8 days in Faroe Islands Itinerary

8 days in Faroe Islands Itinerary

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Vagar Island
— 1 night
2
Klaksvik, Bordhoy
— 2 nights
3
Torshavn, Streymoy
— 3 nights
4
Suduroy
— 1 night

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Vagar Island

Vagar Island ©
On the 27th (Sun), admire the sheer force of Mulafossur Waterfall and then don't miss a visit to Gasadalur Tunnel. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the activities along Lake Leitisvatn, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sandavagur Church, and then explore the striking landscape at Trollkonufingur.

To see maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Vagar Island trip planner.

London, UK to Vagar Island is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus, train, ferry, and car. Traveling from London in December, expect nights in Vagar Island to be about the same, around 1°C, while days are slightly colder, around 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to take a combination of to Klaksvik.

Things to do in Vagar Island

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
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Mulafossur Waterfall ©
Mulafossur Waterfall
Lake Leitisvatn ©
Lake Leitisvatn
Sandavagur Church ©
Sandavagur Church

2
nights
Klaksvik, Bordhoy

Klaksvik ©
Klaksvík is the second largest town of the Faroe Islands. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Christianskirkjan, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Klakkur, then step off the mainland to explore Kalsoy, and finally head off the coast to Fugloy. On the 30th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Funningur Church, Head underground at Cleft Of Gjogv, stroll the grounds of Gjaar Church, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hvannasund Church, and finally make a trip to Haraldssund Tunnel.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Klaksvik trip planning site.

You can do a combination of from Vagar Island to Klaksvik in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In December, daily temperatures in Klaksvik can reach 7°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) to allow time to do a combination of to Torshavn.

Things to do in Klaksvik

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Christianskirkjan ©
Christianskirkjan
Cleft Of Gjogv ©
Cleft Of Gjogv
Klakkur ©
Klakkur

3
nights
Torshavn, Streymoy

Torshavn ©
Tórshavn is the capital and largest town of the Faroe Islands. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Torshavn: Vestmanna Bird Cliffs (in Vestmanna) and Nolsoyar Viti (in Nolsoy). Next up on the itinerary: get to know the fascinating history of Tinganes, don't miss a visit to Mariukirkjan, step off the mainland to explore Nolsoy, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Torshavn Cathedral.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Torshavn trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by combination of from Klaksvik to Torshavn takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 7°C in December, and nighttime lows around 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time to do a combination of to Suduroy.

Things to do in Torshavn

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Shopping

Side Trips

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Tinganes ©
Tinganes
Torshavn Cathedral ©
Torshavn Cathedral
Skansin Fortress ©
Skansin Fortress

1
night
Suduroy

Suduroy ©
Suduroy represents a picturesque natural haven that serves an important breeding ground for many species of seabirds.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): make a trip to Eggjarnar and then get great views at Hvannhagi.

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Suduroy attractions planner.

Traveling by combination of from Torshavn to Suduroy takes an hour. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In January in Suduroy, expect temperatures between 6°C during the day and 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Suduroy

Outdoors · Trails · Parks
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Hvannhagi ©
Hvannhagi
Eggjarnar ©
Eggjarnar

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