Day 1

Friday

Today we welcome you to the Faroe Islands. During the next couple of days you will get a great overview of the Faroese culture, history, and food.  Upon arrival you can choose either a rental car or airport shuttle, either way you will be heading towards Tórshavn where you will be checking in at Hotel Føroyaror Hotel Tórshavn. Hotel Føroyar is located on a hill with an amazing city & sea view. Hotel Tórshavn is a city hotel and is located in the heart of Tórshavn, Vágsbotnur.

Day 2

Saturday

You will start your experience with a theree hour private tour by foot in Tórshavn. You will visit the old part of town “úti á Reyni”, the worlds oldest parlament “Tinganes” and the fort “Skansin”. During the tour you will get a good overview of the Faroese history and the city’s architecture. In the evening you will be served a 5-course meal at Barbara Fish House where you get to try a variation of exquisite dishes made from fresh Faroese fish.

Day 3

Sunday

Today you will experience the surroundings of Tórshavn on horseback. You will enjoy the view and fresh air in a special and memorable way. The tour is suitable for both experienced and inexperienced horeseback riders. Spend the rest of the day enjoying the peaceful city.

Day 4

Monday

Your exploration of the Faroe Islands has not been completed without experiencing them by sea. Today you will sail in a traditional Faroese boat – the utmost of Faroese handcraft. The Faroese boat was a lifeline to the people that settled the beautiful villages you see along the coastline. With this type of boat people discovered rich fishing grounds and now you can follow in their footsteps. If this is your first attempt at fishing do not worry, sea-angling is easy to learn and fun too. Depending on sea current and weather there are several areas where you can expect to catch fish. We may sail northeast and throw our fishing lines by the islet of Hoyvíkshólmur or we may head across the fjord and try our luck outside the island of Nólsoy.
Typical fishes in the areas are Atlantic cod, haddock and saithe. Sometimes you may catch whiting, ling, and tusk. Enjoy!

Day 5

Tuesday

If you have a rental car, we suggest you explore the areas outside Tórshavn: Kirkjubøur, Vágar island and areas further north. If you do not have a rental car you can take the public bus to Kirkjubøur, which is the old cultural centre of the Faroe Islands. Visit the roughly 900-year-old Roykstovan, Ólav's church from AD 1111, named after King Olav the Holy. This church is the oldest church in the Faroe Islands and is still in use. See the ruins of St. Magnus Cathedral, which is one of the largest cultural attractions in the Faroe Islands.
In the evening you will enjoy a 3 course dinner at Áarstova, where you get to taste the famous Faroese lamb.

Day 6

Wednesday

Your experience on these small islands in the north has come to an end and we hope you have enjoyed everything we had to offer.

and you’re filled with new memories.
and you’re filled with new memories.

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Included

  • 5 nights in a shared double room incl. breakfast at Hotel Føroyar or Hotel Tórshavn
  • 3 hours private tour in Tórshavn with a local guide
  • 1,5 hours horseback ride (if experienced you can request a longer tour)
  • Fishing tour from Tórshavn incl. flotation gear, a light meal, water and coffee/tea
  • 5 course meal at Barbara Fish House (beverages not included)
  • 3 course meal at Restaurant Áarstova (beverages not included)

Extras

  • Car rental from DKK 415,- per day (extras not incl. in day price)
  • Airport shuttle DKK 220,- per person one way
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What is not included?

  • Flights
  • Transfers

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