Vágar Island
  • Múlafossur Waterfall
  • Lake above the Ocean (optional)
  • Vestmanna Bird Cliffs
  • Fyri Vestan Hiking (optional)
  • Fossá Waterfall
  • Mt. Slættartindur (optional)
  • Funningur Wooden Church
  • Mykines (The Puffin Island)

You will visit places like Mykines, Saksun, Gjógv, Kalsoy, Sandoy, and many other magical places. Besides walking around in the villages and the hike to the lighthouse in Mykines, these tours are doable by everyone, and you don’t have to walk many steps on Kalsoy or Mykines to find yourself in the middle of thousands of puffins. If you don’t want to think about ferry tickets, routes, road signs, trails and just want to enjoy and explore, this tour is perfect for you, because everything is prepared, and you will be picked up at your hotel or designated area in Tórshavn every morning, and you will also be provided with packed lunch and drinks on all our tours.

  • Personal Experience
  • Trusted Tour Operator
  • Small group
  • Expert guides
Availability May - August
Duration 6 days
Departure Tórshavn
Difficulty Moderate
Minimum age No limit
Meet on Location No
Pick Up Yes

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What's Included

Included

  • Small personal group experience
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pick-up & drop-off
  • All transfers and fees
  • Packed lunch and beverages on all excursions
  • WiFi on the bus

What to bring

  • Warm outdoor clothes
  • Good hiking shoes or winter shoes
  • Thermal underwear
  • Gloves
  • Camera

Not Included

  • Gratuities (optional)

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Itinerary

Information

  • Pickup starts 45 minutes prior to tour departure.
     
  • Check your voucher, and please wait at your designated pick-up point for the pickup coach. 

  • Please provide your hotel details in advance.

  • Some tours offer hiking as an optional extra, but bear in mind that this option will change your itinerary. Please check "Itinerary" at your given day for further information.

  • If you haven't purchased hiking option beforehand, but would like to join the hikers, no problem! Just Join the hikers, and pay for the hike afterwards. 

  • It can get cold and windy during the tours so please bring warm clothing and good footwear.

Monday: 08.30-18.00

  • Depart from Tórshavn and drive past the villages of – Hósvík, Skálabotnur, Skipanes, Syðra and Norðagøtu.

  • Drive by mountain road to the village of Leirvík, where you will be able to see some historical residential, Viking remains.

  • Drive to the sub sea tunnel to the Northern Islands.

  • Stop at the village of Kunoy, where there will be a photo opportunity.

  • Depart from Kunoy and drive to the villages of Árnafjørð and Norðdepil for more photo opportunities.

  • Drive to the village of Viðareiði, through the newest tunnel in the Faroe islands.

  • Depart the village of Viðareiði and drive towards Klaksvík.

  • Arrive in the village of Klaksvík, where you will be able to walk around while waiting for the ferry.

  • Packed Lunch & Beverages is served. 

  • Sail from Klaksvík to Syðradalur on Kalsoy.
  • Arrive on the island of Kalsoy.

  • Arrive in the village of Trøllanes where you will get the opportunity to walk around in the village.

Hiking Option: Hiking to Kallur lighthouse with the local farmer of Trøllanes, and miss the following part of the tour:

  • Sightseeing in the village Mikladalur ( Seal woman ) 

  • Depart from the village of Mikladalur.

  • Photo stop in the village of Húsar.

  • Sightseeing in village of Syðradalur.

Hikers rejoin the group, and continue for the rest of the tour back to Tórshavn

  • Sail from Sydradalur to Klaksvik.

  • Arrive in the village of Klaksvík and begin the journey back to Tórshavn.

  • Arrive back in Tórshavn, and your will be dropped off right at the doorstep of your hotel.

Tuesday: 09.00-16.00

  • Depart from Tórshavn.

  • Photo opportunities of Norðadalsskarð and Sornfelli.

  • Arrive in Kollafjørð for coffee.

  • Begin the journey to the village of Skælingur.

  • Arrive at Skælingur and walk around the small village.

  • Drive to and through the subsea tunnel.

  • Arrive in the village of Sandavágur, where we will make a stop to see some historical remains.

  • Arrive at Leitisvatn and see the statue of “Nykur”, a mythical Faroese figure.

  • Arrive at the village of Bøur, where you will get the opportunity to walk around the village and see the amazing views of Tindholmur and Drangarnir.

  • Back on the bus and drive to the village of Gásadalur.

  • Packed Lunch & Beverages is served.

  • A short walk to Múlafossur, the most well known waterfall in the Faroe islands.

  • Departure for the capital of Tórshavn.

