Outlying islands Tours

Beautiful small islands are nestled around the Faroe Islands.
Most of the outlying islands can be reached by ferry and some only by helicopter or private boat.

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Outlying islands Tours

Beautiful small islands are nestled around the Faroe Islands.
Most of the outlying islands can be reached by ferry and some only by helicopter or private boat.
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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 historic village Kirkjubøur and the scenic island Sandoy.   You will be picked up in Tórshavn at your hotel or designated rea 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.  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:
Apr. - Sep.
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Duration:
10days
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Duration:
4days
Available:
Oct. - Apr.
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Duration:
10hours
Available:
All year
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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 adventur 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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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.   
5.0
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Duration:
90minutes
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Duration:
4days
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Duration:
3days
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Kallur Lighthouse on Kalsoy | Self Drive Tour

Explore the awe-inspiring sight from Kallurin where you will see the famous lighthouse standing on the very edge of a sheer cliff. Your tour guide will take you from the small village Trøllanes on Kalsoy and along the mountain path to the lighthouse on the very tip of this outlying island.  This is a three hours hike taking you to one of the most iconic sigts in the Faroe Islands. When you reach the edge of the cliff where men planted the lighthouse some hundred years ago, you will get one of the most otherworldly experiences in nature with breathtaking views of the sheer Borgarin rock wall and the neightbouring islands. You will feel amazing when standing on Kallurin and watching the birds fly underneath you and also above your head. Travellers often describe the tour as an immense feeling of serenity.  Your tour guide will greet you in the northernmost village Trollanes on the island. This is a self drive tour and you can choose either to bring your own car onboard the ferry Sam from Klaksvík to Klasoy island and then drive to Trøllanes or take the public bus. You will buy your ferry ticket from the staff onboard the ferry. If you drive yourself, make sure to be at the harbour in Klaksvík an hour or so before the ferry sails to Kalsoy. Expect a queue especially during May to September. This hiking tour to Kallur Lighthouse is made all year round.  The departuring time for this hike is flexible as the ferry timetable from Klaksvík to Kalsoy island differs depending on season and weekdays. The tour is made, when you want to do the tour.   Don't miss out a unique opportunity to experience this must-do nature hike in the Faroe Islands. Choose your preferred day of hiking and add to cart.

Duration:
3hours
Available:
All year
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4 Days Puffin Package | Summer Highlights

Get to see as many puffins in the Faroe Islands as you ever dreamed of. This puffin packed summer package will get you close to the nature in the Faroe Islands and to the adorable puffins with their colorful beak. Over the course of four days, you will set your wanderlust free and experience some of the natural wonders that are kept in the Faroe Islands. Expect to see outlying islands and sheer bird cliffs. This four days holiday package will make your holiday season a time of joy. All the best sights in the Faroe Islands are planned for you in advance so that you can travel with ease and take in all the beauty around you. You will be secured four day tours. A couch will pick you up in Tórshavn at your hotel or other designated pickup location. Find yourself a window seat and enjoy the unspoiled nature while heading to some of the most sought-after attractions in the Faroe Islands.  One of the absolute highlightes of this vacation package is a day tour to the small puffin island Mykines. You will get the full advantage of an organised tour so no last minutes ferry ticket booking or luch planning between attractions. Everything is taking care of so that you can make the most out of your time in the Faroe Islands. You will also have the chance to see puffins when sailing to Vestmanna Bird Cliffs. What makes puffins so common during these four day tours is a combination between experienced tour guides who knows everything about the rich birdlife in this archipelago and the fact that puffins nest and breed in the Faroe Islands and bring new puffins into the world during May to August every summer. You will leave the islands with happiness and feeling revitalised by the untouched beauty during the long summer days. You will experience the best of the stunning natural landscapes. Start to look forward to your journey today by booking this vacation package in the Faroe Islands. Check availability by choosing a date.
5.0
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Duration:
4days
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Day Tour to Kalsoy and Kallur Lighthouse

Come and take your own picture of the most spectacular lighthouse in the Faroe Islands in astonishing surroundings. This is your chance to experience Kalsoy island. On this tour you will first drive from Tórshavn to Klaksvík, the second biggest town in the Faroe Islands very much anchored in its fishing tradition. From Klaksvík you will take the ferry to Syðradal on Kallsoy. Arriving to Kallsoy we will embark onto the only road of this sparsely populated island. Only 150 inhabitants dwell here year round, but the island is well served by infrastructure featuring several road tunnels connecting the four villages on this island. You will drive north to Mikladal to visit the Seal Woman, a statue by the shore of the village Mikladalur which represent the seal woman who, according to ancient Faroese legend, was forced to live with a human, but who all the time was longing to get back to live in the sea as a seal. By the northern most village on the island, Trøllanes, you will go off-road and head for the lighthouse on foot. This is a medium mountain hike and requires some effort. There is no path, but you are walking on grass and stony surface. It is highly recommended to follow your tour guide and do not undertake the hike on your own unless you are an experienced hiker.  On your way up to the rustic lighthouse you are likely to pass sheep, mountain dwelling birds and maybe you can spot occasional hare. Underneath you is the Atlantic ocean populated by seals and whales. The view by the lighthouse is absolute breathtaking and entirely unique. To the south you see the vertical side of the 537 m high mountain Borgarin. To the west you see Eysturoy and to the east you see the north side of Kunoy and Viðoy. Do not hesitate booking this tour to Kalsoy and Kallur Lighthouse. Check availability by choosing a date.
5.0
2 reviews

