Composers and songwriters Festival
Summartónar is a collection of concerts that take place all across the country during the summer. With its focus on composition, festival is a continuous, vital dynamo in the devolopment of Faroese music. The programme ranges from improvisations with numerous world premieres of contemporary folk music to rock concerts, and features artists from all across the world. The Summartónar festival offers a platform for Faroese and international composers and songwriters, as well as a summer of music for locals and tourists. No matter which of the 18 islands you happen to be on, there is always a concert somewhere.
- TRAVEL: Available every day in the week - 8 days | 7 nights
- SEASON: June, July and August
- DIRECT FLIGHT FROM: Copenhagen (incl. in the price)
Itinerary: Fly and Drive
- Day to day suggestion - Concerts are held at these places during the summer (changes can occur):
MONDAY: Arrival to the Faroe Islands. Explore Tórshavn.
Arrival with Atlantic Airways. Pick up your rental car at the airport and drive to the capital, Tórshavn. Check in at hotel in Tórshavn.
TUESDAY: Grotto Concert / Nólsoy and in Tórshavn
With the Schooner “Norðlýsið” to the island of Hestur or the island of Nólsoy. Here, a smaller boat takes you into a grotto where a concert is being held
WEDNESDAY: Faroese Cultural Evening.
Enjoy a Faroese Cultural Evening at Gjáargarð, which is located in the scenic village of Gjógv. The evening starts with a music feature, different musicians every Wednesday and afterwards a delicious dinner buffet is served. Use the opportunity to try some Faroese specialties.
The evening ends with everyone taking part in the traditional Faroese chain-dance.
THURSDAY: See program.
FRIDAY: See program.
SATURDAY: See program.
SUNDAY: See program.
MONDAY: Departure from the Faroe Islands.
Rental car is returned at the airport. Departure with Atlantic Airways.