Boat Tours

The Faroe Islands are surrounded by the clean North Atlantic Ocean on all sides. Embark on a boat tour and explore the waters around the islands seeing the towering sea stacks and sea cliffs, bird life and the occasional seal.

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Boat Tours

The Faroe Islands are surrounded by the clean North Atlantic Ocean on all sides. Embark on a boat tour and explore the waters around the islands seeing the towering sea stacks and sea cliffs, bird life and the occasional seal.
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Duration:
8days
Available:
May. - Aug.
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10days
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Mykines with a Local | The Puffin Island

Join a guided tour to the much loved island Mykines. The unspoiled island is an unparallel experience where you will get close to puffins and enjoy the remoteness on the westernmost island in the Faroe Islands.  The tour starts from the harbour in the village Sørvágur on the island Vagar. Included in this day package is the hiking fee and a two-way ferry ticket with the local boat sailing to Mykines. There is a limited number of seats for the boat that sails to Mykines. You are secured a seat when booking with us.  When you arrive in Mykines walk up the stairs from the harbour. When you reach the end of the stairs your local guide will welcome you. The tour guide will lead you to the only village on the island. You will immediately feel the immense silence as there are absolutely no cars on the island.  Your guide knows everything there is to know about the local nature and culture. He will tell you fascinating stories about the people and the raw nature. Mykines is a bird-watchers dream. There is a puffin guarantee on this tour that will definitaly be one of your highlights on your trip in the Faroe Islands.  If you wonder where the best bird watching attractions are in the Faroe Islands wonder no more. This guided tour in Mykines gives you direct access to the bird paradise.  When in the village with several turf-roofed houses your tour guide will prepare you for the hike to the puffin bird colony. You will stand litteraly only metres away from the cute puffins and their hollow nest.  The hike will take you to the tip of Mykines on the islet Mykineshólmur and the picturesque lighthouse. Soake in the natural scenery and the quietness when looking into the Atlantic Ocean. This Mykines tour is the perfect experience for dedicated nature enthusiasts. The lush green fields during summer combined with the dramatic landscape is the ultimate way of seeing the Faroe Islands. After you have experienced the unspoiled nature on this mesmarising island, the boat awaits you by the small harbour in Mykines. You will be sailed back to Sørvágur in the afternoon and arrive just before 18:00 in Sørvágur harbour. If you choose the 13:00 PM departure, you will sail from Mykines at 19:00 PM. You will be back in Søvagur just befaroe 20:00 PM.  You can visit Mykines four months every year. There is only one boat sailing to Mykines during these four months. Secure yourself an exclusive trip to the majestic Mykines by adding to the cart.
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Duration:
7hours
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Boat trip to Bird Cliffs in Vestmanna

Witness the fascinating Bird Cliffs in Vestmanna. You will sail in a boat to the Vestmannabjørgini and caves. This is stunning. You will be picked up in Tórshavn and then head north to the village Vestmanna. The boat to the Bird Cliffs in Vestmanna sails from early May to late September. Choose a date to check availability. From the harbour in Vestmanna, you will sail in a local boat to a place out of this world. You will experience narrow straits, deep grottoes and almost 700-metre high cliffs soaring up from the ocean. This is an unbelievable sight. Even though your tour guide has seen this sight many times before, you will hear on his voice how impressed he is by the unbelievable nature. Whilst in the Vestmanna bird cliffs, you might be lucky to get a glimpse of the most adorable puffins and you will definitely see colonies of other birds such as razorbills and guillemots. The Atlantic puffin spend the summer in the Faroe Islands. The rich birdlife will be only few metres away from you. The birds are nesting in rocky crevices and under rock slabs so you will have the chance to get some great photos. It is utterly incredible to see all the birds thriving on these cliffs by the Atlantic Ocean. The whole area is untouched and as unspoiled as it can be. Standing on board the boat looking at the sheer cliffs and feeling the ocean around you is an incredible experience. This is the reason why Vestmanna Bird Cliffs are one of travellers’ favourite destinations in the Faroe Islands. This is a boat tour of a lifetime. You will sail for approximately two hours. When back in Vestmanna, you will get a special treat in the cosy local seaside restaurant. On your way back to Tórshavn, you will stop in the village of Leynar where you can stretch your legs on the white sanded beach. There is so much beauty on this tour. Many people will find themselves speechless. You can witness the Vestmanna Bird Cliffs from early May until late September. Make sure to add a fabulous boat trip the Vestmanna Bird Cliffs to your trip in the Faroe Islands. Check availability by choosing a date.
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Duration:
6hours
Available:
May. - Sep.
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Island Cruise in Faroese Schooner

Enjoy a memorable cruise tour in the legendary one-of-a-kind schooner Norðlýsið. This two hour sightseeing tour departs from the harbour on Tórshavn.  The ship will take you on a tour to experience the seafront of Tórshavn. When departing, you will head north along the coast where you will see the old fortress and the basalt coastline. You will be mesmerised by the cosiness onboard this beautiful wooden ship that was built in Tórshavn many years ago. Experiencing the Faroe Islands from sea is a nature lover's dream come true. As the ship departs from the Tórshavn marina in the heart of the capital, it is very easy to join this tour. The crew members are passionate and dedicated sailers and will be happy to answer your question and tell you about the sights along the trip. The Faroe Islands are deeply connected to the ocean and the crew has the expertice to make this a joyful and comfortable sailing experience.  While you are onboard the ship, you might very well witness how birds dive into the salty North Atlantic ocean and there is also a chance to spot a seal relaxing in the ocean or on the shoreline. This tour will let you experience some of the best things that the nature near the capitacl in the Faroe Islands has to offer. Even though you are just outside the capital, it feels as if you are far away from civilisation and in the middle of undisturbed nature.  A seaside trip departing from Tórsavn marina is exhilarating and the perfect way to take in the surroundings and explore the nature next to the capital first-hand. This is your rare opportunity to sail in a boat built by Faroe Islanders themselves in the centre of this seafaring nation.  If you are looking to explore the seaside in the Faroe Islands in comfort, look no further. Check the booking availability by choosing a date 

Duration:
2hours
Available:
Apr. - Sep.
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Fishing in Unforgettable Nordic Nature

Join a fantastic fishing trip departing from the harbour in Tórshavn. This tour will let you experience the fresh seaside air and breathtaking view along the route. Whether you are a beginner looking to learn how to catch a fish or a lifelong fisher, this is the perfect tour for you. You will have an enjoyable time in stunning nature. This full-service fishing trip is done each Thursday during the summer months with one morning and one afternoon departure. Fishing is a great way to relax and experience beautiful sights in the nordic archipelago. Fishing in the North Atlantic ocean near the Arctic circle is a unique and memorable experience as you will spend time far away from city noise in undisturbed nature. The quietness of this tour will surely take your breath away. This tour will give you a close encounter with the natural wonders that surround the Faroe Islands and will give you a true sense of calmness.  Respecting nature is at the heart of what the captain stands for. He will take you to his favorite spots that will reward you with both a good catch and splendid nature. The captain will help you get started if this is your first time deep sea fishing. A fishing rod and all other equipment will be provided for you. Once the fishing is done, the crew will prepare the most delicious fresh fish thinkable as you will be served your own top-quality catch on a plate. This is a culinary delight like no other. The crew knows the art of cooking great fish meals. You will be perfectly safe and well protected in the right exposure suit provided by the crew. The tour is done in an old wooden schooner adding to the awesomeness of this experience. Now, book this peaceful yet adventurous fishing experience. Check availability by choosing a date.

