14 days in Faroe Islands Itinerary

14 days in Faroe Islands Itinerary

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Streymoy
— 3 nights
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Vestmanna, Streymoy
— 2 nights
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Gjogv, Eysturoy
— 1 day
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Bordhoy
— 2 nights
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Klaksvik, Bordhoy
— 2 nights
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Torshavn, Streymoy
— 2 nights
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Suduroy
— 1 night
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Vagar Island
— 1 night

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Streymoy

Streymoy ©
The oblong-shaped Streymoy represents an important breeding site for seabirds, with a landscape intersected by numerous short streams and minor lakes.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: head off the coast to Nolsoy, then explore the activities along Lake Leitisvatn, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Mulafossur Waterfall.

To find where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Streymoy vacation planner.

Copenhagen, Denmark to Streymoy is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, ferry, and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Copenhagen to Streymoy. In August, Streymoy is slightly colder than Copenhagen - with highs of 55°F and lows of 48°F. You'll set off for Vestmanna on the 1st (Tue).

Things to do in Streymoy

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Vagar Island
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Mulafossur Waterfall ©
Mulafossur Waterfall
Hoyvikar Kirkja ©
Hoyvikar Kirkja
Nolsoy ©
Nolsoy

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Vestmanna, Streymoy

Vestmanna ©
Vestmanna is a town in the Faroe Islands on the west of the island of Streymoy.It was formerly a ferry port, until an undersea tunnel, the Vágatunnilin, was built from Vágar to Kvívík and Stykkið further south on Streymoy. On the 1st (Tue), take in the dramatic natural features at Vestmanna Bird Cliffs and then see the interesting displays at Vestmanna Saga Museum.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Vestmanna online trip builder.

Vestmanna is just a stone's throw from Streymoy. In September, daytime highs in Vestmanna are 52°F, while nighttime lows are 47°F. On the 3rd (Thu), you're off to Gjogv.

Things to do in Vestmanna

Nature · Parks · Museums
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Vestmanna Saga Museum ©
Vestmanna Saga Museum

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Gjogv, Eysturoy

Gjogv ©
Gjógv is a village located on the northeast tip of the island of Eysturoy, in the Faroe Islands and 63 km north by road from the capital of Tórshavn.The village was named after a 200-metre long sea-filled gorge that runs north to the sea from the village.HistoryThe village was first mentioned in 1584, but it seems to have existed long before then. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): steep yourself in history at Risin and Kellingin, stroll the grounds of Gjaar Church, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Funningur Church, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Cleft Of Gjogv.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Gjogv tour planner.

You can drive from Vestmanna to Gjogv in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 52°F in September, and nighttime lows around 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Bordhoy.

Things to do in Gjogv

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Funningur Church, Risin and Kellingin
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Funningur Church ©
Funningur Church
Risin and Kellingin ©
Risin and Kellingin
Gjaar Church ©
Gjaar Church

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Bordhoy

Bordhoy ©
The mountainous island of Bordhoy shelters a variety of bird species, especially European storm petrels and black guillemots, making it an important natural reserve popular with nature lovers.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): take in the awesome beauty at Klakkur, then head off the coast to Kalsoy, and then step off the mainland to explore Fugloy.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Bordhoy trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Gjogv to Bordhoy by car takes about an hour. Expect a daytime high around 52°F in September, and nighttime lows around 47°F. On the 5th (Sat), you'll travel to Klaksvik.

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Fugloy ©
Fugloy
Klakkur ©
Klakkur
Kalsoy ©
Kalsoy

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Klaksvik, Bordhoy

Klaksvik ©
Klaksvík is the second largest town of the Faroe Islands. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): stroll around Kunoy Park, then pause for some serene contemplation at Hvannasund Church, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Christianskirkjan.

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Klaksvik journey planner.

Klaksvik is just a short distance from Bordhoy. In September, daily temperatures in Klaksvik can reach 52°F, while at night they dip to 47°F. You'll set off for Torshavn on the 7th (Mon).

Things to do in Klaksvik

Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Hvannasund Church, Kunoy Park
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Hvannasund Church ©
Hvannasund Church
Christianskirkjan ©
Christianskirkjan
Kunoy Park ©
Kunoy Park

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Torshavn, Streymoy

Torshavn ©
Tórshavn is the capital and largest town of the Faroe Islands. Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Skansin Fortress, walk around Vioarlundin Park, make a trip to The Nordic House, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at The Faroe Islands Aquarium, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Vesturkirkjan Church, and finally stop by Ostrom. On the 8th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Listasavn Foroya.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Torshavn tour planner.

You can do a combination of from Klaksvik to Torshavn in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. September in Torshavn sees daily highs of 52°F and lows of 47°F at night. On the 9th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can do a combination of to Suduroy.

Things to do in Torshavn

Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping
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Mariukirkjan ©
Mariukirkjan
Vesturkirkjan Church ©
Vesturkirkjan Church
Ostrom ©
Ostrom

1
night
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 9th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Eggjarnar, view the masterpieces at Ruth Smith Art Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Church of Porkeri, enjoy the sea views from Akraberg Lighthouse, then hike along Hvannhagi, and finally steep yourself in history at Museum Husid uttan Anna. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Famjin church.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Suduroy trip itinerary planner.

Do a combination of from Torshavn to Suduroy in an hour. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In September in Suduroy, expect temperatures between 52°F during the day and 47°F at night. On the 10th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Vagar Island.

Things to do in Suduroy

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
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Ruth Smith Art Museum ©
Ruth Smith Art Museum
Asmundarstakkur ©
Asmundarstakkur
Famjin church ©
Famjin church

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Vagar Island

Vagar Island ©
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Sandavagur Church, take in the dramatic natural features at Trollkonufingur, and then make a trip to Gasadalur Tunnel.

To see reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Vagar Island vacation planning tool.

Do a combination of from Suduroy to Vagar Island in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car. In September, daily temperatures in Vagar Island can reach 52°F, while at night they dip to 47°F. On the 11th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Vagar Island

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
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Sandavagur Church ©
Sandavagur Church
Gasadalur Tunnel
Gasadalur Tunnel

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