Hiking option: Hikers will hike from Miðvágur to "Lake above the ocean" and arrive back in Tórshavn at 19.00

  • Arrive back in Tórshavn, and your will be dropped off right at the doorstep of your hotel.

Wednesday: 08.30 - 14.30

  • Depart from Tórshavn and drive towards Vestmanna.

  • Drive past the villages of Leynar, Stykki and Kvívík.

  • Arrive at the village of Vestmanna.

  • Board the ferry and begin the journey to the bird cliffs. The sail trip is 2 hours.

  • Back on shore, and you will be provided a packed lunch and beverages.

  • Drive around the beautiful village, and visit some local places.

  • Depart from Vestmanna, and visit the village of Kvívík were we will visit some historical residential remains.

  • Departure from Kvívík, and take the scenic mountain road with plenty of photo opportunities.

Optional Hiking: "Fyri Vestan" and be back in Tórshavn approximately at 18.00

  • Arrive back in the capital of Tórshavn.

Thursday: 09.00-16.00 

  • Departure from Tórshavn.

  • Photo opportunities of Nordadalsskard and Sornfelli.

  • Arriving at Saksun, were you will have half an hour to explore and take amazing photos.

  • Depart for Tjørnuvík village.

  • Photo stop at the biggest waterfall in the Faroe islands – Fossá.

  • Arriving in the village of Tjornuvik, with a half an hour to explore.

  • Depart from the village of Tjornuvik, and head towards Eiðisskarð and along the way we cross the Bridge between Streymoy and Eysturoy.

  • Photo stop on Eiðisskarð.

Optional Hiking: Highest mountain in the Faroe Islands- Slættaratindur and miss the following part of the tour:

  • Arrive at the village of Funning, were you will visit the old wooden church.

  • Arrive at Gjógv, which translates Gorge.

  • Packed lunch and beverages is served.

  • Take a short walk to Princess “Mary’s bench” - located at the end of the large gorge, and hopefully you may spot some puffins.

  • You will have some time to yourself to explore the village.

Hikers rejoin the group, and continue for the rest of the tour back to Tórshavn

  • Depart from the village of Gjogv and make our way back to Tórshavn, with a few photo stops, such as “Risin and kellingin” – Giant and the hag.

  • Back in Tórshavn right at your hotels doorstep.

Friday: 07.30-18.30

  • After you have been picked up in Tórshavn, the trip begins with a beautiful and scenic ride to Hvannasund ferry port, which approximately 45 mins away.

  • From there we will take the boat to Fugloy. The sailing time is around 45 minutes along with stunning scenery and cliffs.

  • Arriving in Fugloy you will take a stroll in the first village on the island, Kirkja, which means "Church".

  • After exploring the village, and it's beauty we will walk the approx. 5 km from Kirkja to Hattarvík, which is the easternmost village of the Faroe Islands.

  • This walk is truly something else, and when you find yourself standing in Hattarvík you truly feel like being located on the edge of the world.

  • Departure with the ferry from Hattarvík back to the mainland on Bordoy, and drive back to Tórshavn.

Saturday: 09-18.30

  • The best way to experience Mykines for a day. We will take care of everything so that you can relax and enjoy every minute of Mykines and all the puffins. We will supply you with a packed lunch and beverage for the hike.

  • After you have been picked up in Tórshavn you can enjoy the 40 minutes drive to Sørvágur ferry port. From there we will take the boat to Mykines. The sailing time is around 45 minutes along stunning scenery and cliffs. 

  • When we arrive in Mykines the group will take a stroll in the only village on the island. There we will get ready to experience Mykines, the islet Mykineshólmur, and all the puffins. Puffins nest all along the hiking path. The hike is approx. 2 hours and is high medium to low difficult. 

  • When back in the village Mykines, we will get warm with a meal, drinks, coffee and a local homemade cake. Back in the village Sørvágur you will be taken by bus back to the capital, Tórshavn and your hotel.
  • We will charge a cancellation fee of 100% if booking is cancelled 2 days or less before the event.
  • We will charge a cancellation fee of 50% if booking is cancelled 14 days or less before the event.
  • We will charge a cancellation fee of 10% if booking is cancelled 999 days or less before the event.

We offer pick-up to the following places for this experience:

  • 62N Guesthouse Marknagil
  • 62N Hotel- Please walk down to Hotel Tórshavn (200 meters)
  • Farstøðin (Main Bus Terminal)
  • Hilton Garden Inn
  • Hotel Brandan
  • Hotel Føroyar
  • Hotel Hafnia
  • Hotel Havgrím
  • Hotel Streym
  • Hotel Tórshavn
  • Mark Guesthouse

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