Duration:
4hours
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Rent a Faroese boat in Glyvrar

This is an authentic boat rental experience. This experience is suitable for families and friends that aim to build memories through hands-on activity. You may also choose to rent fishing gear. The person making the booking must be a major at least 21 years old. There is a minimum rental period of 2 days and you may rent the boat for up to 7 days. We will handover the boat to the tennant on the evening (6pm-9pm) prior to the 1st rental day. The tennant will handover the boat to the landlord on the evening (6pm-9pm) of the last rental day. When we meet at the marina we give safety and handling instructions. The tennant obliges to follow the instructions given on sailing area, sailing time (Only daylight) and safety. The provided safety equipment, clothes and rented fishing gear must be brought home to the tennants residence after each ended sailing day. Sailing in a traditional Faroese boat is a unique experience. You come close to the sea, the landscapes along the seashore, the wildlife and the mysteries under the water’s surface. You reach magnificent fiords and small villages outside the most traveled areas. We are meeting up at the Glyvrar marina. Before handover of the boat each passenger receives a floatation suit, boots and a life vest. We will give instructions on safety and on handling of the traditional Faroese boat and equipment.  The fiord by Glyvrar is Skálafjørður. Skálafjørður is the longest fiord in the Faroe Islands about seven nautic miles. The Skalafjørður is part of the widest inshore area in the Faroe Islands encompassing Skálafjørður, Tangafjørður, Sundini, Kollafjørður and Kaldbaksfjørður. This is also your sailing area. You will find a map among the images with red lines marking the limit of the sailing area. For sea angling you may be interested in the depthcurves. The area is fairly sheltered from the ocean currents and weather. Typical fish in the area are atlantic cod, haddock, whiting, saithe and dab where you find sandbed. There are local stocks of herring and sprat in the area. Animals to see along the fiord are sheep, seabirds and sometimes porpoise and seals. At the Glyvrar marina there is an active boating club. They have excellent facilities with toilets and cantina. We are welcome to use these facilities. 

Duration:
2days
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Rent a Faroese boat in Kollafjørður

This is an authentic boat rental experience. This experience is suitable for families and friends that aim to build memories through hands-on activity. You may also choose to rent fishing gear. The person making the booking must be a major at least 21 years old. There is a minimum rental period of 2 days and you may rent the boat for up to 7 days. We will handover the boat to the tennant on the evening (6pm-9pm) prior to the 1st rental day. The tennant will handover the boat to the landlord on the evening (6pm-9pm) of the last rental day. When we meet at the marina we give safety and handling instructions. The tennant obliges to follow the instructions given on sailing area, sailing time (Only daylight) and safety. The provided safety equipment, clothes and rented fishing gear must be brought home to the tennants residence after each ended sailing day. Sailing in a traditional Faroese boat is a unique experience. You come close to the sea, the landscapes along the seashore, the wildlife and the mysteries under the water’s surface. You reach magnificent fiords and small villages outside the most traveled areas. We are meeting up at the Kollafjørður marina. Before handover of the boat each passenger receives a floatation suit, boots and a life vest. We will give instructions on safety and on handling of the traditional Faroese boat and equipment.  The fiord is part of a large inshore area encompassing Kollafjørður, Sundini, Tangafjørður, Skálafjørður and Kaldbaksfjørður. This is also your sailing area. You will find a map among the images with red lines marking the limit of the sailing area. For sea angling you may be interested in the depthcurves. The area is fairly sheltered from the ocean currents and weather. Typical fish in the area are atlantic cod, haddock, whiting, saithe and dab where you find sandbed. There are local stocks of herring and sprat in the area. Animals to see along the fiord are sheep, seabirds and sometimes porpoise and seals. At the Kollafjørður marina there is an active boating club. They have excellent facilities with toilets and cantina. We are welcome to use these facilities.

Duration:
2days
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Guided Boat Tour in Eiði

This is an exclusive guided boat experience. We sail in a traditional Faroese boat – the utmost of Faroese handicraft. No place more than in Eiði have people’s existance historically so depended upon the traditional Faroese boat. We learn about these people, their lives, their culture and their harvesting of the riches nature brought to them. We set out from the marina of Eiði on the north of Eysturoy. The “Eiðisflógvi” is the golf between Eysturoy and Streymoy. The area is fenced by stunning natural scenery. We sail by the western coastline of the Eiðiskollur peninsula. We sail by gorges and grottoes and a coastline grand. Weather permitting we sail towards the monumental “Risin og Kellingin” (The Giant and the Hag). We hear the legend of these iconic sea stacks. In this amphitheatre we try our luck fishing. Located close to the spawning grounds of the north atlantic cod, the area has allways been known for good fishing. Typical fish in this area are Atlantic Cod, Haddock and Coalfish. We bring fishing rods so that you can cast a line and try your fishing luck. Should we be blessed by mother nature with fish, you get to take to take fish with you to prepare for a wonderful meal. Nowhere on the planet can you find fish as tasty and fresh as this! We cross the golf and sail towards the bay of Tjørnuvík. We go back to Viking times and hear of archaelogical findings in this scenic bay. From Tjørnuvík we follow the coastline of Streymoy south before we head back to the Eiði marina.

Duration:
3.5hours
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Guided Boat Tour in Hvannasund

This is an exclusive guided boat experience. We sail in a traditional Faroese boat – the utmost of Faroese handicraft. We learn about days when boats of this type were the lifeline of people along these shores. On our journey we hear stories about these people, their lives, their culture and their harvesting of the riches nature brought to them. We sail from the northern marina of Hvannasund on Viðoy. While we make our way north we explore the coastline of Viðoy towards beautiful Viðareiði. We learn about the geological history of the Faroe Islands while we observe geologic expressions along the seashore. By Viðareiði we sail by magnificent landscapes. There are spectacular gorges and grottoes – perfect for photography. Weather permitting we will sail into one of the grottoes and turn off our outboard engine. To only the sounds of the sea and the seabirds we will enjoy a cup of coffee inside the grottoe! Located close to the spawning grounds of the north atlantic cod, the area has allways been known for good fishing. Typical fish in these waters are atlantic cod, haddock, whiting and coalfish. We bring fishing rods so that you can cast a line and try your fishing luck. Should we be blessed by mother nature with fish, you get to take fish with you home to prepare for a wonderful meal! Nowhere on the planet can you find fish as tasty and fresh as this! On our way back towards the Hvannasund marina we sail accross towards the extinct village Múli. We are likely to see seabirds here such as puffins, black guillimot and fulmar. We follow the Borðoy-coastline back towards the Hvannasund marina.

