£1990 per person
6th - 11th July & 10 -15th August 2020
2 out of 5
This five night holiday is the perfect tour for a first time traveller to the Faroe Islands. Explore the best of the islands' undisturbed natural landscapes with visits to the Vestmanna bird cliffs, the black sand beach at Tjornuvik and the Bosdalafossur waterfall. Discover charming and secluded seaside villages nestled between the mountain peaks and wander the streets of the cosmopolitan municipality capital, Torshavn.
Day 1 | Arrive in the Faroe Islands
Arrive in the Faroe Islands where you will be greeted at the airport and taken on your first adventure, sightseeing in Vagar.
Day 2 | Bird Cliffs & Gjogv
After breakfast, join the trip to explore the Vestmanna birdcliffs. Sail alongside the dramatic cliff faces and into grottos where thousands of puffins, guillemots, fulmars and kittewakes nest each summer. Visit the SagaMuseum and the picturesque village of Gjogv, with its emerald turf-roofed cottages.
Day 3 | Northern Islands
Today you'll explore the Northern islands; Bordoy, Vidoy and Kunoy. Take a hike along the one of the many trails which offer spectacular views across mountain peaks and incredible fjords.
Day 4 | Whaling Station
Explore the Viking village of Eidi, with its large stone church dating back to 1881. Head on towards Tjornuvik, a village nestled in a deep valley enclosed by the mountain backdrop with its black sand beach. In the afternoon, visit the whaling station at Vid Air.
Day 5 | Sightseeing in Torshavn
Spend the day strolling the historic streets of Torshavn, wandering through the old town which is crammed with turf-roof houses. Stop for lunch and try some of this tiny capital's world-class cuisine. Later, visit the historical village of Kirkjubour, where the ruins of the Magnus Cathedral lie.
Day 6 | Departure Day
For your final morning, enjoy a boat tour on lake Sorvagsvatn to the impressive waterfall at Bosdalafossur before heading to the airport for your return flight.
- Return economy flights from the UK to Vagar airport
- Five nights accommodation in hotels and guesthouses around the islands
- All meals except dinner on the last day
- Fully guided programme as per the itinerary
The price of this suggestion is based on two people sharing a double or twin room.
The single supplement for this tour is £290 taking the total price to £2280