40 days in Faroe Islands Itinerary

40 days in Faroe Islands Itinerary

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40 days in Faroe Islands Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly + Drive:  37​h
1
Tvoroyri, Suduroy
— 7 nights
Travel:  4​h 45​min
2
Mykines
— 7 nights
helicopter:  1​h 30​min
3
Torshavn, Streymoy
— 7 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Bordhoy
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h
5
Gjogv, Eysturoy
— 9 nights
Drive + Fly:  36​h
End: Sydney

7
nights
Tvoroyri, Suduroy

Tvoroyri ©
Tvoroyri is known for museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: appreciate the extensive heritage of Asmundarstakkur, explore the striking landscape at Basalt Cliffs, don't miss a visit to Eggjarnar, and get engrossed in the history at History and Maritime Museum of Tvoroyri.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Tvoroyri sightseeing tool .

Sydney, Australia to Tvoroyri is an approximately 37-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) (AEST) to Western European Time (WET) is minus 10 hours. Traveling from Sydney in August, you will find days in Tvoroyri are slightly colder (15°C), and nights are about the same (10°C). You will leave for Mykines on the 27th (Tue).

Things to do in Tvoroyri

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Suduroy, Vagur, Famjin church, Basalt Cliffs
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Hvannhagi ©
Hvannhagi
Asmundarstakkur ©
Asmundarstakkur
Eggjarnar ©
Eggjarnar

7
nights
Mykines

Mykines ©
A small coastal village of brightly colored houses with turf roofs remains the only inhabited place to visit on Mykines.
Mykines is known for historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: visit a coastal fixture at Mykines Holmur Lighthouse.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Mykines online trip maker .

Explore your travel options from Tvoroyri to Mykines with the Route module. In August in Mykines, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 10°C at night. You will leave for Torshavn on the 3rd (Tue).

Things to do in Mykines

Historic Sites
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Mykines Holmur Lighthouse ©
Mykines Holmur Lighthouse

7
nights
Torshavn, Streymoy

Torshavn ©
Tórshavn is the capital and largest town of the Faroe Islands. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Torshavn: Vagar Island (Lake Leitisvatn & Mulafossur Waterfall), Gasadalur Tunnel (in Gasadalur) and Sandavagur (Trollkonufingur & Sandavagur Church). There's much more to do: make a trip to The Nordic House, explore the world behind art at Listasavn Foroya, get to know the fascinating history of Tinganes, and steep yourself in history at Skansin Fortress.

To see ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Torshavn trip builder app .

You can do a combination of from Mykines to Torshavn in 1.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Torshavn can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Bordhoy.

Things to do in Torshavn

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Streymoy, Vestmanna, Sandavagur, Vagar Island, Kirkjubour
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Mulafossur Waterfall ©
Mulafossur Waterfall
The Nordic House ©
The Nordic House
Torshavn Cathedral ©
Torshavn Cathedral

6
nights
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.
Bordhoy is known for nature, historic sites, wildlife, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: pause for some serene contemplation at Christianskirkjan, take a peaceful walk through Vioarlundin uti i Grov, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Klakkur, and head off the coast to Fugloy.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Bordhoy trip planner .

Traveling by car from Torshavn to Bordhoy takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In September, daily temperatures in Bordhoy can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. You will leave for Gjogv on the 16th (Mon).

Things to do in Bordhoy

Parks Nature Fun & Games
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Kalsoy ©
Kalsoy
Christianskirkjan ©
Christianskirkjan
Klakkur ©
Klakkur

9
nights
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. Step out of Gjogv to go to Soldarfjordur and see Garoahusio, which is approximately 52 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the fascinating underground world of Cleft Of Gjogv, stroll the grounds of Gjaar Church, steep yourself in history at Risin and Kellingin, and pause for some serene contemplation at Saksun Church.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Gjogv online tour planner .

Traveling by car from Bordhoy to Gjogv takes an hour. In September, daily temperatures in Gjogv can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. On the 25th (Wed), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Gjogv

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Eysturoy, Saksun Church
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Saksun Church ©
Saksun Church
Cleft Of Gjogv ©
Cleft Of Gjogv
Gjaar Church ©
Gjaar Church

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