Duration:
3.5hours
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Guided Boat Tour in Sørvágur

Hop aboard this exclusive guided boat experience in  a traditional Faroese boat – the utmost of Faroese handicraft. This comfortable boat will get you close to some of the main attractions and mesmerising wonders of the Faroe Islands. Weather permitting, you will get up close to the famous Drangarnir sea arch,  the Múlafossur waterfall on Vagar Island, and the majestic islet Tindhólmur. This is your opportunity to explore these amazing nature sceneries in the beautiful Sørvágsfjørður fjord. The boat departs from the pier in Sørvágur only a short five minutes drive away from Vágar Airport. After a short boat ride,  you will first sail close to the turf roofed village Bøur. The captain will show you the contours of an ancient volcano as you pass Bíggjarskorð. From Bøur, you will sail smoothly towards Múlafossur waterfall. Along the way, more stunning sceneries will unfold around you as you sail next to the uninhabited islet Tindhólmur before you get to Drangarnir. Your captain will ensure you an intimate and personal experience and he will get you familiar with what you see. You will find yourself right in front of the legendary view of the Drangarnir sea arch. Take your camera and secure yourself the best photo thinkable of the sea stack with the hole in the middle.  Weather and sea currents permitting, your captain will sail all the way around the rock formation giving you plenty of opportunities to get a great photo. This is as epic as it gets.  The boat takes up to 5 people. You will sit perfect in the boat enjoying the wind and the scent of fresh sea water. In this natural amphitheatre you get the unique chance to cast a fishing line. Expect to catch fish species such as Atlantic Cod, Haddock and Coalfish. If you should be blessed with a catch, you get to take the fish with you and you can then prepare a delicious meal for your family or friends! The fish here is as tasty and fresh as it gets. There is a connecting bus from Tórshavn to the departing place in Sørvágur several times a day. At the end of the tour, you can take the bus back to Tórshavn if needed. If you come to Sørvágur by car, then you can park your vehicle for free at the large parking lot by the harbour. The parking area is right next to the harbour. Get the complete Drangarnir experience on this boat trip where you will also have the opportunity to hold a fishing rod and experience Tindhólmur islet and Múlafossur waterfall from the sea. Check availability by choosing a date.

Duration:
3.5hours
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Guided Boat Tour in Árnafjørður

This is an exclusive guided boat experience. We sail in a traditional Faroese boat – the utmost creation of Faroese handicraft. We learn about days when boats of this type were the lifeline of people along these shores. On our journey we hear stories about these people, their lives, their culture and their harvesting of the riches nature brought to them. We sail out from the Árnafjørður marina and follow the eastern seashore by Mjóvin. Sailing close to the shore we see the varied landscape with ravines and grottoes. Along these shores we must keep our eyes open to seals that have this area as their natural habitat. Up on the steep slopes we see grazing sheep and we learn about the keeping of these semi-wild animals. We procede to Bergsmunnin and see the view east towards the island of Svínoy. We sail further along this spectacular coastline towards “Bergið”. There are some grottoes here and weather permitting we will sail into one of the grottoes and turn off our outboard engine. To only the sounds of the sea and the seabirds we will enjoy a cup of coffee inside the grottoe! We bring fishing rods so that you can cast a line and try your fishing luck of the coast. Typical fish in the fiord are the Atlantic Cod, Haddock and Saithe. At a certain location we will try to catch the beautiful “Reyðfiskur” – a beautiful red variation of the Atlantic Cod that has it’s habitat in the seaweed. Should we be blessed by mother nature with fish, you get to take to take fish with you to prepare for a wonderful meal! Nowhere on the planet can you find fish as tasty and fresh as this! On our way towards the marina we cross the fjord towards Kóphella “The Seal Bedrock” and follow the western coastline. We are likely to observe birds such as puffins, black guillemot and fulmar.

Duration:
3.5hours
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Suðuroy Day Tour

Join a full day of awe-inspiring sceneries. Marvel at all the unspoiled sights on Suðuroy island. You will take the 08:45 ferry and leave the city behind while sailing to the most southernly island in the Faroe Islands. Relax in the ferry for the 2 hours journey while passing first the island of Sandoy then Skúvoy, Stóra Dimun and finally Lítla Dimun. There is a licenced restaurant on the ferry. The staff serves hot and cold meals and beverages.  On arrival in Suðuroy, you will drive from the ferry port towards Froðba, said to be the oldest village in Súðuroy, taking in the unique columnal basalt cliffs. Then from Tvøroyri you will take a guided hike to Hvannhagi and Hvanndal. A place known for it’s spectacular beauty and a real hidden gem, easily accessible, so make sure to explore this secret before the crowd discovers it! On the way back you will walk up through a gorge, where you will witness the phenomenon of the legendary, illusive, grey people of the Faroes who got caught out in the sun and had their expressions frozen in the cliff rocks. Now, you will do a sightseeing tour of Suðuroy. This island is definitely the most beautiful island from the road. You will visit most of the villages from the southern tip at Akraberg, then to the spectacular and breathtaking clifftops of Beinisvørð, the ancient viking settlement of Hov and make time to relax and eat a packed lunch in Famjin. Afterwards you will head up to the northern tip of the island and you will hear the end of the Faroese saga history, as this was the scene for one of the main events. You will stop in Hvalba on our way back to the ferry, where you will visit the ancient coal mines, in operation from the 1770’s. You will also regale the story of how three ships filled with pirates landed and ravaged the village of Hvalba. You will then take the 18:30 ferry back to Tórshavn, leaving you to reflect on a great day and a memorable tour! So don't delay—join this amazing small-group guided excursion and you too can experience the best of Suðuroy's natural delights! Check availability by choosing a date.

Duration:
9.5hours
Available:
Feb. - Oct.
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Duration:
6hours
Available:
Oct. - Apr.
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Duration:
11.5hours
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Tórshavn Essential Harbour Round Trip

Jump onboard a traditional Faroese boat and explore the capital Tórshavn from the seaside. This harbour round trip is done in an eco-friendly electrical boat which will reduce your carbon footprint on your Faroe Islands holiday. The experienced captain will sail you to the red turf roofed buildings Tinganes home to the Faroese government. From there you will head to the Sandagerð beach and finally you will sail along the undisturbed coastline south of the Argir district. When you reach the seaside outside at Argir, you will be rewarded with peaceful nature. Small waterfalls will drop into the ocean here and expect to see exciting wildlife. Even though you are just outside the capital, you will find yourself in tranquil settings and experience an undisturbed moment near the Streymoy island.  As this is an electric boat, there is no noice at all so you will only hear the ripples whilst sailing with no rush just outside the capital. You will stay near the harbour area all the time so the tour can be done by everyone as the tour is not weather dependent. This tour gives you access to the Faroese boat heritage in a zero-emission and soundless vessel. You will join an unpolluting and environmentally friendly trip that contributes to green living in the Faroe Islands. The boat departs from the harbour in Tórshavn several times a day at Bryggjubakka just beside the café Umami and Kaffihúsið. This is a small group tour and there are 5 seats available on the boat. The Faroese boat is the perfect place to watch seabirds. If you are lucky, you might get a glimpse of seals swimming along the seaside. There are lots of great photo opportunities of the scenery and wildlife on this half hour boat sightseeing tour. Now, what are you waiting for? Enjoy the Tórshavn seaside in a sustainable and eco-friendly way. Check availability by choosing a date.

Duration:
30minutes
Available:
All year
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Duration:
4days
Available:
Oct. - Apr.
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Duration:
4hours
Available:
May. - Jul.
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4 Day Summer Package | Top Nature Attractions

Experience the best of what the Faroe Islands has to offer on this 4 days package tours. With an excellent selection of day tours, this package will make your vacation a momorable one. Discover timeless beauty in the wild and rugged nature and get close to those things that make the Faroe Islands such a unique destination. This tour is for those who want a journey to remember and cherish. The tour features excellent sights such as Múlafossur Waterfall and Vestmanna Bird Cliffs. A local Faroese guide will take you to extraordinary sceneries from dark cliffs to rugged coastlines. The landscape will speak for it self. You will also get a deep understanding of the island's history and culture when visiting the unmatched island Suðuroy and the scenic wonders there.   You will be picked up in Tórshavn at your hotel or designated area each morning and then head on exciting adventures in the untouched nature. Your tour guide will assist, help, and inform you every step of your journey. Booking this 4 day summer package makes your vacation hassle-free, leaving your travel here as peaceful and as relaxing has possible. All tunnel fees and boat tickets are included in this package so you can fully enjoy all the stunning sights on islands such as Kalsoy and the many turf houses in villages such as Bøur. No need to worry about road signs, routes, and trails.  You will get the chance to explore the undiscovered attractions as well as some of the most sought-after places that draws visitors to the Faroe Islands. Everything is provided to you with a down-to-earth feel. While you experience all the glorious sights, you will have packed lunch and drinks. Food and beverages are included each day on this tour.  You can extend your package one day by adding a day tour to Mykines to the itinerary. Your day tour to Mykines will be done on a Tuesday and your package will then start one day earlier. Embark on a Faroe Islands adventure today and make the most out of your time away. Check availability by choosing a date.

