11 days in Faroe Islands Itinerary

11 days in Faroe Islands Itinerary

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Start: New York City
Drive + Fly:  19 h 30 min
1
Vagar Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Hvannasund, Vidoy Island
— 1 night
Drive + Helicopter:  3 h 30 min
3
Suduroy
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h
4
Kirkjubour, Streymoy
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  20 h 15 min
End: New York City

2
nights
Vagar Island

Vagar Island ©
Discover out-of-the-way places like Sandavagur Church and Gjaar Church. Get a sense of the local culture at Christianskirkjan and Saksun Church. Go for a jaunt from Vagar Island to Gjogv to see Cleft Of Gjogv about 1h 15 min away.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Vagar Island trip itinerary planner.

New York City, USA to Vagar Island is an approximately 19.5-hour combination of car and flight. Traveling from New York City to Vagar Island, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from New York City in January since evenings lows in Vagar Island dip to 35°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Hvannasund.

Things to do in Vagar Island

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Gjogv, Saksun Church, Christianskirkjan
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Sandavagur Church ©
Sandavagur Church
Christianskirkjan ©
Christianskirkjan
Gjaar Church ©
Gjaar Church

1
night
Hvannasund, Vidoy Island

Hvannasund ©
Hvannasund is a village and municipality in the Faroe Islands, an autonomous region in Denmark.Hvannasund is located on the west coast of the island of Viðoy. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): look for gifts at LivArt and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hvannasund Church.

For other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Hvannasund trip itinerary tool.

You can drive from Vagar Island to Hvannasund in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In January, daily temperatures in Hvannasund can reach 42°F, while at night they dip to 35°F. On the 5th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Suduroy.

Things to do in Hvannasund

Shopping Historic Sites
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Hvannasund Church ©
Hvannasund Church

2
nights
Suduroy

Suduroy ©
Suduroy represents a picturesque natural haven that serves an important breeding ground for many species of seabirds.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Famjin church, get to know the fascinating history of Asmundarstakkur, thenenjoy the sea views from Akraberg Lighthouse, thenmake a trip to Eggjarnar, and finally view the masterpieces at Ruth Smith Art Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Mon): admire the striking features of Church of Porkeri, take in the exciting artwork at Gallari Oyggin, thentrek along Hvannhagi, and finally get engrossed in the history at History and Maritime Museum of Tvoroyri.

To find reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Suduroy online visit planner.

You can drive from Hvannasund to Suduroy in 1.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and ferry. In January in Suduroy, expect temperatures between 42°F during the day and 35°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel to Kirkjubour.

Things to do in Suduroy

Museums Parks Outdoors
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Ruth Smith Art Museum ©
Ruth Smith Art Museum
Asmundarstakkur ©
Asmundarstakkur
Famjin church ©
Famjin church

3
nights
Kirkjubour, Streymoy

Kirkjubour ©
Step off the beaten path and head to Nolsoyar Viti and Vesturkirkjan Church. Get a sense of the local culture at Mariukirkjan and Skansin Fortress.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Kirkjubour trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Suduroy to Kirkjubour in 2.5 hours. January in Kirkjubour sees daily highs of 42°F and lows of 35°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kirkjubour

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Torshavn, Streymoy, Nolsoyar Viti
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Tinganes ©
Tinganes
Mariukirkjan ©
Mariukirkjan
Kirkjubour Cathedral ©
Kirkjubour Cathedral

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