Duration:
9hours
Available:
All year
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6 Days Summer Package | Complete Faroe Islands Experience

Secure yourself a six days summer package in the Faroe Islands. You will visit the most popular sights during your stay including the puffin island Mykines and the tiny settlement Saksun and majestic waterfalls such as Fossá Waterfall and Múlafossur Waterfall in Gásadalur.  Booking this package tour makes your Faroe Island vacation stress-free and seamless. There are six day tours included in this nature packed summer package for those wanting to travel the Faroe Islands with ease. This vacation package is made especially for those first-time travellers to the unspoiled North Atlantic archipelago. All tours are planned and organised in advance ensuring you to get the full grasp of the best attractions in the untouched Faroe Islands. This extraordinary package tour in the Faroe Islands will let you explore with no hassle and alleviate lot of the headache when planning tours and activities on your holiday.  Experienced tour guides will pick you up at hotels in Tórshavn or other designated pick-up location in the capital. Your adventure will start every morning when you step aboard a comfortable coach. Simply sit back and relax as your tour guide takes you to the fantastic sceneries around the islands. You will be back in Tórshavn every afternoon after your amazing day trips.  So, you will see beautiful seaside villages, remote islands, and captivating mountains. One of the absolute highlights of this package tour is a day trip to Mykines Island where you will experience all the puffins. You will also go on boat trips in narrow straits, watch birdlife and sheer cliffs, and impressive rock formations from the sea.  This package will make your journey an ease. Inform yourself about the full itinerary below.  What are you waiting for? Escape the crowds for a while and embrace the unspoiled beauty in the Faroe Islands by booking this essential package tour. Check availability by choosing a date.
4.8
6 reviews

Duration:
6days
Available:
Apr. - Aug.
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Mykines Evening Puffin and Sunset Tour | Accommodation Included

Explore the unspoiled Mykines island on this extraordinary evening and sunset tour. You will be away from the crowd and watch all the puffins with a local guide. Blend in with the locals and the puffins and enjoy the tranquility of Mykines Island in the evening. This overnight tour to Mykines including accommodation is a once in a lifetime experience. In the evening, the puffins gather together for a bit of social time. You will be in the middle of this extraordinary bird happening. You arrive in the late afternoon with the boat Jósup. Your local guesthouse hostess and guide will meet you by the boat and take you to the guesthouse.  Here you will enjoy dinner in one of the oldest houses on Mykines Island. During dinner, your hostess will tell you the best stories and legends about this magical Island. Among others the great Mykines painter, Sámal Joensen Mikines, fishery and the state of the island and the birdlife as you see it today. After dinner, you will pack coffee and sweets for your evening tour. Now, you are ready to meet and greet the puffins and see the sunset.  The summer in the Faroe Islands is remarkable. During the peak of summer, there are 23 hours of light. This makes an evening tour in Mykines something truly special.  After the evening walk, you will go back to the guesthouse, one of the oldest houses on Mykines Islands. The guesthouse dates back to 1895. You sleep under the ceiling in cosy dbl. rooms with B&B standard. The guesthouse is turfed roof. Next morning you will have a breakfast of course served with homebaked bread and eggs from the local farmer on the island. You can then take a stroll through the village and down to the ocean. Alternatively, the tour guide can take you on one more tour to the hill to say good morning and goodbye to the puffins. You will take the boat back to Sørvágur at 11.05 in the morning.  Do not hesitate to book this absolutely fantastic experience on the most sought-after island in the Faroe Islands. Check availability by choosing a date. Min. 2 persons and max. 4 persons.
5.0
9 reviews

Duration:
18.5hours
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.
4.8
20 reviews

Duration:
7hours
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Day Tour to Skúvoy | Hidden Puffin Island

Explore the untouched island Skúvoy. This is one of the most undiscovered islands in the Faroe Islands with a puffin guarantee in the puffin season from early May until late August. Skúvoy might be one of the most magnificent places in the Faroe Islands. This day trip to the remote island Skúvoy will give you something special and a truly unique experience. You will have jaw-dropping sights in front of you on the island and you will explore the many untold stories that your local guide in Skúvoy has to tell you. Your tour to the little island Skúvoy starts in Tórshavn where you will be picked up. From Tórshavn you will head to Gamlarætt on the west side of Streymoy a 15 minutes’ drive from the capital. From Gamlarætt a ferry will take you on a 45 minutes ferry ride to the islands Sandoy and after a 15 minutes’ drive on Sandoy you will get to the second harbour. The driver will bring you on board the smaller boat to the island Skúvoy. The boat trip from Sandoy to Skúvoy takes 30 minutes. There are basically no cars on the island Skúvoy and there are no cars on the small boat. However, no worries. You will go on a fantastic stroll when you arrive in Skúvoy. A local guide will take care of you in Skúvoy and show you the fairy-tale sceneries on this stunning island full of birdlife and especially puffins. You will get close to puffins from early May until late August. The island is incredible beautiful all year around and you will most likely be one of only few travellers on the island. There are 30 inhabitants in the only village on the island Skúvoy. When you have seen all the spectacular nature on this unspoiled island, you will get a packed lunch and beverages suiting perfectly while watching the local puffins.  There are just as many puffins on Skúvoy as on the most known island Mykines. But, hush… let us keep Skúvoy as one of the best kept hidden secrets in the Faroe Islands. Before you will be driven back to Tórshavn, the journey first takes you to the most historic rich village, Kirkjubøur, were the 17'th generation of the Pæturson family lives in a house, that dates back to the viking era. Now, what are you waiting for? Add this tour to the cart to explore one of the hidden gem in the Faroe Islands.
5.0
2 reviews

