12 days in Faroe Islands Itinerary

12 days in Faroe Islands Itinerary

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12 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 15​min
3
Torshavn, Streymoy
— 3 nights
Helicopter:  2​h
4
Suduroy
— 2 nights
Helicopter:  2​h 45​min
5
Vagar Island
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Stockholm

1
day
Vagar Island

Vagar Island ©
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sandavagur Church, then take in the dramatic natural features at Trollkonufingur, then admire the sheer force of Mulafossur Waterfall, and finally make a trip to Gasadalur Tunnel.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the 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. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Geneva to Vagar Island due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Geneva, expect cooler days and a bit cooler nights in Vagar Island, ranging from highs of 15°C to lows of 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) to allow time to 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): step off the mainland to explore Kalsoy and then step off the mainland to explore Fugloy. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the fascinating underground world of Cleft Of Gjogv, then 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 find more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Klaksvik trip planner.

Traveling by car from Vagar Island to Klaksvik takes 1.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to drive 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. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Nolsoy and Vesturkirkjan Church. And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Torshavn Cathedral, stroll through Vioarlundin Park, appreciate the extensive heritage of Tinganes, and explore the world behind art at Listasavn Foroya.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Torshavn trip itinerary maker site .

Traveling by car from Klaksvik to Torshavn takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in July, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) to allow time 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): shop like a local with Ruth Smith Art Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Famjin church, then take some stellar pictures from Hvannhagi, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Asmundarstakkur. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue): take in the dramatic natural features 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 traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Suduroy travel website .

Traveling by ferry from Torshavn to Suduroy takes 2 hours. July in Suduroy sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Suduroy

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Hvannhagi ©
Hvannhagi
Asmundarstakkur ©
Asmundarstakkur
Eggjarnar ©
Eggjarnar

3
nights
Vagar Island

Vagar Island ©
Start off your visit on the 24th (Wed): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Leitisvatn.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Vagar Island online journey maker .

Getting from Suduroy to Vagar Island by combination of ferry and car takes about 3 hours. You will leave for home on the 26th (Fri).

Things to do in Vagar Island

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Lake Leitisvatn ©
Lake Leitisvatn

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