Photography Tour | Funningur and Gjógv

Photography Tour | Funningur and Gjógv
Photography Tour | Funningur and Gjógv
Photography Tour | Funningur and Gjógv
Photography Tour | Funningur and Gjógv
Photography Tour | Funningur and Gjógv
Photography Tour | Funningur and Gjógv
Photography Tour | Funningur and Gjógv

Capture the most sought-after attractions on northern Eysturoy on camera. You will join a local guide and photographer who will take you to the best attractions on the besutiful northern part of Eysturoy island.

Your first stop will be Gjógv. Here you will see the impressive gorge in the middle of the scenic village of Gjógv. You will walk 200 metres along the edge of the ravine until you reach the end and highest point. From this spot you will have a breathtaking view of the entire gorge together with the village and the wide mountain sides. Experiencing the untamed nature surrounding the cosy village life in Gjógv is breathtaking. You will also have the opportunity to come close to the rich birdlife here.

Afterwards, your tour guide will take a short drive uphill, followed by a walk to the famous Hvíthamar site where you get to experience the panoramic view overlooking Funningsfjørður fjord. This is one of the most stunning fjords in the Faroe Islands. Hvíthamar is situated on the steep ridge halfway between Funningur and Middagsfjall mountain.

Next, you will stop along the mountain road to snap the village Funningur from the mountainside of Slættaratindur. This is where you will see the iconic road zigzagging its way towards the small village Funningur.

Finally, you will stop to see the legendary Risin & Kellingin (Giant and the Witch). You will have a great view of these two sea stacks from Eiðiskollur.

You can join this tour as an expert in photography or as an enthusiastic novice.  All locations on this tour are on the island of Eysturoy. You will stand on the very same spot where all the famous photos are taken from. This will secure you beautiful and timeless pictures.

The meeting point for this tour is við Streymin by the Magn gas station. From the Magn gas station you will head to your first location of the day: Gjógv.

You will join a tour that takes advantage of the ever changing light in the Faroe Islands. Expect to see several season during the course of the day!

Once you reach your location, the tour guide will assist you getting the perfect camera angle that will do for the best shot. The tour guide will inspire you but let you take your photos yourself.

What are you waiting for? Take advantage of the knowledge of a local photographer when experiencing these famous sights on northern Eysturoy. Check availability by choosing a date.

Quick facts

Tour information:
Pickup information:
  • Departure time : 11:00, 16:00.

You meet us at the departure location.
Magn (gas station) við Streymin
  • Tour guide

  • Best photography spots

What to bring:
  • Camera

  • Warm clothing

  • Good hiking shoes

Good to know:

Weather may vary ALOT. After all, it is the land of maybe!



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