Duration:
9.5hours
Available:
All year
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Day tour on the island of Skúvoy (Fagridalur)

Visit the remote island of Skúvoy and hike to Fagridalur. On the small island lies the famous valley Fagridalur – The Beautiful Valley. Beautifully covered in its green cape it spreads over the north end of the island. Only one rock can be seen on the grassy slopes. A rock that has its own place in the history of the Faroe Islands. The rock is called Tróndarsteinur. It was there that one of the two mighty leaders of the Faroese people, Tróndur í Gøtu, sat and worked his magic, while fighting the other for the power over all the islands in the year 1,000 A.D. About 100 m from Tróndarsteinur you can find the remains of a little bothy. A spring with delicious clean drinking water runs just outside the bothy. A young woman, named Rannvá, lived in the little bothy. She was sentenced to live in solitary for the rest of her life, for giving birth to her son out of wedlock. A story about love and sorrow, about happiness and hard work, about judgement and of justice. How to get to Skúvoy The bus (route 101) leaves Tórshavn bus station (Farstøðin) at 6:55 to Gamlarætt. The ferry, Teistin, then sails from Gamlarætt to Skopun at 7.20. The bus (route 600) then takes you from Skopun to Sandur at 8:00 o’clock, where the smal ferry Sildberin sails at 8:30 from Sandur to Skúvoy. At around 9:00 in the morning you will meet the local guide in the small coffe shop Hjá Ingu (the red house in the north end of the small village of Skúvoy). You will get a bottle of water (included in the price) and a short briefing of the walk. You will get a packed lunch upon arrival. At around 9:30 you will start the hike. It is an easy route to walkhike and will take 2 -3 hours. When you get back to the village, feel free to sit down and have a cup of coffe or tea (also included in the price). You will get your hot drink at Inga’s coffe shop, where you of course can buy something to go with your coffee or tea.  At 14:50 the ferry Sildberin leaves the island of Skúvoy again. If you want to stay just a bit longer, the ferry Sildberin sails again at 17:10. Join this walk through history – and the fantastic scenery – on the island of Skúvoy every Thursday. Add this tour to the cart.

Duration:
3hours
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All year
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Duration:
90minutes
Available:
Jun. - Aug.
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Duration:
6hours
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All year
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Hiking to Kallur Lighthouse | Experience the Northern Islands

Reach the fantastic scenery at Kallur Lighthouse or simply Kallurin. When in the Faroe Islands, you want to experience the great hike and stunning sight at Kallur Lighthouse. This famous lighthouse is surrounded by breathtaking nature. Hiking to Kallur Lighthouse is a must-do experience while you are in the Faroe Islands. Besides exploring this amazing attraction, you will visit the gobsmacking villages Viðareiði, the fishing town Klaksvík and the island Kunoy. You will be picked up in Tórshavn in the morning and head north to the northern islands. Before you make it to Kallur Lighthouse, you will visit Kunoy island and Viðareiði which is the northernmost village in the Faroe Islands surrounded by beautiful mountains. Now, you are ready to head to Kalsoy island where Kallur Lighthouse is situated. You will hike for 3 hours in total. From the town Klaksvík, you will take the ferry to the small village Syðradal on the island Kalsoy. Remember to enjoy the ferry ride and to observe the many birds that you will see on the sea and in the air. By the most northernly village on the island Kalsoy, you will find the tiny village Trøllanes. From this picturesque village you go off road and head for the lighthouse. There is no path, but you will walk on grass and stony surface. The view by the lighthouse is absolute stunning. To the south there is the sheer cliff of the 537 m high mountain Borgarin. To the west you see the island Eysturoy and to the east you see the north side of the islands Kunoy and Viðoy. You will join a local guide to Kallur Lighthouse. Besides giving you insights to his vast knowledge, the guide will make sure that you hike safe and that you will get the best view possible at Kallur.  When back in Trøllanes you will have your packed lunch. After you have finished your packed lunch you will experience Kópakonan or the Sealwoman by the seaside in the village Mikladalur. Afterwards, you will take the ferry back to Klaksvík and finally head back to the capital Tórshavn. What are you waiting for? Get ready to hike your way to the majestic sight at Kallur Lighthouse and to experience the northern islands. Check the booking availability by choosing a date.
4.7
6 reviews