Duration:
4days
Available:
May. - Sep.
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5 Day Guided Summer Tour

Make the most out of your time in the Faroe Islands with this package tour that everyone is talking about. This tour covers all the best awe-inspiring travel moments that simply cannot be missed.  Travelling around the Faroe Islands could not be easier with this 5-day tour that awaits you. The sights on the day tours are spectacular and you will find yourself deep in nature. There are 4 day tours on the program during this 5-day tour. You will experience dramatic coastlines with surgin waves, the iconic waterfall Múlafossur and rugged mountain tops among them the highest mountain in the country Slættaratindur. This rich and rewarding tour will take you to picturesque villages such as Saksun and Gjógv and you will experience stunning sea stacks and gorges when sailing to Vestmanna Sea Cliffs.  Feel the crisp and clear morning air as you are being picked up outside hotels in the capital Tórshavn.  Each morning your tour guide will take you to the untouched nature around the islands giving you the freedom to enjoy the beautiful sights along the route. While on your way to all the beautiful attractions, you will pass amazing fjords and small unspoiled villages with turf houses. You will organise your own accommodation and we will take care of showing you the extraordinary views across the islands. Forget all the logistics and simply enjoy your holiday in the Faroe Islands. This five day tour takes in the most outstanding sceneries in one of the world's best kept secrets. You will also be given an insight into the Faroese culture and the warm local hospitality. Besides giving you outstanding seightseeing tours, you will have the opportunity to upgrade the sightseeing tour of Vagar island to a day tour to the puffin island Mykines. You can add Mykines to your adventure during the booking process.      Do not hesitate booking this 5 day guided summer tour with all the magical moments you don't want to miss. Check availability by choosing a date. 

Duration:
5days
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Duration:
8days
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Boat tour to Mykines and Vestmanna Sea Cliffs

Take advantage of a combined tour to Mykines and Vestmanna Sea Cliffs. On this day tour, you will have a once-in-a-lifetime chance to experience both towering rock walls, freestanding stacks and puffins.  This tour departs from Vestmanna harbour and will first take you to the cliffs along the shoreline north of the village Vestmanna where you will experience towering sea-stacks and impressive grottoes. After experiencing Vestmannabjørgini as these sea cliffs are called in Faroese, you will proceed to Mykines. This is the puffin island where you will get close to lots of puffins.  The boat sails first to the Vestmanna Bird Cliffs and then directly to Mykines. You will do the sailing in a comfortable boat where you can enjoy the nature from the boat deck and also sit down for a while inside and be amused by the scenic route from Vestmanna to the impressive sea cliffs and then to the top attraction in the Faroe Islands: Mykines!  The boat will sail you to the harbour in Mykines. You will now bring some unforgettable hours on the puffin islan. You can go far a hike in the unspoiled surroundings. If you want, you can take the hike to the lighthouse at the end of the islet Mykinesholmur.  This tidy island is slow paced. There will never be more than somewhat 120 people on this island jam-packef with beauty. After spending some hours in Mykines, the boat will sail you back to Vestmanna. The boat tour from Mykines to Vestmanna takes an hour or so. This combined Vestmanna Sea Cliff and Mykines tour is available from mid June to late July. This is when you have the chance to experience both attractions within one tour.   Don't miss this opportunity to experiencing two of the most unbelievable attractions in the Faroe Islands. Check availability by choosing a date.
4.8
4 reviews

Duration:
7hours
Available:
Jun. - Aug.
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Boat tour to Drangarnir and Múlafoss

Experience two of the most famous attractions in the Faroe Islands including the amazing sea-stacks Drangarnir and the Múlafossur Waterfall. The boat ride will treat you to an untouched view of these stunningly beautiful sights on Vágar island. The tour starts from the small boat marina in Sørvágur (see map of meeting point. This is not the regular harbour). From there you will sail close to Drangarnir lying majestically between the peaky islet Tindhólmur and the island Vágar. The awesomeness of this impressive natural wonder will give you a true understanding of why this is one of the most admired landmarks in the Faroe Islands. You will even be able to touch the dark basalt and sail through the sea arch itself, weather permitting. Joining the captain on this tour opens a special window into a truly unique place that you will never experience otherwise. Everything about this tour is remarkable. Next, you will head to Múlafossur Waterfall. This natural attraction has become a signature feature of the Faroe Islands. When sailing below to Gásadalur village, the boat will take you literally only few metres from the water that tumbles directly from the cliff's edge into the ocean. From the village Gásadalur, the waterfall Múlafossur simply falls off the island in a breathtaking manner. Take in the amazing view. Expect to also get a breathtaking aerial view of Mykines island. There will also be a good chance to experience puffins during the summer months.  You will stay in the boat during the entire trip. This will give you a unique chance to marvel at the eye-catching scenery that will be right in front of you. Tours are made throughout the year with departure from the small boat marina (see map) in Sørvágur. The duration of the tour is one hour. This is a small group boat tour. The maximum capacity is eight people. Weather permitting, you can be one of very few people in the world to sail through the arch in Stóri Drangur. This is the larger of the two sea-stacks. Grab the opportunity to explore Drangarnir and the waterfall Múlafossur. Check availability by choosing a date.
5.0
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Duration:
60minutes
Available:
All year
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Kittiwakes and Caves | Hestur Island

Experience the unspoiled cliffs on Hestur from an amazing perspective. This boat tour will take you to one of the most remote locations inhabited only by birds and seals.  You will get close to puffins and other facinating birds living along the massive cliff wall on Hestur island. Weather permitting, you will also sail into huge basalt caves. If the sea is calm and weather good, you will get the unique opportuniy to enter the Klæmintsgjógv cave which is the largest grotto in the world. This is an exciting and thrilling way to experience one of the small islands in the country. You will sail all the way around the island. From the highest point, you will look some 1200 feet up the sheer cliff the the edge where multi-coloured sheep are grassing.     From the ferry port in Gamlarætt outside of Tórshavn, you will go on an adrenaline packed adventure in a high speed rib boat. Your experienced captain will make sure to get you safely to some of the most impressive sights that the Faroe Islands have to offer.  The ferry port in Gamlarætt is only a fifteen minutes drive from the capital. You can either park your car at the harbour in Gamlarætt or take the bus from Tórshavn to the meeting point.   The boat will bring you from Streymoy island over the fjort to Hestur within only minutes. Feel th erush and enery when the captain heads towards the stunning scenery in Hestur island.  The solid constructed boat is made for adventure and for the rugged landscapes on Hestur island. You will also see basalt columns as tall as castles. This area is rich in nesting seabirds. Hence, this is a highly recommended activity by travelers to the Faroe Islands. Donøt miss your chance to explore majestic cliffs and breathtaking nature. Check availability by choosing a date.   
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Duration:
90minutes
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Boat Tours

The Faroe Islands are surrounded by the clean North Atlantic Ocean on all sides. Embark on a boat tour and explore the waters around the islands seeing the towering sea stacks and sea cliffs, bird life and the occasional seal.

