A glimpse of Faroe Islands
Tour ID: FI02
Tour Duration: 5 days / 4 nights
This is an option for all who would like to have a quick glimpse into the Faroe Islands while staying in a hotel in Torshavn, the lovely capital of the islands. Daily excursions will give you a good insight into the nature, culture and friendly hospitality of the Faroese people.
- Grotto concert and sightseeing at sea
- Island of Mykines
- Boat tour to bird cliffs at Vestmanna
- City of Tórshavn
Departures: Summer 2018 (Monday - Friday)
Price per person from: EUR 1.550
* Flights Reykjavík-Faroe Islands-Reykjavík, with airport taxes
* Airports transfers to/from Tórshavn in connection with the flights
* 4 nights hotel accomodation in double room with private facilities, incl. breakfast
* Local tours on day 2,3 and 4 as specified in the itinerary
Day 1 - Monday:
Departure from Reykjavík domestic airport -Vagar airport, Faroe Islands
Transfer by shuttle bus to accommodation in Torshavn.
Day 2 - Tuesday: Experience Northern Islands
9-hour guided coach tour to the Norhtern Islands including lunch
Day 3 - Wednesday: Day trip to the bird island of Mykines
Mykines is also known as the bird paradise due to the rich variety of birds. See at close hand the impressive gannets that only breed here and the charming puffins with the colourful beaks. You must cross a footbridge over the Atlantic Ocean in order to come out to Mykinesholm and the lighthouse built in 1909. It is situated in the most westerly point of the Faroe Islands.
Day 4 - Thursday: Panorama and Vestmanna bird cliffs
Half day trip in the morning over the mountains to Vestmanna from where you go an exciting boat tour to the fantastic bird cliffs. The boat sails alongside the vertical rock walls and into the small sounds and deep grottoes. After the boat tour you will visit the ancient Viking settlement in Kvívík before returning to Tórshavn.
Afternoon free to explore the town, shop for high quality woollen goods or enjoy a cup of coffee.
Day 5 - Friday:
After breakfast check out of the accommodation.
Transfer to Vagar airport in time for the departure of the flight to Reykjavík domestic airport.