Faroe Islands Highlights
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Highlights of the North | Six islands in one day
Highlights of the North | Six islands in one day
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Viking Tour | Sandoy & Kirkjubøur

Prepare yourself for a day tour to the historic village Kirkjubøur and the island Sandoy. Your tour guide will reveal the real heart of these awe-inspiring attractions.

You will be picked up by your tour guide in Tórshavn and head to the ferry port on the west side of Streymoy island. Here a ferry will take you to the island Sandoy. You will reach Sandoy after sailing for half an hour. Once there, your tour guide will take you to the hidden gem on this beautiful island. You will experience the island's rich heritage and unspoiled nature.

There are several small villages on the island, you you will experience five of these villages and get the opportunity to go on a stroll and greet the locals. There will be several photo stops along the road.

After the boat trip from Sandoy to the main island Streymoy, the tour guide will take you to the historic village Kirkjubøur. Here you will feel the Faroese history come to life. It is a real pleasure seeing all the turf houses in this small village. Kirkjubøur is the historic hub in the Faroe Islands.

In Kirkjubøur you will have the unique chance to walk into the farm house which is the oldest wooden house in Europe dating thousand years back. The farm house is still inhabited by the 17th generation of the proud Patursson family.

On this guided tour to Sandoy and Kirkjubøur, you will enjoy unspoiled nature, pristine settlements and rich history. You will hear lots of facinating stories from the Viking age while experiencing magic moments in nature.

At the end of the day, you will be dropped off outside your hotel in Tórshavn. The duration of the tour is 9.5 hours. 

Don't wait any longer - hop on this exciting guided bus excursion to some of the Faroe Island's best natural delights. Check availability by choosing a date.

Quick facts

Tour information:
  • Available: May. - Aug.
  • Duration: 9,5 hours
  • Activities: Sightseeing, Boat Trip, Cultural Activity, Bird Watching
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Languages: English, Danish, Faroese, Norwegian, Swedish
  • Attractions: Kirkjubøur, Sandoy, Skálavík, Sandur, Streymoy, Skopun, Dalur
Pickup information:
  • Pickup time : 09:00.

Pick Up Times: Mark Guesthouse: 07.15 62N Guesthouse Marknagil: 07.15 62N Hotel: Please walk down to Hotel Tórshavn (150 meters) Hotel Tórshavn: 07.25 (Main Meeting Point) Hotel Hafnia: 07.30 Farstøðin - Main Bus Terminal: 07.35 Hotel Streym: 07.35 Hotel Havgrím: 07.35 Campsite Yviri Við Strond: 07.35 Hilton Garden Inn: 07.40 Hotel Brandan: 08.50 Hotel Føroyar: 08.00
  • Local Guide

  • Transportation from Tórshavn

  • Beverages

  • Packed Lunch

  • Hotel pickup Pickup and Drop-Off

  • Small-Group Tour

  • All taxes, fees and handling charges

  • Ferry Tickets

  • Entrance Fees

  • Free WIFI

What to bring:
  • Warm/Rainproof Clothes

  • Camera



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