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Boat Tours

The Faroe Islands are surrounded by the clean North Atlantic Ocean on all sides. Embark on a boat tour and explore the waters around the islands seeing the towering sea stacks and sea cliffs, bird life and the occasional seal.
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8days
Available:
May. - Aug.
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10days
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May. - Aug.
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Mykines with a Local | The Puffin Island

Join a guided tour to the much loved island Mykines. The unspoiled island is an unparallel experience where you will get close to puffins and enjoy the remoteness on the westernmost island in the Faroe Islands.  The tour starts from the harbour in the village Sørvágur on the island Vagar. Included in this day package is the hiking fee and a two-way ferry ticket with the local boat sailing to Mykines. There is a limited number of seats for the boat that sails to Mykines. You are secured a seat when booking with us.  When you arrive in Mykines walk up the stairs from the harbour. When you reach the end of the stairs your local guide will welcome you. The tour guide will lead you to the only village on the island. You will immediately feel the immense silence as there are absolutely no cars on the island.  Your guide knows everything there is to know about the local nature and culture. He will tell you fascinating stories about the people and the raw nature. Mykines is a bird-watchers dream. There is a puffin guarantee on this tour that will definitaly be one of your highlights on your trip in the Faroe Islands.  If you wonder where the best bird watching attractions are in the Faroe Islands wonder no more. This guided tour in Mykines gives you direct access to the bird paradise.  When in the village with several turf-roofed houses your tour guide will prepare you for the hike to the puffin bird colony. You will stand litteraly only metres away from the cute puffins and their hollow nest.  The hike will take you to the tip of Mykines on the islet Mykineshólmur and the picturesque lighthouse. Soake in the natural scenery and the quietness when looking into the Atlantic Ocean. This Mykines tour is the perfect experience for dedicated nature enthusiasts. The lush green fields during summer combined with the dramatic landscape is the ultimate way of seeing the Faroe Islands. After you have experienced the unspoiled nature on this mesmarising island, the boat awaits you by the small harbour in Mykines. You will be sailed back to Sørvágur in the afternoon and arrive just before 18:00 in Sørvágur harbour. If you choose the 13:00 PM departure, you will sail from Mykines at 19:00 PM. You will be back in Søvagur just befaroe 20:00 PM.  You can visit Mykines four months every year. There is only one boat sailing to Mykines during these four months. Secure yourself an exclusive trip to the majestic Mykines by adding to the cart.
4.8
20 reviews

Duration:
7hours
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Boat trip to Bird Cliffs in Vestmanna

Witness the fascinating Bird Cliffs in Vestmanna. You will sail in a boat to the Vestmannabjørgini and caves. This is stunning. You will be picked up in Tórshavn and then head north to the village Vestmanna. The boat to the Bird Cliffs in Vestmanna sails from early May to late September. Choose a date to check availability. From the harbour in Vestmanna, you will sail in a local boat to a place out of this world. You will experience narrow straits, deep grottoes and almost 700-metre high cliffs soaring up from the ocean. This is an unbelievable sight. Even though your tour guide has seen this sight many times before, you will hear on his voice how impressed he is by the unbelievable nature. Whilst in the Vestmanna bird cliffs, you might be lucky to get a glimpse of the most adorable puffins and you will definitely see colonies of other birds such as razorbills and guillemots. The Atlantic puffin spend the summer in the Faroe Islands. The rich birdlife will be only few metres away from you. The birds are nesting in rocky crevices and under rock slabs so you will have the chance to get some great photos. It is utterly incredible to see all the birds thriving on these cliffs by the Atlantic Ocean. The whole area is untouched and as unspoiled as it can be. Standing on board the boat looking at the sheer cliffs and feeling the ocean around you is an incredible experience. This is the reason why Vestmanna Bird Cliffs are one of travellers’ favourite destinations in the Faroe Islands. This is a boat tour of a lifetime. You will sail for approximately two hours. When back in Vestmanna, you will get a special treat in the cosy local seaside restaurant. On your way back to Tórshavn, you will stop in the village of Leynar where you can stretch your legs on the white sanded beach. There is so much beauty on this tour. Many people will find themselves speechless. You can witness the Vestmanna Bird Cliffs from early May until late September. Make sure to add a fabulous boat trip the Vestmanna Bird Cliffs to your trip in the Faroe Islands. Check availability by choosing a date.
5.0
4 reviews

Duration:
6hours
Available:
May. - Sep.
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Island Cruise in Faroese Schooner

Enjoy a memorable cruise tour in the legendary one-of-a-kind schooner Norðlýsið. This two hour sightseeing tour departs from the harbour on Tórshavn.  The ship will take you on a tour to experience the seafront of Tórshavn. When departing, you will head north along the coast where you will see the old fortress and the basalt coastline. You will be mesmerised by the cosiness onboard this beautiful wooden ship that was built in Tórshavn many years ago. Experiencing the Faroe Islands from sea is a nature lover's dream come true. As the ship departs from the Tórshavn marina in the heart of the capital, it is very easy to join this tour. The crew members are passionate and dedicated sailers and will be happy to answer your question and tell you about the sights along the trip. The Faroe Islands are deeply connected to the ocean and the crew has the expertice to make this a joyful and comfortable sailing experience.  While you are onboard the ship, you might very well witness how birds dive into the salty North Atlantic ocean and there is also a chance to spot a seal relaxing in the ocean or on the shoreline. This tour will let you experience some of the best things that the nature near the capitacl in the Faroe Islands has to offer. Even though you are just outside the capital, it feels as if you are far away from civilisation and in the middle of undisturbed nature.  A seaside trip departing from Tórsavn marina is exhilarating and the perfect way to take in the surroundings and explore the nature next to the capital first-hand. This is your rare opportunity to sail in a boat built by Faroe Islanders themselves in the centre of this seafaring nation.  If you are looking to explore the seaside in the Faroe Islands in comfort, look no further. Check the booking availability by choosing a date 

Duration:
2hours
Available:
Apr. - Sep.
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Fishing in Unforgettable Nordic Nature

Join a fantastic fishing trip departing from the harbour in Tórshavn. This tour will let you experience the fresh seaside air and breathtaking view along the route. Whether you are a beginner looking to learn how to catch a fish or a lifelong fisher, this is the perfect tour for you. You will have an enjoyable time in stunning nature. This full-service fishing trip is done each Thursday during the summer months with one morning and one afternoon departure. Fishing is a great way to relax and experience beautiful sights in the nordic archipelago. Fishing in the North Atlantic ocean near the Arctic circle is a unique and memorable experience as you will spend time far away from city noise in undisturbed nature. The quietness of this tour will surely take your breath away. This tour will give you a close encounter with the natural wonders that surround the Faroe Islands and will give you a true sense of calmness.  Respecting nature is at the heart of what the captain stands for. He will take you to his favorite spots that will reward you with both a good catch and splendid nature. The captain will help you get started if this is your first time deep sea fishing. A fishing rod and all other equipment will be provided for you. Once the fishing is done, the crew will prepare the most delicious fresh fish thinkable as you will be served your own top-quality catch on a plate. This is a culinary delight like no other. The crew knows the art of cooking great fish meals. You will be perfectly safe and well protected in the right exposure suit provided by the crew. The tour is done in an old wooden schooner adding to the awesomeness of this experience. Now, book this peaceful yet adventurous fishing experience. Check availability by choosing a date.

