|18 Jun - 25 Jun|
03 Sep - 10 Sep
Explore the world’s most appealing island destination on this brand new in depth tour to the Faroe Islands. Experience breathtaking scenery, beautiful lakes, historic architectural treasures and an abundance of birdlife on a journey around this unique and fascinating destination. Explore the island of Streymoy and it’s idyllic hamlets whilst based in the quirky capital Tórshavn, a pretty harbour town with a labyrinth of cobbled streets and grass-roofed cottages. Sail to the peaceful southernmost island of Suðuroy to admire the dramatic bird cliffs and spectacular vistas and travel to Eysturoy, home to the tallest mountain in the Faroes before exploring the northern islands of Borðoyand Kunoy.
Arrive at Vagar airport and meet your guide for the week. Drive from the airport to the small village of Gasdalur which until 2003 could only be reached on foot, over a 434m peak. Take the short walk to the picturesque waterfall , keeping an eye out for puffins on the way before continuing to Torshavn and check-in to your hotel for 2 nights. (D)
Travel by ferry to Sandoy and experience the traditional Faroese lifestyle on this unspoit island. Enjoy lunch in a remote cottage and visit the art gallery in Sandur which is home to the largest art collection in the Faroe Islands. Travel back to the capital and dine at leisure. Overnight in Torshavn. (B,L,D)
From Leirvik drive through the subsea tunnel to Klaksvik, on the island of Bordoy. The tunnel has been decorated by the Faroese artist Trondur Patursson from Kirkjubour. Once in Klaksvik, the main fishing port in the country, visit the Christian church before continuing onto Kunoy, an island in the north-east for and enjoy a stroll through the small forest. Travel back to Gjógv stopping en route at the new church in Gota - also decorated by the artist Trondur Patursson. Dinner and Overnight in Gjogv. (B,L,D)
Enjoy a guided walking tour around the lanes and narrow passages of the unique capital from the Middle Ages before visiting the Art Museum, the Faroese Museum of History and the Nordic House. Around set sail for the Island of Nolsoy only 20 minutes away from Torshavn. Here, enjoy lunch in the local café and explore the charming village, visit the local museum and see the small boat in which local celebrity Mr Ove rowed to Copenhagen. Return to Torshavn for dinner and overnight. (B,L)
|Itinerary Dates||From Price||Single Room Supp.|
18 Jun 2018
25 Jun 2018
03 Sep 2018
10 Sep 2018
The holiday was a dream. Our guide was good fun, very helpful and knowlegeable. Thanks to him we learned so much and visited so many interesting places in such a short time. We would like to say that Michael and Jane were very kind and helpful and both are great assets to your company and should be treasured.