From $2,495 USD
August 15 - September 12, 2019
6 Days / 5 Nights
Faroe Islands coach tour. Rising from North Atlantic Ocean, offers Viking culture, Norse history and fabulous scenery of steep cliffs and colorful harbors.
The Faroe Islands, a favorite with National Geographic Traveler. Midway between Norway and Iceland in the North Atlantic, the Faroe Islands with 18 small islands offer unsurpassed scenery of steep cliffs rising from the sea, narrow straits between the islands, colorful harbors, surrounded by small villages and million sea birds. The proud Faroese people preserve their own culture and language, its roots in the Old Norse language from the Viking Age.
August 15 - September 12, 2019
Guaranteed departures from Copenhagen:
- from $2,495 per person in double room
- from $2,870 single room
- Atlantic Airways flight Copenhagen-Vagar, round trip
- Airport taxes
- 5 nights accommodation with private facilities
- Breakfast buffet daily
- 4 x Dinners
- 5 x packed lunches
- Two cruises
- English speaking guide
- coach transportation
- Optional excursions
- Meals other than mentioned
- Personal insurance / personal items
- $25 Service fee
- Additional nights in Vagar
- Hotel stay in Copenhagen
Day 1 COPENHAGEN - VAGAR (D)
Arrival from Copenhagen to Vagar Airport where your English speaking guide will be waiting for you. We drive to Torshavn to check-in to your hotel. After check-in we go on a sightseeing tour of Old Torshavn before we continue to Kirkjubøur, the ancient cultural center of the Faroe Islands.
Included meals: Dinner
Day 2 TORSHAVN - VESTMANNA (B, L)
Breakfast at the hotel. Today we visit the quaint fishing village of Vestmanna, where we will go on a boat cruise to the towering birdcliffs nearby (included in the price). There should also be time to visit the local Saga Museum (not incl.). After lunch we return to Torshavn in the afternoon. Tonight we invite you to make your own dinner plans.
Day 3 TORSHAVN - GJOGY (B,L,D)
Breakfast at the hotel. We leave Torshavn and drive to the island of Eysturøy. En route we will visit different villages and the guide will tell you about life past and present in the Faroes. Your guide will also make sure that plenty of photo stops are made, so you can capture the beauty of your North Atlantic surroundings. In the afternoon we arrive into the tiny village of Gjogv, which will be our base for the next two nights.
Day 4 GJOGY - KLAKSVIK (B, L, D)
Breakfast at the hotel. Today we explore the Northern Isles of Bordøy and Kundøy and we also make time to do some sightseeing in Klaksvik, the fishing capital of the Faroe Islands.
Day 5 GJOGY - VAGAR (B,L,D)
Breakfast at the hotel. We return to the islands of Vagar, where we visit Sandavagar, Bøur and Gasadalur. We complete our last full day in the Faroes with a relaxed cruise on the Vatnid Lake before celebrating our final evening over dinner at the cozy Cafe Fjørdoy.
Day 6 VAGAR - COPENHAGEN (B,L)
Breakfast at the hotel. We start the morning with a visit to a local farmer in Bøur, who will tell us about life on 'the edge of the world'. After lunch, your coach will take you to the airport in time for your flight back to Copenhagen.
Included meals: Breakfast and lunch