Duration:
4hours
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Rent a Faroese boat in Glyvrar

This is an authentic boat rental experience. This experience is suitable for families and friends that aim to build memories through hands-on activity. You may also choose to rent fishing gear. The person making the booking must be a major at least 21 years old. There is a minimum rental period of 2 days and you may rent the boat for up to 7 days. We will handover the boat to the tennant on the evening (6pm-9pm) prior to the 1st rental day. The tennant will handover the boat to the landlord on the evening (6pm-9pm) of the last rental day. When we meet at the marina we give safety and handling instructions. The tennant obliges to follow the instructions given on sailing area, sailing time (Only daylight) and safety. The provided safety equipment, clothes and rented fishing gear must be brought home to the tennants residence after each ended sailing day. Sailing in a traditional Faroese boat is a unique experience. You come close to the sea, the landscapes along the seashore, the wildlife and the mysteries under the water’s surface. You reach magnificent fiords and small villages outside the most traveled areas. We are meeting up at the Glyvrar marina. Before handover of the boat each passenger receives a floatation suit, boots and a life vest. We will give instructions on safety and on handling of the traditional Faroese boat and equipment.  The fiord by Glyvrar is Skálafjørður. Skálafjørður is the longest fiord in the Faroe Islands about seven nautic miles. The Skalafjørður is part of the widest inshore area in the Faroe Islands encompassing Skálafjørður, Tangafjørður, Sundini, Kollafjørður and Kaldbaksfjørður. This is also your sailing area. You will find a map among the images with red lines marking the limit of the sailing area. For sea angling you may be interested in the depthcurves. The area is fairly sheltered from the ocean currents and weather. Typical fish in the area are atlantic cod, haddock, whiting, saithe and dab where you find sandbed. There are local stocks of herring and sprat in the area. Animals to see along the fiord are sheep, seabirds and sometimes porpoise and seals. At the Glyvrar marina there is an active boating club. They have excellent facilities with toilets and cantina. We are welcome to use these facilities. 

Duration:
2days
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Rent a Faroese boat in Kollafjørður

This is an authentic boat rental experience. This experience is suitable for families and friends that aim to build memories through hands-on activity. You may also choose to rent fishing gear. The person making the booking must be a major at least 21 years old. There is a minimum rental period of 2 days and you may rent the boat for up to 7 days. We will handover the boat to the tennant on the evening (6pm-9pm) prior to the 1st rental day. The tennant will handover the boat to the landlord on the evening (6pm-9pm) of the last rental day. When we meet at the marina we give safety and handling instructions. The tennant obliges to follow the instructions given on sailing area, sailing time (Only daylight) and safety. The provided safety equipment, clothes and rented fishing gear must be brought home to the tennants residence after each ended sailing day. Sailing in a traditional Faroese boat is a unique experience. You come close to the sea, the landscapes along the seashore, the wildlife and the mysteries under the water’s surface. You reach magnificent fiords and small villages outside the most traveled areas. We are meeting up at the Kollafjørður marina. Before handover of the boat each passenger receives a floatation suit, boots and a life vest. We will give instructions on safety and on handling of the traditional Faroese boat and equipment.  The fiord is part of a large inshore area encompassing Kollafjørður, Sundini, Tangafjørður, Skálafjørður and Kaldbaksfjørður. This is also your sailing area. You will find a map among the images with red lines marking the limit of the sailing area. For sea angling you may be interested in the depthcurves. The area is fairly sheltered from the ocean currents and weather. Typical fish in the area are atlantic cod, haddock, whiting, saithe and dab where you find sandbed. There are local stocks of herring and sprat in the area. Animals to see along the fiord are sheep, seabirds and sometimes porpoise and seals. At the Kollafjørður marina there is an active boating club. They have excellent facilities with toilets and cantina. We are welcome to use these facilities.

Duration:
2days
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Guided Boat Tour in Eiði

This is an exclusive guided boat experience. We sail in a traditional Faroese boat – the utmost of Faroese handicraft. No place more than in Eiði have people’s existance historically so depended upon the traditional Faroese boat. We learn about these people, their lives, their culture and their harvesting of the riches nature brought to them. We set out from the marina of Eiði on the north of Eysturoy. The “Eiðisflógvi” is the golf between Eysturoy and Streymoy. The area is fenced by stunning natural scenery. We sail by the western coastline of the Eiðiskollur peninsula. We sail by gorges and grottoes and a coastline grand. Weather permitting we sail towards the monumental “Risin og Kellingin” (The Giant and the Hag). We hear the legend of these iconic sea stacks. In this amphitheatre we try our luck fishing. Located close to the spawning grounds of the north atlantic cod, the area has allways been known for good fishing. Typical fish in this area are Atlantic Cod, Haddock and Coalfish. We bring fishing rods so that you can cast a line and try your fishing luck. Should we be blessed by mother nature with fish, you get to take to take fish with you to prepare for a wonderful meal. Nowhere on the planet can you find fish as tasty and fresh as this! We cross the golf and sail towards the bay of Tjørnuvík. We go back to Viking times and hear of archaelogical findings in this scenic bay. From Tjørnuvík we follow the coastline of Streymoy south before we head back to the Eiði marina.

Duration:
3.5hours
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Guided Boat Tour in Hvannasund

This is an exclusive guided boat experience. We sail in a traditional Faroese boat – the utmost of Faroese handicraft. We learn about days when boats of this type were the lifeline of people along these shores. On our journey we hear stories about these people, their lives, their culture and their harvesting of the riches nature brought to them. We sail from the northern marina of Hvannasund on Viðoy. While we make our way north we explore the coastline of Viðoy towards beautiful Viðareiði. We learn about the geological history of the Faroe Islands while we observe geologic expressions along the seashore. By Viðareiði we sail by magnificent landscapes. There are spectacular gorges and grottoes – perfect for photography. Weather permitting we will sail into one of the grottoes and turn off our outboard engine. To only the sounds of the sea and the seabirds we will enjoy a cup of coffee inside the grottoe! Located close to the spawning grounds of the north atlantic cod, the area has allways been known for good fishing. Typical fish in these waters are atlantic cod, haddock, whiting and coalfish. We bring fishing rods so that you can cast a line and try your fishing luck. Should we be blessed by mother nature with fish, you get to take fish with you home to prepare for a wonderful meal! Nowhere on the planet can you find fish as tasty and fresh as this! On our way back towards the Hvannasund marina we sail accross towards the extinct village Múli. We are likely to see seabirds here such as puffins, black guillimot and fulmar. We follow the Borðoy-coastline back towards the Hvannasund marina.