Duration:
10hours
Available:
All year
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Day Trip to Mykines

Witness the lovely puffins in Mykines in the most exiting way possible. This tour will make you explore the puffins on Mykines island in depth. You will be sure to experience all the best sights on Mykines in the company of the Atlantic puffin with their colorful beak. Turn up at the harbour in the village Sørvágur on Vágar island in the morning and we will take you on an unforgettable tour to the main summer attraction in the Faroe Islands. The boat departs from the Sørvágur harbour at 10:20 am. The ferry will leave Mykines again at 17:05 pm and you will return to Sørvágur at 18:00 pm. You will be secured a ferry ticket when you arrive to the harbour in the morning. Also, local hiking tax is included in the tour as well as a lunch in stunningly beautiful surroundings in Mykines. This day tour to Mykines will secure you lots of amazing photo opportunities of puffins and the lush green hillsides. Bringing your camera is simply a must when doing the day tour to Mykines. The puffin island is the ideal spot to relax, breathing the fresh air and enjoy the tranquility away from city noise and large crowds. You will stand in the middle of the extraordinary bird life and with puffins in the thousands flying just above your head in all directions. You will be mesmerised by the amount of puffins here and how close you can get to these fascinating creatures.  While you enjoy all the puffins, you will have unbelievable sight of rugged cliffs and the captivating shoreline. The puffins take most of the visitor's attentions. That is totally understandable, but there are also other exceptionally bird species here such as the northern gannet and the common murre. You can see these birds on sea stacks and on the steep cliff sides. Your ferry ride to Mykines will take 45 minutes. When you arrive in Mykines, a local tour guide will greet you. Before you go hiking to see all the puffins, you will have some refreshments. Now, you are ready to hit the path to the puffin heaven. The puffins grasses the island during summer only and this is also the only period when Mykines is open for travellers. This once-in-a-lifetime opportunity is bookable from May to August. You can add transport from Tórshavn to the ferry and from the ferry back to Tórshavn after the Mykines tour to make this the perfect hassle-free day tour. Simply add this extra service during the booking process. Now, what are you waiting for? Join this day trip to jaw-dropping landscapes, lots of puffins, and breathtaking sceneries. Check availability by choosing a date.
5.0
5 reviews

Duration:
7hours
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Duration:
7hours
Available:
All year
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Puffin Island Mykines | Day tour from Tórshavn

Join an awe-inspiring day tour to the puffin island Mykines. This is your opportunity to experience a wealth of puffins and unbelievable nature on the most westernly island in the Faroe Islands inhabited mainly by puffins and sheep. Oh, and then there are 14 people living here permanently. You will be picked up at your Tórshavn hotel in the morning. Now, you will start make your way west on this small group daytrip to the main summer attraction in the Faroe Islands. The drive out of Tórshavn is scenic and your tour guide will note all points of interest while you move smoothly through the mountainous scenery along the route Oyggjarvegur. Here you will experience the breathtaking Norðradalsskarð pass with the wide valley and the view of Koltur island. Further down the road, you will drive close to the only prison in the Faroe Islands lying in tranquil surroundings and with a panoramic view of the Kaldbaksfjørður fjord. Once you reach Sørvágur, you will be handed your boat ticket that is included in this tour. The ticket will secure you a seat on the boat to Mykines. After a 45 minutes boat ride, you will reach your main attraction of the day: Mykines! Mykines is pure beauty and nature at its best. Here in Mykines your local tour guide will greet you once you have taken the stairs from the ferry port up to the village. Mykines will introduce you to the unbelievable landscape that is home to the greatest puffin colony of the archipelago. Now you are marooned for 6 hours on Mykines island where you will explore the untouched nature and get really close to puffins. The hike from the old village with turf houses to the westernmost tip of Mykineshólmur islet and the lighthouse there is extraordinary. It feels like walking to the end of the world. In these unspoiled surroundings, lunch and spring water will be provided for you.  Rolling hills and steep cliffs has deservedly become a favourite site to visit during summer. Enjoy tremendous views of the ocean to the west and other islands to the east as you walk across the island and the magnificent bird life. Thousand of cute puffins nestle in burrows here in the cliff-tops during the summer months. When back in the only village here after the puffin hike, you are invited in to a cosy house with turf roof. A local will serve you home made dinner and Faroese delicacies. Along with this authentic experience, you will be told stories from life on this remarkable puffin island. Next, your tour guide will take you back to the ferry port at the end of your Mykines experience. The ferry will depart from Mykines at 17:05 pm and you will return to Sørvágur at 18:00 pm and then you will drive from Sørvágur and back to Tórshavn where you will arrive in the evening. You will be at your accommodation in Tórshavn at 19:00 pm. Tours to Mykines are arranged from early May to late August. This is the only time of year when you can get to this small paradise on earth. Don't let this fast-selling summer experience in the Faroe Islands pass you by. Check availability by choosing a date.
5.0
4 reviews

Duration:
10hours
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Duration:
10hours
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May. - Aug.
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Outlying islands Tours

Beautiful small islands are nestled around the Faroe Islands.
Most of the outlying islands can be reached by ferry and some only by helicopter or private boat.

