• Price from EUR 2.059 | DKK 15.235 per person in double

    Island Adventure


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Island adventure

This tour is ideal for those who love a challenge and are looking for some excitement. It will take you to some of the Faroe Islands outer islands. Look forward to a unique opportunity to discover small village communities and their traditional way of life. Visit the Viking Island of Skúvoy, the southernmost island of Suðuroy and Nólsoy, which are just some of the many highlights of this tour. 

    • TRAVEL: Available every day in the week - 8 days | 7 nights
    • SEASON: June, July and August 2023
    • DIRECT FLIGHT FROM: Copenhagen (incl. in the price)

Itinerary: Self-guided adventure with local ferries and busses 

DAY 1: Arrival to the Faroe Islands.
Arrival with Atlantic Airways. After check-in go for a walk around Tórshavn. In the old town you walk by tiny, black-tarred houses with white windows and grass roofs - remember to respect the privacy of the people living in the old houses.

At the end of the day, drop into one of the cafés or bars where you will find the locals relaxing. Spend the night in Tórshavn.

DAY 2: 
The Viking island Skúvoy is full of stories - Enjoy the tranquility and nature.
From Tórshavn with local busses and ferries via the island of Sandoy to Skúvoy. This is the island where the Viking Chieftain Sigmundur Brestisson, was born. Here he built the Faroe Islands first Christian church and is buried.

After arrival, there is coffee and cake, and then a village walk with the host to see the church and the special Viking grave.

Accommodation and meals in a local home on Skúvoy.

DAY 3: A day of fresh air, experiences and fantastic viewpoints
The host will suggest hiking tours which you can to on your own. For example, to the beautiful valley, Fagradal, where you follow a wellmarked path. Enjoy the birdlife and the beautiful view of the nearby island of Sandoy as you walk.

In Fagradal you pass some rocks that look like a house ruin. The legend tells that there lived a young girl in Fagradal named Rannvá, the host will tell you the story. A packed lunch is enjoyed on the hike. After a day of fresh air, experiences and fantastic viewpoints, dinner is served.

Accommodation and meals in a local home on Skúvoy

DAY 4: Saga island Sandoy, small village communities and storytelling
Return to Sandoy with ferry. Local driver/guide will meet you upon arrival and take you sightseeing around the island. Visit some of the small villages e.g, Sandur, Húsavík, Dalur as you hear the dramatic sagas and stories of the island, inhabited since the Viking Ages. The tour ends at the harbour where you catch the ferry on your return to Tórshavn. From Tórshavn with the ferry Smyril to Suðuroy.

Spend the night on Suðuroy.

Picture: Sandoy with the island of Skúvoy in the background

DAY 5: The southernmost island - Suðuroy, stunning scenery 
Sightseeing with driver/guide who will show you around this beautiful island, which has a rich history and unforgettable viewpoints. The tour is determined by wind and weather. Lunch en route.

Later in the day we can suggest a walk on your own to the village of Froðba. Here you can see the basalt columns up close and walk down to Kúlugjógv, to see more spectacular basalt rock formations.

Spend the night on Suðuroy.

DAY 6: Island of Nólsoy - Possible to add-on Evening/night excursion to the Storm Petrel colony.
Return to Tórshavn by ferry and from there by ferry to the island of Nólsoy. Nólsoy, which is the island opposite Tórshavn, is a small, charming village with few cars. Explore the village life and enjoy the relaxed atmosphere. 

  • ADDITIONAL PURCHASE: Evening/night excursion to see the mysterious bird, Storm Petrel.

Spend the night on Nólsoy.

DAY 7: Guided walk on Nólsoy, hear the story of the local hero.
Village walk with local guide. Hear the story about the local hero, Ove, who decided to row single-handed to Copenhagen.

On your own you can walk to the top of the island where you have the most wonderful panoramic views of Tórshavn and the nearby islands.

Spend the night in Nólsoy.

DAY 8: Departure from the Faroe Islands. 
With the ferry to Tórshavn. Transfer to the airport. Departure with Atlantic Airways

Extend your stay to explore the Northern Islands and / or the bird island Mykines. 

B&B and hotel accommodation | Price from

EUR 2.059 | DKK 15.235 per person in double
EUR 2.791 | DKK 20.655 per person in single

Price includes:

  • Round trip flights with taxes from Copenhagen*
  • 7 nights with breakfast in B&Ba and hotel.
  • DAY 1: Incl. shuttle from airport to Tórshavn. 
  • DAY 2: Coffee, cake, village walk and dinner.
  • DAY 3: Packed lunch and dinner.
  • DAY 4: Driver/guide.
  • DAY 6: Driver/guide and lunch.
  • DAY 7: Guided walk and entre.
  • DAY 8: Transfer to the airport.

* It is also possible to fly from following cities: Billund (Denmark), Edinburgh (Scotland), Oslo (Norway), Paris (France), Keflavík (Iceland) or Barcelona (Spain). Contact us for times / prices HERE ...

Not included in the price:

  • Transportation between islands (ferries and buses) 
  • Travel insurance

Additional purchases are selected upon booking:

  • Evening/night excursion to the Storm Petrel colony.
  • Extend your stay with extra nights.

Please note:

  • Weather/changes, conditions for which GreenGate Incoming cannot be held responsible, may make it necessary to change the accommodations and other elements as described in the program.
  • Purchase bus and ferry tickets on the bus/ferry. Bring cash, as credit cards are not accepted on all ferries/buses. Price for transport approx. DKK 400
  • We assist with ferry and bus schedules
  • B&B accommodation is with shared facilities.
  • It is important that you bring good walking shoes and clothes suitable for all types of weather.
  • All package tour prices are based on Atlantic Airways lowest published price. The actual price upon booking may be higher.
  • Read our General Conditions HERE...


On this trip, you visit the islands where a red ring is around the island name. The white ring means that you can purchase additional visits/excursions to other islands.


Picture: Your host and guide on Skúvoy

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