Duration:
3.5hours
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Guided Boat Tour in Sørvágur

Hop aboard this exclusive guided boat experience in  a traditional Faroese boat – the utmost of Faroese handicraft. This comfortable boat will get you close to some of the main attractions and mesmerising wonders of the Faroe Islands. Weather permitting, you will get up close to the famous Drangarnir sea arch,  the Múlafossur waterfall on Vagar Island, and the majestic islet Tindhólmur. This is your opportunity to explore these amazing nature sceneries in the beautiful Sørvágsfjørður fjord. The boat departs from the pier in Sørvágur only a short five minutes drive away from Vágar Airport. After a short boat ride,  you will first sail close to the turf roofed village Bøur. The captain will show you the contours of an ancient volcano as you pass Bíggjarskorð. From Bøur, you will sail smoothly towards Múlafossur waterfall. Along the way, more stunning sceneries will unfold around you as you sail next to the uninhabited islet Tindhólmur before you get to Drangarnir. Your captain will ensure you an intimate and personal experience and he will get you familiar with what you see. You will find yourself right in front of the legendary view of the Drangarnir sea arch. Take your camera and secure yourself the best photo thinkable of the sea stack with the hole in the middle.  Weather and sea currents permitting, your captain will sail all the way around the rock formation giving you plenty of opportunities to get a great photo. This is as epic as it gets.  The boat takes up to 5 people. You will sit perfect in the boat enjoying the wind and the scent of fresh sea water. In this natural amphitheatre you get the unique chance to cast a fishing line. Expect to catch fish species such as Atlantic Cod, Haddock and Coalfish. If you should be blessed with a catch, you get to take the fish with you and you can then prepare a delicious meal for your family or friends! The fish here is as tasty and fresh as it gets. There is a connecting bus from Tórshavn to the departing place in Sørvágur several times a day. At the end of the tour, you can take the bus back to Tórshavn if needed. If you come to Sørvágur by car, then you can park your vehicle for free at the large parking lot by the harbour. The parking area is right next to the harbour. Get the complete Drangarnir experience on this boat trip where you will also have the opportunity to hold a fishing rod and experience Tindhólmur islet and Múlafossur waterfall from the sea. Check availability by choosing a date.

Duration:
3.5hours
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Guided Boat Tour in Árnafjørður

This is an exclusive guided boat experience. We sail in a traditional Faroese boat – the utmost creation of Faroese handicraft. We learn about days when boats of this type were the lifeline of people along these shores. On our journey we hear stories about these people, their lives, their culture and their harvesting of the riches nature brought to them. We sail out from the Árnafjørður marina and follow the eastern seashore by Mjóvin. Sailing close to the shore we see the varied landscape with ravines and grottoes. Along these shores we must keep our eyes open to seals that have this area as their natural habitat. Up on the steep slopes we see grazing sheep and we learn about the keeping of these semi-wild animals. We procede to Bergsmunnin and see the view east towards the island of Svínoy. We sail further along this spectacular coastline towards “Bergið”. There are some grottoes here and weather permitting we will sail into one of the grottoes and turn off our outboard engine. To only the sounds of the sea and the seabirds we will enjoy a cup of coffee inside the grottoe! We bring fishing rods so that you can cast a line and try your fishing luck of the coast. Typical fish in the fiord are the Atlantic Cod, Haddock and Saithe. At a certain location we will try to catch the beautiful “Reyðfiskur” – a beautiful red variation of the Atlantic Cod that has it’s habitat in the seaweed. Should we be blessed by mother nature with fish, you get to take to take fish with you to prepare for a wonderful meal! Nowhere on the planet can you find fish as tasty and fresh as this! On our way towards the marina we cross the fjord towards Kóphella “The Seal Bedrock” and follow the western coastline. We are likely to observe birds such as puffins, black guillemot and fulmar.

Duration:
3.5hours
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Suðuroy Day Tour

Join a full day of awe-inspiring sceneries. Marvel at all the unspoiled sights on Suðuroy island. You will take the 08:45 ferry and leave the city behind while sailing to the most southernly island in the Faroe Islands. Relax in the ferry for the 2 hours journey while passing first the island of Sandoy then Skúvoy, Stóra Dimun and finally Lítla Dimun. There is a licenced restaurant on the ferry. The staff serves hot and cold meals and beverages.  On arrival in Suðuroy, you will drive from the ferry port towards Froðba, said to be the oldest village in Súðuroy, taking in the unique columnal basalt cliffs. Then from Tvøroyri you will take a guided hike to Hvannhagi and Hvanndal. A place known for it’s spectacular beauty and a real hidden gem, easily accessible, so make sure to explore this secret before the crowd discovers it! On the way back you will walk up through a gorge, where you will witness the phenomenon of the legendary, illusive, grey people of the Faroes who got caught out in the sun and had their expressions frozen in the cliff rocks. Now, you will do a sightseeing tour of Suðuroy. This island is definitely the most beautiful island from the road. You will visit most of the villages from the southern tip at Akraberg, then to the spectacular and breathtaking clifftops of Beinisvørð, the ancient viking settlement of Hov and make time to relax and eat a packed lunch in Famjin. Afterwards you will head up to the northern tip of the island and you will hear the end of the Faroese saga history, as this was the scene for one of the main events. You will stop in Hvalba on our way back to the ferry, where you will visit the ancient coal mines, in operation from the 1770’s. You will also regale the story of how three ships filled with pirates landed and ravaged the village of Hvalba. You will then take the 18:30 ferry back to Tórshavn, leaving you to reflect on a great day and a memorable tour! So don't delay—join this amazing small-group guided excursion and you too can experience the best of Suðuroy's natural delights! Check availability by choosing a date.

Duration:
9.5hours
Available:
Feb. - Oct.
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Duration:
6hours
Available:
Oct. - Apr.
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Duration:
11.5hours
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Tórshavn Essential Harbour Round Trip

Jump onboard a traditional Faroese boat and explore the capital Tórshavn from the seaside. This harbour round trip is done in an eco-friendly electrical boat which will reduce your carbon footprint on your Faroe Islands holiday. The experienced captain will sail you to the red turf roofed buildings Tinganes home to the Faroese government. From there you will head to the Sandagerð beach and finally you will sail along the undisturbed coastline south of the Argir district. When you reach the seaside outside at Argir, you will be rewarded with peaceful nature. Small waterfalls will drop into the ocean here and expect to see exciting wildlife. Even though you are just outside the capital, you will find yourself in tranquil settings and experience an undisturbed moment near the Streymoy island.  As this is an electric boat, there is no noice at all so you will only hear the ripples whilst sailing with no rush just outside the capital. You will stay near the harbour area all the time so the tour can be done by everyone as the tour is not weather dependent. This tour gives you access to the Faroese boat heritage in a zero-emission and soundless vessel. You will join an unpolluting and environmentally friendly trip that contributes to green living in the Faroe Islands. The boat departs from the harbour in Tórshavn several times a day at Bryggjubakka just beside the café Umami and Kaffihúsið. This is a small group tour and there are 5 seats available on the boat. The Faroese boat is the perfect place to watch seabirds. If you are lucky, you might get a glimpse of seals swimming along the seaside. There are lots of great photo opportunities of the scenery and wildlife on this half hour boat sightseeing tour. Now, what are you waiting for? Enjoy the Tórshavn seaside in a sustainable and eco-friendly way. Check availability by choosing a date.

Duration:
30minutes
Available:
All year
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Duration:
4days
Available:
Oct. - Apr.
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Duration:
4hours
Available:
May. - Jul.
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4 Day Summer Package | Top Nature Attractions

Experience the best of what the Faroe Islands has to offer on this 4 days package tours. With an excellent selection of day tours, this package will make your vacation a momorable one. Discover timeless beauty in the wild and rugged nature and get close to those things that make the Faroe Islands such a unique destination. This tour is for those who want a journey to remember and cherish. The tour features excellent sights such as Múlafossur Waterfall and Vestmanna Bird Cliffs. A local Faroese guide will take you to extraordinary sceneries from dark cliffs to rugged coastlines. The landscape will speak for it self. You will also get a deep understanding of the island's history and culture when visiting the unmatched island Suðuroy and the scenic wonders there.   You will be picked up in Tórshavn at your hotel or designated area each morning and then head on exciting adventures in the untouched nature. Your tour guide will assist, help, and inform you every step of your journey. Booking this 4 day summer package makes your vacation hassle-free, leaving your travel here as peaceful and as relaxing has possible. All tunnel fees and boat tickets are included in this package so you can fully enjoy all the stunning sights on islands such as Kalsoy and the many turf houses in villages such as Bøur. No need to worry about road signs, routes, and trails.  You will get the chance to explore the undiscovered attractions as well as some of the most sought-after places that draws visitors to the Faroe Islands. Everything is provided to you with a down-to-earth feel. While you experience all the glorious sights, you will have packed lunch and drinks. Food and beverages are included each day on this tour.  You can extend your package one day by adding a day tour to Mykines to the itinerary. Your day tour to Mykines will be done on a Tuesday and your package will then start one day earlier. Embark on a Faroe Islands adventure today and make the most out of your time away. Check availability by choosing a date.