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Outlying islands Tours

Beautiful small islands are nestled around the Faroe Islands.
Most of the outlying islands can be reached by ferry and some only by helicopter or private boat.
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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 historic village Kirkjubøur and the scenic island Sandoy.   You will be picked up in Tórshavn at your hotel or designated rea 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.  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:
Apr. - Sep.
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Duration:
10days
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Duration:
4days
Available:
Oct. - Apr.
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Duration:
10hours
Available:
All year
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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 adventur 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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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.   
5.0
6 reviews

Duration:
90minutes
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Duration:
4days
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Duration:
3days
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Kallur Lighthouse on Kalsoy | Self Drive Tour

Explore the awe-inspiring sight from Kallurin where you will see the famous lighthouse standing on the very edge of a sheer cliff. Your tour guide will take you from the small village Trøllanes on Kalsoy and along the mountain path to the lighthouse on the very tip of this outlying island.  This is a three hours hike taking you to one of the most iconic sigts in the Faroe Islands. When you reach the edge of the cliff where men planted the lighthouse some hundred years ago, you will get one of the most otherworldly experiences in nature with breathtaking views of the sheer Borgarin rock wall and the neightbouring islands. You will feel amazing when standing on Kallurin and watching the birds fly underneath you and also above your head. Travellers often describe the tour as an immense feeling of serenity.  Your tour guide will greet you in the northernmost village Trollanes on the island. This is a self drive tour and you can choose either to bring your own car onboard the ferry Sam from Klaksvík to Klasoy island and then drive to Trøllanes or take the public bus. You will buy your ferry ticket from the staff onboard the ferry. If you drive yourself, make sure to be at the harbour in Klaksvík an hour or so before the ferry sails to Kalsoy. Expect a queue especially during May to September. This hiking tour to Kallur Lighthouse is made all year round.  The departuring time for this hike is flexible as the ferry timetable from Klaksvík to Kalsoy island differs depending on season and weekdays. The tour is made, when you want to do the tour.   Don't miss out a unique opportunity to experience this must-do nature hike in the Faroe Islands. Choose your preferred day of hiking and add to cart.

Duration:
3hours
Available:
All year
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4 Days Puffin Package | Summer Highlights

Get to see as many puffins in the Faroe Islands as you ever dreamed of. This puffin packed summer package will get you close to the nature in the Faroe Islands and to the adorable puffins with their colorful beak. Over the course of four days, you will set your wanderlust free and experience some of the natural wonders that are kept in the Faroe Islands. Expect to see outlying islands and sheer bird cliffs. This four days holiday package will make your holiday season a time of joy. All the best sights in the Faroe Islands are planned for you in advance so that you can travel with ease and take in all the beauty around you. You will be secured four day tours. A couch will pick you up in Tórshavn at your hotel or other designated pickup location. Find yourself a window seat and enjoy the unspoiled nature while heading to some of the most sought-after attractions in the Faroe Islands.  One of the absolute highlightes of this vacation package is a day tour to the small puffin island Mykines. You will get the full advantage of an organised tour so no last minutes ferry ticket booking or luch planning between attractions. Everything is taking care of so that you can make the most out of your time in the Faroe Islands. You will also have the chance to see puffins when sailing to Vestmanna Bird Cliffs. What makes puffins so common during these four day tours is a combination between experienced tour guides who knows everything about the rich birdlife in this archipelago and the fact that puffins nest and breed in the Faroe Islands and bring new puffins into the world during May to August every summer. You will leave the islands with happiness and feeling revitalised by the untouched beauty during the long summer days. You will experience the best of the stunning natural landscapes. Start to look forward to your journey today by booking this vacation package in the Faroe Islands. Check availability by choosing a date.
5.0
1 review

Duration:
4days
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Day Tour to Kalsoy and Kallur Lighthouse

Come and take your own picture of the most spectacular lighthouse in the Faroe Islands in astonishing surroundings. This is your chance to experience Kalsoy island. On this tour you will first drive from Tórshavn to Klaksvík, the second biggest town in the Faroe Islands very much anchored in its fishing tradition. From Klaksvík you will take the ferry to Syðradal on Kallsoy. Arriving to Kallsoy we will embark onto the only road of this sparsely populated island. Only 150 inhabitants dwell here year round, but the island is well served by infrastructure featuring several road tunnels connecting the four villages on this island. You will drive north to Mikladal to visit the Seal Woman, a statue by the shore of the village Mikladalur which represent the seal woman who, according to ancient Faroese legend, was forced to live with a human, but who all the time was longing to get back to live in the sea as a seal. By the northern most village on the island, Trøllanes, you will go off-road and head for the lighthouse on foot. This is a medium mountain hike and requires some effort. There is no path, but you are walking on grass and stony surface. It is highly recommended to follow your tour guide and do not undertake the hike on your own unless you are an experienced hiker.  On your way up to the rustic lighthouse you are likely to pass sheep, mountain dwelling birds and maybe you can spot occasional hare. Underneath you is the Atlantic ocean populated by seals and whales. The view by the lighthouse is absolute breathtaking and entirely unique. To the south you see the vertical side of the 537 m high mountain Borgarin. To the west you see Eysturoy and to the east you see the north side of Kunoy and Viðoy. Do not hesitate booking this tour to Kalsoy and Kallur Lighthouse. Check availability by choosing a date.
5.0
2 reviews

