• Price from EUR 1.891 | DKK 13.990,- per person in double

    Island Hopping

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Island Hopping

This tour is ideal for those who love a challenge and are looking for some excitement. It will take you to some of the Faroes more remote islands by land and sea. Look forward to a unique opportunity to discover small village communities and their traditional way of life. Visit the bird paradise of Mykines, the Viking island of Skúvoy and Nólsoy, just some of this tour’s many highlights. 

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


Itinerary: Self-guided adventure with local ferries and busses 

DAY 1: Arrival to the Faroe Islands.
Arrivel with with Atlantic Airways. The rest of the day is on your own. 

Spend the night on Vágar.


DAY 2: The unique bird Island - Mykines.

By boat from the harbour in Sørvágur to the island of Mykines. The trip starts with a fantastic sailing tour alongside the majestic cliff face.

Mykines is home to thousands of migrating birds and you will have the opportunity to get a close look at them. On arrival at the island, you will check in to the local B&B. Enjoy the rest of the day on your own. 

Spend the night on Mykines.


DAY 3: Fantastic nature - see puffins and the impressive gannets.

Guided walk. Spot the charming puffins with their colourful beaks and the impressive gannets, which only breed on the isolated isle to the west of the main island. Enjoy the amazing viewpoints and see the bridge that crosses the North Atlantic Ocean!

Spend the night on Mykines. 

Picture: Puffins


DAY 4: The Viking island Skúvoy is full of stories - Enjoy the tranquility and nature.

In the morning, you will return to Sørvágur. From here, the tour continues with local busses and ferries via the island of Sandoy to Skúvoy, where the Viking Chieftain Sigmundur Brestisson built the first Christian church and lies buried.

On arrival, there is coffee/tea and cake in a private home and your host will be happy to suggest some walking tours that you can manage on your own. 

Spend the night on Skúvoy.


DAY 5: Saga island Sandoy, small village communities and storytelling.

Take the ferry from Skúvoy and return to Sandoy also called the Saga Island. You will be met on arrival by a local driver/guide who will take you sightseeing around the island.

It has been inhabited since the Viking Ages. Amongst other things, you will visit the villages of Sandur, Dalur and Húsavík as you hear about the dramatic sagas and history of the island. The tour ends at your accommodation. 

Spend the night on Sandoy.

DAY 6: On Nólsoy life moves at a slow pace, meet the locals and walk to the top of the island.
Return to Tórshavn by bus and ferry after lunch. From here, you take the ferry to Nólsoy.

We suggest you walk up to the top of the island where you have the most wonderful panoramic views of Tórshavn and the neighbouring islands. 

Spend the night on Nólsoy.

DAY 7: Guided walk in Nólsoy and explore the charming capital, Tórshavn.
Walk through the village Nólsoy with the local guide and see ‘Row Ove’s’ boat the Diana Victoria, it was in 1986 that he decided to row single-handed to the Little Mermaid in Copenhagen in order to give her a kiss! 

Return to Tórshavn by ferry for a day of exploring on your own. We suggest visiting the Art Gallery, the National Museum, the Nordic House and the old part of town called Tinganes and Reyn.

It is also possible to hike over the mountain and back to the ancient cultural centre of Kirkjubøur. 

Spend the night in Tórshavn.

DAY 8: Departure from the Faroe Islands. 
Transfer to the airport and departure with Atlantic Airways.

6 nights at B&B and 1 night at hotel | Price from

  • EUR 1.891 | DKK 13.990,- per person in double
  • EUR 2.257 | DKK 16.700,- single

Price includes:

  • Round trip flights with taxes from Copenhagen*
  • 7 nights with breakfast. 1 night B&B/Hotel on Vágar, 2 nights B&B in Mykines, 1 night B&B in Skúvoy, 1 night B&B Sandoy, 1 night B&B in Nólsoy and 1 night hotel in Tórshavn. 
  • DAY 2: Ferry and dinner.
  • DAY 3: Guided walk, packed lunch and dinner.
  • DAY 4: Ferry to Sørvágur. Coffee/cake and dinner.
  • DAY 5: Packed lunch, driver/guide and dinner.
  • DAY 6: Lunch and dinner.
  • 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), Bergen (Norway), Paris (France), Keflavík (Iceland) or Barcelona (Spain). Contact us for times / prices HERE ...


Extend your stay with 2 
extra days on the island of Suðuroy. Price from:

  • Double per person EUR 446 | DKK 3.300,-
  • Single room EUR 696 | DKK 5.150
  • Includes: Sightseeing with driver/guide and lunch. 

Extend your stay with 2 extra days on the island of Fugoy. Price from:

  • Double per person EUR 398 | DKK 2.945,-
  • Single room EUR 552 | DKK 4.080
  • Includes: Guide and full board. 

Not included in the price:

  • Transportation between islands (ferries and buses) except the ferry to Mykines
  • Travel insurance
  • Cancellation Insurance
     

Additional:

  • Extend your stay with 2 extra days on the island of Suðuroy.
  • Extend your stay with 2 extra days on the island of Fugoy.
  • Cancellation insurance (3% of package price)

Please note:

  • Please note that the stay on the island of Mykines may be canceled due to bad weather / force majeure for which GreenGate Incoming cannot be held responsible. Should this unfortunate situation occur, the program will be changed to stay in Tórshavn with meals and an excursion day 3.
  • 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.
  • The weather can have an effect on this package and may make it necessary to change the accommodations and other elements as described.
  • 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...

Map: 

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.

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