6 days in Faroe Islands Itinerary

6 days in Faroe Islands Itinerary

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6 days in Faroe Islands Itinerary

Start: Bangkok
Fly + Drive:  23​h 45​min
1
Sandavagur, Vagar Island
— 1 day
Drive:  45​min
2
Torshavn, Streymoy
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
3
Eysturoy
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  25​h
End: Bangkok

1
day
Sandavagur, Vagar Island

Sandavagur ©
Sandavágur is a city on the south coast of the Faroese island of Vágar, and has been voted the most well-kept village in the Faroes twice. Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Trollkonufingur, take in the dramatic scenery at Mulafossur Waterfall, and then don't miss a visit to Gasadalur Tunnel.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Sandavagur trip builder .

Bangkok, Thailand to Sandavagur is an approximately 24-hour combination of flight and car. You'll gain 7 hours traveling from Bangkok to Sandavagur due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Bangkok in December, expect Sandavagur to be much colder, temps between 7°C and 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Torshavn.

Things to do in Sandavagur

Nature Parks

Side Trips

Gasadalur Tunnel, Mulafossur Waterfall
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Mulafossur Waterfall ©
Mulafossur Waterfall
Gasadalur Tunnel
Gasadalur Tunnel

2
nights
Torshavn, Streymoy

Torshavn ©
Tórshavn is the capital and largest town of the Faroe Islands. On the 13th (Fri), pause for some serene contemplation at Torshavn Cathedral, appreciate the extensive heritage of Tinganes, enjoy the sea views from Skansin Fortress, admire the masterpieces at Listasavn Foroya, then look for gifts at Ostrom, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kirkjubour Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Sat): walk around Vioarlundin Park, examine the collection at National Museum of the Faroe Islands, then don't miss a visit to The Nordic House, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Olavskirkjan.

For reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Torshavn travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Sandavagur to Torshavn in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 7°C in December, and nighttime lows around 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Eysturoy.

Things to do in Torshavn

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Kirkjubour, National Museum of the Faroe Islands
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Tinganes ©
Tinganes
Skansin Fortress ©
Skansin Fortress
Torshavn Cathedral ©
Torshavn Cathedral

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night
Eysturoy

Eysturoy ©
Eysturoy boasts some of the tallest volcanic mountain peaks in its archipelago.
On the 15th (Sun), pause for some serene contemplation at Christianskirkjan, then pause for some serene contemplation at Saksun Church, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Gjaar Church, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Cleft Of Gjogv.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Eysturoy day trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Torshavn to Eysturoy takes an hour. In December in Eysturoy, expect temperatures between 7°C during the day and 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Eysturoy

Historic Sites Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

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

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