Duration:
9hours
Available:
All year
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6 Days Summer Package | Complete Faroe Islands Experience

Secure yourself a six days summer package in the Faroe Islands. You will visit the most popular sights during your stay including the puffin island Mykines and the tiny settlement Saksun and majestic waterfalls such as Fossá Waterfall and Múlafossur Waterfall in Gásadalur.  Booking this package tour makes your Faroe Island vacation stress-free and seamless. There are six day tours included in this nature packed summer package for those wanting to travel the Faroe Islands with ease. This vacation package is made especially for those first-time travellers to the unspoiled North Atlantic archipelago. All tours are planned and organised in advance ensuring you to get the full grasp of the best attractions in the untouched Faroe Islands. This extraordinary package tour in the Faroe Islands will let you explore with no hassle and alleviate lot of the headache when planning tours and activities on your holiday.  Experienced tour guides will pick you up at hotels in Tórshavn or other designated pick-up location in the capital. Your adventure will start every morning when you step aboard a comfortable coach. Simply sit back and relax as your tour guide takes you to the fantastic sceneries around the islands. You will be back in Tórshavn every afternoon after your amazing day trips.  So, you will see beautiful seaside villages, remote islands, and captivating mountains. One of the absolute highlights of this package tour is a day trip to Mykines Island where you will experience all the puffins. You will also go on boat trips in narrow straits, watch birdlife and sheer cliffs, and impressive rock formations from the sea.  This package will make your journey an ease. Inform yourself about the full itinerary below.  What are you waiting for? Escape the crowds for a while and embrace the unspoiled beauty in the Faroe Islands by booking this essential package tour. Check availability by choosing a date.
4.8
6 reviews

Duration:
6days
Available:
Apr. - Aug.
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Mykines Evening Puffin and Sunset Tour | Accommodation Included

Explore the unspoiled Mykines island on this extraordinary evening and sunset tour. You will be away from the crowd and watch all the puffins with a local guide. Blend in with the locals and the puffins and enjoy the tranquility of Mykines Island in the evening. This overnight tour to Mykines including accommodation is a once in a lifetime experience. In the evening, the puffins gather together for a bit of social time. You will be in the middle of this extraordinary bird happening. You arrive in the late afternoon with the boat Jósup. Your local guesthouse hostess and guide will meet you by the boat and take you to the guesthouse.  Here you will enjoy dinner in one of the oldest houses on Mykines Island. During dinner, your hostess will tell you the best stories and legends about this magical Island. Among others the great Mykines painter, Sámal Joensen Mikines, fishery and the state of the island and the birdlife as you see it today. After dinner, you will pack coffee and sweets for your evening tour. Now, you are ready to meet and greet the puffins and see the sunset.  The summer in the Faroe Islands is remarkable. During the peak of summer, there are 23 hours of light. This makes an evening tour in Mykines something truly special.  After the evening walk, you will go back to the guesthouse, one of the oldest houses on Mykines Islands. The guesthouse dates back to 1895. You sleep under the ceiling in cosy dbl. rooms with B&B standard. The guesthouse is turfed roof. Next morning you will have a breakfast of course served with homebaked bread and eggs from the local farmer on the island. You can then take a stroll through the village and down to the ocean. Alternatively, the tour guide can take you on one more tour to the hill to say good morning and goodbye to the puffins. You will take the boat back to Sørvágur at 11.05 in the morning.  Do not hesitate to book this absolutely fantastic experience on the most sought-after island in the Faroe Islands. Check availability by choosing a date. Min. 2 persons and max. 4 persons.
5.0
9 reviews

Duration:
18.5hours
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.
4.8
20 reviews

Duration:
7hours
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Day Tour to Skúvoy | Hidden Puffin Island

Explore the untouched island Skúvoy. This is one of the most undiscovered islands in the Faroe Islands with a puffin guarantee in the puffin season from early May until late August. Skúvoy might be one of the most magnificent places in the Faroe Islands. This day trip to the remote island Skúvoy will give you something special and a truly unique experience. You will have jaw-dropping sights in front of you on the island and you will explore the many untold stories that your local guide in Skúvoy has to tell you. Your tour to the little island Skúvoy starts in Tórshavn where you will be picked up. From Tórshavn you will head to Gamlarætt on the west side of Streymoy a 15 minutes’ drive from the capital. From Gamlarætt a ferry will take you on a 45 minutes ferry ride to the islands Sandoy and after a 15 minutes’ drive on Sandoy you will get to the second harbour. The driver will bring you on board the smaller boat to the island Skúvoy. The boat trip from Sandoy to Skúvoy takes 30 minutes. There are basically no cars on the island Skúvoy and there are no cars on the small boat. However, no worries. You will go on a fantastic stroll when you arrive in Skúvoy. A local guide will take care of you in Skúvoy and show you the fairy-tale sceneries on this stunning island full of birdlife and especially puffins. You will get close to puffins from early May until late August. The island is incredible beautiful all year around and you will most likely be one of only few travellers on the island. There are 30 inhabitants in the only village on the island Skúvoy. When you have seen all the spectacular nature on this unspoiled island, you will get a packed lunch and beverages suiting perfectly while watching the local puffins.  There are just as many puffins on Skúvoy as on the most known island Mykines. But, hush… let us keep Skúvoy as one of the best kept hidden secrets in the Faroe Islands. Before you will be driven back to Tórshavn, the journey first takes you to the most historic rich village, Kirkjubøur, were the 17'th generation of the Pæturson family lives in a house, that dates back to the viking era. Now, what are you waiting for? Add this tour to the cart to explore one of the hidden gem in the Faroe Islands.
5.0
2 reviews

