5 days in Faroe Islands Itinerary

5 days in Faroe Islands Itinerary

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5 days in Faroe Islands Itinerary

Start: London
Fly + Drive:  4​h 30​min
1
Vagar Island
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Gjogv, Eysturoy
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h
3
Torshavn, Streymoy
— 1 night
Helicopter:  2​h
4
Suduroy
— 2 nights
Helicopter + Fly:  9​h
End: London

1
night
Vagar Island

Vagar Island ©
On the 26th (Mon), take in the dramatic scenery at Mulafossur Waterfall, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sandavagur Church, and then explore the striking landscape at Trollkonufingur.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Vagar Island online attractions planner .

London, UK to Vagar Island is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and car; or do a combination of bus, train, car, and ferry. When traveling from London in March, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Vagar Island: temperatures range from 7°C by day to 2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to drive to Gjogv.

Things to do in Vagar Island

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Mulafossur Waterfall ©
Mulafossur Waterfall
Sandavagur Church ©
Sandavagur Church

1
day
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 27th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Funningur Church and then look for all kinds of wild species at Cleft Of Gjogv.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Gjogv trip planner .

Getting from Vagar Island to Gjogv by car takes about 1.5 hours. March in Gjogv sees daily highs of 7°C and lows of 2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Torshavn.

Things to do in Gjogv

Historic Sites Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Funningur Church
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Funningur Church ©
Funningur Church
Cleft Of Gjogv ©
Cleft Of Gjogv

1
night
Torshavn, Streymoy

Torshavn ©
Tórshavn is the capital and largest town of the Faroe Islands. On the 28th (Wed), make a trip to Mariukirkjan, buy something for everyone on your list at SMS Shopping Center, then explore the world behind art at Listasavn Foroya, then pause for some serene contemplation at Hoyvikar Kirkja, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Vesturkirkjan Church.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Torshavn road trip planner.

Getting from Gjogv to Torshavn by car takes about an hour. In March, daily temperatures in Torshavn can reach 6°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Suduroy.

Things to do in Torshavn

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Vesturkirkjan Church ©
Vesturkirkjan Church
Mariukirkjan ©
Mariukirkjan
Hoyvikar Kirkja ©
Hoyvikar Kirkja

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 29th (Thu): get to know the fascinating history of Asmundarstakkur, take some stellar pictures from Hvannhagi, then view the masterpieces at Gallari Oyggin, and finally explore the striking landscape at Basalt Cliffs. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Eggjarnar, visit a coastal fixture at Akraberg Lighthouse, and then admire the striking features of Church of Porkeri.

To find where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Suduroy trip itinerary builder site .

Traveling by ferry from Torshavn to Suduroy takes 2 hours. In March in Suduroy, expect temperatures between 7°C during the day and 2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Suduroy

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Hvannhagi ©
Hvannhagi
Basalt Cliffs ©
Basalt Cliffs
Asmundarstakkur ©
Asmundarstakkur

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