10 days in Faroe Islands Itinerary

10 days in Faroe Islands Itinerary

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10 days in Faroe Islands Itinerary

Start: Geneva
Fly:  6 h 30 min
1
Vagar Island
— 1 day
Helicopter:  1 h 30 min
2
Klaksvik, Bordhoy
— 2 nights
Helicopter:  1 h 30 min
3
Torshavn, Streymoy
— 3 nights
Helicopter:  2 h
4
Suduroy
— 2 nights
Fly:  9 h
End: Stockholm

1
day
Vagar Island

Vagar Island ©
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): take in the dramatic natural features at Trollkonufingur, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sandavagur Church, then admire the sheer force of Mulafossur Waterfall, and finally don't miss a visit to Gasadalur Tunnel.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Vagar Island trip planner .

Geneva, Switzerland to Vagar Island is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Geneva to Vagar Island, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Geneva in July, expect nights in Vagar Island to be a bit cooler, around 10°C, while days are colder, around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can do a combination of to Klaksvik.

Things to do in Vagar Island

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Mulafossur Waterfall ©
Mulafossur Waterfall
Sandavagur Church ©
Sandavagur Church
Gasadalur Tunnel
Gasadalur Tunnel

2
nights
Klaksvik, Bordhoy

Klaksvik ©
Klaksvík is the second largest town of the Faroe Islands. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Wed): head off the coast to Kalsoy and then head off the coast to Fugloy. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Thu): explore the fascinating underground world of Cleft Of Gjogv, pause for some serene contemplation at Christianskirkjan, then enjoy some diversion at Klaksvikar svimjiholl, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Klakkur.

To see traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Klaksvik trip planning site .

Klaksvik is very close to Vagar Island. In July, daily temperatures in Klaksvik can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to take a combination of to Torshavn.

Things to do in Klaksvik

Parks Nature Fun & Games

Side Trips

Bordhoy, Cleft Of Gjogv
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Fugloy ©
Fugloy
Klakkur ©
Klakkur
Cleft Of Gjogv ©
Cleft Of Gjogv

3
nights
Torshavn, Streymoy

Torshavn ©
Tórshavn is the capital and largest town of the Faroe Islands. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Nolsoy and Vesturkirkjan Church. There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to The Nordic House, walk around Vioarlundin Park, get to know the fascinating history of Tinganes, and admire the masterpieces at Listasavn Foroya.

Before you visit Torshavn, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Torshavn is just a stone's throw from Klaksvik. July in Torshavn sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to ride a ferry to Suduroy.

Things to do in Torshavn

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Streymoy, Kirkjubour Cathedral
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The Nordic House ©
The Nordic House
Tinganes ©
Tinganes
Torshavn Cathedral ©
Torshavn Cathedral

2
nights
Suduroy

Suduroy ©
Suduroy represents a picturesque natural haven that serves an important breeding ground for many species of seabirds.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): view the masterpieces at Ruth Smith Art Museum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Famjin church, then take some stellar pictures from Hvannhagi, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Asmundarstakkur. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue): explore the striking landscape at Basalt Cliffs, admire the landmark architecture of Church of Porkeri, then don't miss a visit to Eggjarnar, and finally visit a coastal fixture at Akraberg Lighthouse.

To find ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Suduroy visit planner.

You can ride a ferry from Torshavn to Suduroy in 2 hours. In July, daytime highs in Suduroy are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can travel back home.

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Hvannhagi ©
Hvannhagi
Asmundarstakkur ©
Asmundarstakkur
Eggjarnar ©
Eggjarnar

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