Duration:
9.5hours
Available:
All year
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Day tour on the island of Skúvoy (Fagridalur)

Visit the remote island of Skúvoy and hike to Fagridalur. On the small island lies the famous valley Fagridalur – The Beautiful Valley. Beautifully covered in its green cape it spreads over the north end of the island. Only one rock can be seen on the grassy slopes. A rock that has its own place in the history of the Faroe Islands. The rock is called Tróndarsteinur. It was there that one of the two mighty leaders of the Faroese people, Tróndur í Gøtu, sat and worked his magic, while fighting the other for the power over all the islands in the year 1,000 A.D. About 100 m from Tróndarsteinur you can find the remains of a little bothy. A spring with delicious clean drinking water runs just outside the bothy. A young woman, named Rannvá, lived in the little bothy. She was sentenced to live in solitary for the rest of her life, for giving birth to her son out of wedlock. A story about love and sorrow, about happiness and hard work, about judgement and of justice. How to get to Skúvoy The bus (route 101) leaves Tórshavn bus station (Farstøðin) at 6:55 to Gamlarætt. The ferry, Teistin, then sails from Gamlarætt to Skopun at 7.20. The bus (route 600) then takes you from Skopun to Sandur at 8:00 o’clock, where the smal ferry Sildberin sails at 8:30 from Sandur to Skúvoy. At around 9:00 in the morning you will meet the local guide in the small coffe shop Hjá Ingu (the red house in the north end of the small village of Skúvoy). You will get a bottle of water (included in the price) and a short briefing of the walk. You will get a packed lunch upon arrival. At around 9:30 you will start the hike. It is an easy route to walkhike and will take 2 -3 hours. When you get back to the village, feel free to sit down and have a cup of coffe or tea (also included in the price). You will get your hot drink at Inga’s coffe shop, where you of course can buy something to go with your coffee or tea.  At 14:50 the ferry Sildberin leaves the island of Skúvoy again. If you want to stay just a bit longer, the ferry Sildberin sails again at 17:10. Join this walk through history – and the fantastic scenery – on the island of Skúvoy every Thursday. Add this tour to the cart.

Duration:
3hours
Available:
All year
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Duration:
90minutes
Available:
Jun. - Aug.
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Duration:
6hours
Available:
All year
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Hiking to Kallur Lighthouse | Experience the Northern Islands

Reach the fantastic scenery at Kallur Lighthouse or simply Kallurin. When in the Faroe Islands, you want to experience the great hike and stunning sight at Kallur Lighthouse. This famous lighthouse is surrounded by breathtaking nature. Hiking to Kallur Lighthouse is a must-do experience while you are in the Faroe Islands. Besides exploring this amazing attraction, you will visit the gobsmacking villages Viðareiði, the fishing town Klaksvík and the island Kunoy. You will be picked up in Tórshavn in the morning and head north to the northern islands. Before you make it to Kallur Lighthouse, you will visit Kunoy island and Viðareiði which is the northernmost village in the Faroe Islands surrounded by beautiful mountains. Now, you are ready to head to Kalsoy island where Kallur Lighthouse is situated. You will hike for 3 hours in total. From the town Klaksvík, you will take the ferry to the small village Syðradal on the island Kalsoy. Remember to enjoy the ferry ride and to observe the many birds that you will see on the sea and in the air. By the most northernly village on the island Kalsoy, you will find the tiny village Trøllanes. From this picturesque village you go off road and head for the lighthouse. There is no path, but you will walk on grass and stony surface. The view by the lighthouse is absolute stunning. To the south there is the sheer cliff of the 537 m high mountain Borgarin. To the west you see the island Eysturoy and to the east you see the north side of the islands Kunoy and Viðoy. You will join a local guide to Kallur Lighthouse. Besides giving you insights to his vast knowledge, the guide will make sure that you hike safe and that you will get the best view possible at Kallur.  When back in Trøllanes you will have your packed lunch. After you have finished your packed lunch you will experience Kópakonan or the Sealwoman by the seaside in the village Mikladalur. Afterwards, you will take the ferry back to Klaksvík and finally head back to the capital Tórshavn. What are you waiting for? Get ready to hike your way to the majestic sight at Kallur Lighthouse and to experience the northern islands. Check the booking availability by choosing a date.
4.7
6 reviews