Duration:
4days
Available:
May. - Sep.
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5 Day Guided Summer Tour

Make the most out of your time in the Faroe Islands with this package tour that everyone is talking about. This tour covers all the best awe-inspiring travel moments that simply cannot be missed.  Travelling around the Faroe Islands could not be easier with this 5-day tour that awaits you. The sights on the day tours are spectacular and you will find yourself deep in nature. There are 4 day tours on the program during this 5-day tour. You will experience dramatic coastlines with surgin waves, the iconic waterfall Múlafossur and rugged mountain tops among them the highest mountain in the country Slættaratindur. This rich and rewarding tour will take you to picturesque villages such as Saksun and Gjógv and you will experience stunning sea stacks and gorges when sailing to Vestmanna Sea Cliffs.  Feel the crisp and clear morning air as you are being picked up outside hotels in the capital Tórshavn.  Each morning your tour guide will take you to the untouched nature around the islands giving you the freedom to enjoy the beautiful sights along the route. While on your way to all the beautiful attractions, you will pass amazing fjords and small unspoiled villages with turf houses. You will organise your own accommodation and we will take care of showing you the extraordinary views across the islands. Forget all the logistics and simply enjoy your holiday in the Faroe Islands. This five day tour takes in the most outstanding sceneries in one of the world's best kept secrets. You will also be given an insight into the Faroese culture and the warm local hospitality. Besides giving you outstanding seightseeing tours, you will have the opportunity to upgrade the sightseeing tour of Vagar island to a day tour to the puffin island Mykines. You can add Mykines to your adventure during the booking process.      Do not hesitate booking this 5 day guided summer tour with all the magical moments you don't want to miss. Check availability by choosing a date. 

Duration:
5days
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Duration:
8days
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Boat tour to Mykines and Vestmanna Sea Cliffs

Take advantage of a combined tour to Mykines and Vestmanna Sea Cliffs. On this day tour, you will have a once-in-a-lifetime chance to experience both towering rock walls, freestanding stacks and puffins.  This tour departs from Vestmanna harbour and will first take you to the cliffs along the shoreline north of the village Vestmanna where you will experience towering sea-stacks and impressive grottoes. After experiencing Vestmannabjørgini as these sea cliffs are called in Faroese, you will proceed to Mykines. This is the puffin island where you will get close to lots of puffins.  The boat sails first to the Vestmanna Bird Cliffs and then directly to Mykines. You will do the sailing in a comfortable boat where you can enjoy the nature from the boat deck and also sit down for a while inside and be amused by the scenic route from Vestmanna to the impressive sea cliffs and then to the top attraction in the Faroe Islands: Mykines!  The boat will sail you to the harbour in Mykines. You will now bring some unforgettable hours on the puffin islan. You can go far a hike in the unspoiled surroundings. If you want, you can take the hike to the lighthouse at the end of the islet Mykinesholmur.  This tidy island is slow paced. There will never be more than somewhat 120 people on this island jam-packef with beauty. After spending some hours in Mykines, the boat will sail you back to Vestmanna. The boat tour from Mykines to Vestmanna takes an hour or so. This combined Vestmanna Sea Cliff and Mykines tour is available from mid June to late July. This is when you have the chance to experience both attractions within one tour.   Don't miss this opportunity to experiencing two of the most unbelievable attractions in the Faroe Islands. Check availability by choosing a date.
4.8
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Duration:
7hours
Available:
Jun. - Aug.
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Boat tour to Drangarnir and Múlafoss

Experience two of the most famous attractions in the Faroe Islands including the amazing sea-stacks Drangarnir and the Múlafossur Waterfall. The boat ride will treat you to an untouched view of these stunningly beautiful sights on Vágar island. The tour starts from the small boat marina in Sørvágur (see map of meeting point. This is not the regular harbour). From there you will sail close to Drangarnir lying majestically between the peaky islet Tindhólmur and the island Vágar. The awesomeness of this impressive natural wonder will give you a true understanding of why this is one of the most admired landmarks in the Faroe Islands. You will even be able to touch the dark basalt and sail through the sea arch itself, weather permitting. Joining the captain on this tour opens a special window into a truly unique place that you will never experience otherwise. Everything about this tour is remarkable. Next, you will head to Múlafossur Waterfall. This natural attraction has become a signature feature of the Faroe Islands. When sailing below to Gásadalur village, the boat will take you literally only few metres from the water that tumbles directly from the cliff's edge into the ocean. From the village Gásadalur, the waterfall Múlafossur simply falls off the island in a breathtaking manner. Take in the amazing view. Expect to also get a breathtaking aerial view of Mykines island. There will also be a good chance to experience puffins during the summer months.  You will stay in the boat during the entire trip. This will give you a unique chance to marvel at the eye-catching scenery that will be right in front of you. Tours are made throughout the year with departure from the small boat marina (see map) in Sørvágur. The duration of the tour is one hour. This is a small group boat tour. The maximum capacity is eight people. Weather permitting, you can be one of very few people in the world to sail through the arch in Stóri Drangur. This is the larger of the two sea-stacks. Grab the opportunity to explore Drangarnir and the waterfall Múlafossur. Check availability by choosing a date.
5.0
8 reviews

Duration:
60minutes
Available:
All year
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Kittiwakes and Caves | Hestur Island

Experience the unspoiled cliffs on Hestur from an amazing perspective. This boat tour will take you to one of the most remote locations inhabited only by birds and seals.  You will get close to puffins and other facinating birds living along the massive cliff wall on Hestur island. Weather permitting, you will also sail into huge basalt caves. If the sea is calm and weather good, you will get the unique opportuniy to enter the Klæmintsgjógv cave which is the largest grotto in the world. This is an exciting and thrilling way to experience one of the small islands in the country. You will sail all the way around the island. From the highest point, you will look some 1200 feet up the sheer cliff the the edge where multi-coloured sheep are grassing.     From the ferry port in Gamlarætt outside of Tórshavn, you will go on an adrenaline packed adventure in a high speed rib boat. Your experienced captain will make sure to get you safely to some of the most impressive sights that the Faroe Islands have to offer.  The ferry port in Gamlarætt is only a fifteen minutes drive from the capital. You can either park your car at the harbour in Gamlarætt or take the bus from Tórshavn to the meeting point.   The boat will bring you from Streymoy island over the fjort to Hestur within only minutes. Feel th erush and enery when the captain heads towards the stunning scenery in Hestur island.  The solid constructed boat is made for adventure and for the rugged landscapes on Hestur island. You will also see basalt columns as tall as castles. This area is rich in nesting seabirds. Hence, this is a highly recommended activity by travelers to the Faroe Islands. Donøt miss your chance to explore majestic cliffs and breathtaking nature. Check availability by choosing a date.   
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