17 days in Faroe Islands Itinerary

17 days in Faroe Islands Itinerary

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Vagar Island
— 3 nights
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Mykines
— 3 nights
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Klaksvik, Bordhoy
— 4 nights
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Torshavn, Streymoy
— 6 nights

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Vagar Island

Vagar Island ©
Go for a jaunt from Vagar Island to Vestmanna to see Vestmanna Saga Museum about 36 minutes away.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Vagar Island tour itinerary planner.

Copenhagen, Denmark to Vagar Island is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, ferry, and car. Traveling from Copenhagen to Vagar Island, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Copenhagen in August: high temperatures in Vagar Island hover around 15°C and lows are around 10°C. You will leave for Mykines on the 10th (Mon).

Things to do in Vagar Island

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

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Mulafossur Waterfall ©
Mulafossur Waterfall
Lake Leitisvatn ©
Lake Leitisvatn
Gasadalur Tunnel
Gasadalur Tunnel

3
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Mykines

Mykines ©
A small coastal village of brightly colored houses with turf roofs remains the only inhabited place to visit on Mykines.
Mykines is known for historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: visit a coastal fixture at Mykines Holmur Lighthouse.

To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Mykines online trip maker.

Traveling by combination of from Vagar Island to Mykines takes an hour. In August, daytime highs in Mykines are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. You will leave for Klaksvik on the 13th (Thu).

Things to do in Mykines

Historic Sites
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Mykines Holmur Lighthouse ©
Mykines Holmur Lighthouse

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Klaksvik, Bordhoy

Klaksvik ©
Klaksvík is the second largest town of the Faroe Islands. Change things up with these side-trips from Klaksvik: LivArt (in Hvannasund), Funningur Church (in Funningur) and Gjogv (Cleft Of Gjogv & Gjaar Church). And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Christianskirkjan, steep yourself in history at Risin and Kellingin, step off the mainland to explore Fugloy, and take in the awesome beauty at Klakkur.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Klaksvik trip website.

Traveling by combination of from Mykines to Klaksvik takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in August, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to do a combination of to Torshavn.

Things to do in Klaksvik

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

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Christianskirkjan ©
Christianskirkjan
Cleft Of Gjogv ©
Cleft Of Gjogv
Kalsoy ©
Kalsoy

6
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Torshavn, Streymoy

Torshavn ©
Tórshavn is the capital and largest town of the Faroe Islands. Explore Torshavn's surroundings by going to Vestmanna Bird Cliffs (in Vestmanna) and Nolsoyar Viti (in Nolsoy). The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Torshavn Cathedral, steep yourself in history at Skansin Fortress, walk around Vioarlundin Park, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Olavskirkjan.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Torshavn journey planning app.

Do a combination of from Klaksvik to Torshavn in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In August in Torshavn, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 10°C at night. On the 23rd (Sun), you're off to home.

Things to do in Torshavn

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

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The Nordic House ©
The Nordic House
Torshavn Cathedral ©
Torshavn Cathedral
Listasavn Foroya ©
Listasavn Foroya

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