12 days in Faroe Islands Itinerary

12 days in Faroe Islands Itinerary

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1
Vagar Island
— 2 nights
2
Suduroy
— 2 nights
3
Torshavn, Streymoy
— 7 nights

2
nights
Vagar Island

Vagar Island ©
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Leitisvatn and then take in the dramatic natural features at Trollkonufingur. On the 3rd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the dramatic scenery at Mulafossur Waterfall and then don't miss a visit to Gasadalur Tunnel.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Vagar Island road trip planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Vagar Island is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Tel Aviv to Vagar Island. While traveling from Tel Aviv, expect much colder days and a bit cooler nights in Vagar Island, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time to do a combination of to Suduroy.

Things to do in Vagar Island

Parks Nature
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Mulafossur Waterfall ©
Mulafossur Waterfall
Lake Leitisvatn ©
Lake Leitisvatn
Gasadalur Tunnel
Gasadalur Tunnel

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 4th (Wed): trek along Hvannhagi, take in the exciting artwork at Gallari Oyggin, and then get engrossed in the history at History and Maritime Museum of Tvoroyri. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Thu): view the masterpieces at Ruth Smith Art Museum, enjoy the sea views from Akraberg Lighthouse, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Asmundarstakkur.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Suduroy driving holiday site.

You can do a combination of from Vagar Island to Suduroy in 1.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and ferry. Expect a daytime high around °C in January, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can take a combination of to Torshavn.

Things to do in Suduroy

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Gallari Oyggin ©
Gallari Oyggin
Hvannhagi ©
Hvannhagi
Asmundarstakkur ©
Asmundarstakkur

7
nights
Torshavn, Streymoy

Torshavn ©
Tórshavn is the capital and largest town of the Faroe Islands. Get some historical perspective at Tinganes and Kirkjubour Cathedral. Step out of the city life by going to Cleft Of Gjogv and Vioarlundin uti i Grov. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Torshavn: Funningur Church (in Funningur), Christianskirkjan (in Klaksvik) and Nolsoyar Viti (in Nolsoy). There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Torshavn Cathedral, take in the spiritual surroundings of Olavskirkjan, stroll around Vioarlundin Park, and stroll the grounds of Gjaar Church.

To see photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Torshavn tour itinerary planning tool.

You can do a combination of from Suduroy to Torshavn in an hour. Another option is to ride a ferry. In January in Torshavn, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Torshavn

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Streymoy, Gjogv, Klaksvik, Kirkjubour, Funningur Church
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Tinganes ©
Tinganes
Kirkjubour Cathedral ©
Kirkjubour Cathedral
Torshavn Cathedral ©
Torshavn Cathedral

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