9 days in Faroe Islands Itinerary

9 days in Faroe Islands Itinerary

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Gjogv, Eysturoy
— 1 night
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Suduroy
— 1 night
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Torshavn, Streymoy
— 2 nights
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Vagar Island
— 1 night

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Gjogv, Eysturoy

Gjogv ©
Gjógv is a village located on the northeast tip of the island of Eysturoy, in the Faroe Islands and 63 km north by road from the capital of Tórshavn.The village was named after a 200-metre long sea-filled gorge that runs north to the sea from the village.HistoryThe village was first mentioned in 1584, but it seems to have existed long before then. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Christianskirkjan and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Funningur Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Sun): stop by LivArt, then pause for some serene contemplation at Saksun Church, then stroll the grounds of Gjaar Church, and finally identify plant and animal life at Cleft Of Gjogv.

For ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Gjogv holiday builder.

Melbourne, Australia to Gjogv is an approximately 36-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Western European Standard Time, which is usually a -10 hour difference. Expect cooler weather when traveling from Melbourne in April: highs in Gjogv hover around 7°C, while lows dip to 2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Suduroy.

Things to do in Gjogv

Historic Sites · Shopping · Wildlife

Side Trips

Christianskirkjan, LivArt, Saksun Church, Funningur Church
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Christianskirkjan ©
Christianskirkjan
Saksun Church ©
Saksun Church
Cleft Of Gjogv ©
Cleft Of Gjogv

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Suduroy

Suduroy ©
Suduroy represents a picturesque natural haven that serves an important breeding ground for many species of seabirds.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Famjin church, then take some stellar pictures from Hvannhagi, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Asmundarstakkur.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Suduroy trip planning website.

You can drive from Gjogv to Suduroy in 2 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and ferry. In April, daytime highs in Suduroy are 7°C, while nighttime lows are 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can do a combination of to Torshavn.

Things to do in Suduroy

Outdoors · Parks · Trails
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Hvannhagi ©
Hvannhagi
Asmundarstakkur ©
Asmundarstakkur
Famjin church ©
Famjin church

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Torshavn, Streymoy

Torshavn ©
Tórshavn is the capital and largest town of the Faroe Islands. Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): examine the collection at Vestmanna Saga Museum, explore the striking landscape at Vestmanna Bird Cliffs, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Torshavn Cathedral, then get to know the fascinating history of Tinganes, and finally steep yourself in history at Skansin Fortress. Keep things going the next day: step off the mainland to explore Nolsoy, then enjoy the sea views from Nolsoyar Viti, then explore the world behind art at Listasavn Foroya, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kirkjubour Cathedral.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Torshavn day trip website.

You can do a combination of from Suduroy to Torshavn in an hour. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In April, daily temperatures in Torshavn can reach 7°C, while at night they dip to 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to do a combination of to Vagar Island.

Things to do in Torshavn

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Vestmanna, Kirkjubour Cathedral, Nolsoyar Viti, Nolsoy
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Tinganes ©
Tinganes
Kirkjubour Cathedral ©
Kirkjubour Cathedral
Torshavn Cathedral ©
Torshavn Cathedral

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Vagar Island

Vagar Island ©
On the 16th (Thu), admire the sheer force of Mulafossur Waterfall, then explore the activities along Lake Leitisvatn, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sandavagur Church.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Vagar Island online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of from Torshavn to Vagar Island takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In April in Vagar Island, expect temperatures between 7°C during the day and 2°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

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

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