Our exciting Mykines Island Retreat is the perfect opportunity to escape the hustle and bustle of the city and experience the natural beauty of Mykines Island. You’ll be amazed at the natural landscapes of the region while being astounded by the adorable puffins. The puffin colony takes over the entire island during the summer season.
With this private tour, you can be assured that you’ll take in the best sights on this famous island, including a chance to see the cute Atlantic puffins.
The private tour of Mykines Island commences in the morning with a ferry ride from Sørvágur. As you take the ferry, our guide will point out a number of famous places you’ll pass by as you sail to Mykines.
When you arrive at Mykines, we will take you on a guided tour of the entire village while you enjoy some refreshments on the way.
Once you are refreshed, we will begin the walking tour to Mykineshólmur. The islet is connected to the main island with the help of a beautiful wooden suspension bridge that is situated 35 meters above the deep gorge below. Once you cross the footbridge, you’ll be rewarded with amazing views of the famous Mykines Lighthouse.
To allow you to experience the natural wonders of Mykines Island, we will be taking you directly to the lovely puffin colony. You can get up close and personal with the birds, while taking amazing pictures. When you are on the island, you can also enjoy stunning views of the majestic ocean to the west. As you walk across Mykines Island, you’ll also have the opportunity to marvel at the beauty of some of the other Faroe Islands to the east.
The duration of the tour is around 9 to 10 hours. After you complete the scenic walking tour of the island, we will take you back to Sørvágur via a ferry ride in the evening. The entire tour package includes amenities such as a packed lunch, ferry tickets, a private guide, and help from local experts.