Short break with excursions | Winter
Take the advantage of a great short break to the Faroe Islands and stay in the charming capital, Tórshavn – Discover the highlights of the Faroe Islands on excursions and on your own.
- TRAVEL: Friday to Monday - 4 days | 3 nights
- SEASON: From October to late April
- DIRECT FLIGHT FROM EITHER: Keflavík, Copenhagen, Edinburgh or Paris (incl. in the price)
Itinerary: Individual tour
FRIDAY: Arrival to the Faroe Islands.
Direct flight to the Faroe Islands. Transfer to hotel in Tórshavn.
After check inn, enjoy a walk around Tórshavn, drop into one of the cafés or bars where you will find the locals relaxing.
SATURDAY: Explore Tórshavn and excursion to the island of Eysturoy
Explore Tórshavn on your own. See contemporary Faroese art, fine craft and visit the old bookstore.
In the afternoon sightseeing with bus and guide to the villages of Toftir and Norðagøta. On the way from Tórshavn, you pass the old whale station at Áir and continue over the bridge that connects Streymoy and Eysturoy. In Toftir you visit the beautiful Fríðrik church and the shop Navia where it is possible to buy Faroese knitting goods. Tour continues to the windmills á Nesi and then to the village of Gøta.
The evening is at your own leisure, but we suggest dinner at Restaurant Áarstova, a little gem located in an old heritage protected building in the heart of Tórshavn.
SUNDAY: Excursions to the Northeren Islands and visit the villages of Gjógv and Tjørnuvík
Sightseeing with bus and guide to the villages of Viðareiði, Klaksvík, Gjógv and Tjørnuvík. From Leirvík you drive through the sub-sea tunnel, decorated by local artist Tróndur Patursson.
From Klaksvík you will explore Viðareiði, the northernmost settlement in the Faroe Islands. Tour continues to scenic Gjógv, known for its unique natural harbour. Last stop is in Tjørnuvík to enjoy the view of the rock formations the Giant and the Witch.
The evening is at your own leisure, but we suggest dinner at one of the other restaurants in the old part of town.
MONDAY: Departure from the Faroe Islands.
Check out from accommodation. Transfer to the airport.
Departure with flight from the Faroe Islands.