Faroe Islands Highlights
Faroe Islands Highlights
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Golden Circle | Saksun, Tjørnuvík & Gjógv
Highlights of the North | Six islands in one day
Highlights of the North | Six islands in one day
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Wonders of Vágar Island | Departure from Tórshavn

Enjoy a full day guided tour to the top attractions on Vágar island. This tour will let you experience the optical illusion lake at Trælanípan and the otherworldly village Gásadalur. The sceneries on Vágar island are some of the most picturesque in the whole of Faroe Islands.

Travellers across the globe have selected Trælanípan as a must-do attraction for its optical illusion when looking over Lake Sørvágsvatn from certain angles. This strange illusion has also given the lake several names such as “Lake above the ocean”, “Floating lake” and the “Hovering Lake”. Gásadalur is know for it’s amazing scenery with the beautiful waterfall falling into the ocean.

​On this trip, you will be picked up in Tórshavn at 9h00 and drive to Miðvágur where the hike to Trælanípan begins. You will hike past Sørvágslake, the biggest lake on the Faroes, to Trælanípan and Bøssdalafossur and enjoy the stunning and unique view over the steep cliffs and the lake above the ocean.

Returning from the hike, you will head to Gásadalur to see the captivating scenery with the small village and the waterfall. On your way back home again you will stop at Fiskastykki, a cosy local café in Sandavágur where you will have lunch. You will be back in Tórshavn again around 15h00.

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Quick facts

Tour information:
  • Available: May. - Aug.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Activities: Hiking, Sightseeing, Dinner
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Minimum age: 12 years.
  • Languages: English
  • Attractions: Múlafossur, Gasadalur, Trælanípan (Slave Cliff), Vágar, Bøsdalafossur waterfall, Leitisvatn, Geituskorardrangur
Pickup information:
  • Pickup time : 08:30.

  • Transport

  • Guide

  • Lunch

  • Beverages

  • Hiking Fees

  • Pick-up / Drop-off

  • Free WiFi

What to bring:
  • Warm and waterproof clothes

  • Good Shoes

  • Camera


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