Duration:
10hours
Available:
All year
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Day Trip to Mykines

Witness the lovely puffins in Mykines in the most exiting way possible. This tour will make you explore the puffins on Mykines island in depth. You will be sure to experience all the best sights on Mykines in the company of the Atlantic puffin with their colorful beak. Turn up at the harbour in the village Sørvágur on Vágar island in the morning and we will take you on an unforgettable tour to the main summer attraction in the Faroe Islands. The boat departs from the Sørvágur harbour at 10:20 am. The ferry will leave Mykines again at 17:05 pm and you will return to Sørvágur at 18:00 pm. You will be secured a ferry ticket when you arrive to the harbour in the morning. Also, local hiking tax is included in the tour as well as a lunch in stunningly beautiful surroundings in Mykines. This day tour to Mykines will secure you lots of amazing photo opportunities of puffins and the lush green hillsides. Bringing your camera is simply a must when doing the day tour to Mykines. The puffin island is the ideal spot to relax, breathing the fresh air and enjoy the tranquility away from city noise and large crowds. You will stand in the middle of the extraordinary bird life and with puffins in the thousands flying just above your head in all directions. You will be mesmerised by the amount of puffins here and how close you can get to these fascinating creatures.  While you enjoy all the puffins, you will have unbelievable sight of rugged cliffs and the captivating shoreline. The puffins take most of the visitor's attentions. That is totally understandable, but there are also other exceptionally bird species here such as the northern gannet and the common murre. You can see these birds on sea stacks and on the steep cliff sides. Your ferry ride to Mykines will take 45 minutes. When you arrive in Mykines, a local tour guide will greet you. Before you go hiking to see all the puffins, you will have some refreshments. Now, you are ready to hit the path to the puffin heaven. The puffins grasses the island during summer only and this is also the only period when Mykines is open for travellers. This once-in-a-lifetime opportunity is bookable from May to August. You can add transport from Tórshavn to the ferry and from the ferry back to Tórshavn after the Mykines tour to make this the perfect hassle-free day tour. Simply add this extra service during the booking process. Now, what are you waiting for? Join this day trip to jaw-dropping landscapes, lots of puffins, and breathtaking sceneries. Check availability by choosing a date.
5.0
5 reviews

Duration:
7hours
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Duration:
7hours
Available:
All year
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Puffin Island Mykines | Day tour from Tórshavn

Join an awe-inspiring day tour to the puffin island Mykines. This is your opportunity to experience a wealth of puffins and unbelievable nature on the most westernly island in the Faroe Islands inhabited mainly by puffins and sheep. Oh, and then there are 14 people living here permanently. You will be picked up at your Tórshavn hotel in the morning. Now, you will start make your way west on this small group daytrip to the main summer attraction in the Faroe Islands. The drive out of Tórshavn is scenic and your tour guide will note all points of interest while you move smoothly through the mountainous scenery along the route Oyggjarvegur. Here you will experience the breathtaking Norðradalsskarð pass with the wide valley and the view of Koltur island. Further down the road, you will drive close to the only prison in the Faroe Islands lying in tranquil surroundings and with a panoramic view of the Kaldbaksfjørður fjord. Once you reach Sørvágur, you will be handed your boat ticket that is included in this tour. The ticket will secure you a seat on the boat to Mykines. After a 45 minutes boat ride, you will reach your main attraction of the day: Mykines! Mykines is pure beauty and nature at its best. Here in Mykines your local tour guide will greet you once you have taken the stairs from the ferry port up to the village. Mykines will introduce you to the unbelievable landscape that is home to the greatest puffin colony of the archipelago. Now you are marooned for 6 hours on Mykines island where you will explore the untouched nature and get really close to puffins. The hike from the old village with turf houses to the westernmost tip of Mykineshólmur islet and the lighthouse there is extraordinary. It feels like walking to the end of the world. In these unspoiled surroundings, lunch and spring water will be provided for you.  Rolling hills and steep cliffs has deservedly become a favourite site to visit during summer. Enjoy tremendous views of the ocean to the west and other islands to the east as you walk across the island and the magnificent bird life. Thousand of cute puffins nestle in burrows here in the cliff-tops during the summer months. When back in the only village here after the puffin hike, you are invited in to a cosy house with turf roof. A local will serve you home made dinner and Faroese delicacies. Along with this authentic experience, you will be told stories from life on this remarkable puffin island. Next, your tour guide will take you back to the ferry port at the end of your Mykines experience. The ferry will depart from Mykines at 17:05 pm and you will return to Sørvágur at 18:00 pm and then you will drive from Sørvágur and back to Tórshavn where you will arrive in the evening. You will be at your accommodation in Tórshavn at 19:00 pm. Tours to Mykines are arranged from early May to late August. This is the only time of year when you can get to this small paradise on earth. Don't let this fast-selling summer experience in the Faroe Islands pass you by. Check availability by choosing a date.
5.0
4 reviews

Duration:
10hours
Available:
May. - Aug.
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Duration:
10hours
Available:
May. - Aug.
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