Enjoy this whole day guided tour to three of the most beautiful villages, the biggest waterfall and some of the best viewpoints the Faroe Islands has to offer. Between every village is a photo stop or two and there will be plenty of time to walk around by your own or accompanied by the tour guide. Food & Beverages served throughout.
What To Expect
You will be greeted by the tour guide and driver in the morning, at the hotel or designated point. Now it’s just to sit down, relax and listen to the stories from the guide while we drive out from Tórshavn. First village we will visit is called Saksun. Here you can walk around freely, take pictures and enjoy the astounding beauty that surrounds the village. Next village is Called Tjørnuvík, and is famous for it’s good view at the “witch and the Giant” rocks that are standing tall in the ocean. From Tjørnuvík to the village Gjógv we will make a stop by the waterfall Fossá, which is considered the biggest waterfall in the Faroes. Arriving at Gjógv, which means gorge, its time for a lunch and something to drink. Eating the lunch by the huge gorge is something very special and enjoyable. After walking around in the village and out to the end of the gorge, the journey takes us to a place called Eiđisskarđ and from there you can see the “witch and the giant” even better. On the way back home, the driver takes the old mountain road to Tórshavn, were you will see the only prison of the Faroe Islands and the incredible view from Norđradalsskarđ to the island Koltur. Arriving back in Tórshavn, you will be dropped of right at your hotel or designated drop-off point.
Pick up times – 8.30am to 9.00am
9am – We depart from Tórshavn
9.30am – Photo opportunities of Nordadalsskard and Sornfelli
9.45am – Arrive in Kollafjørð for coffee
10am – Depart for Saksun
10.30am – Arriving at Saksun, were you will have half an hour to explore and take amazing photos.
11am – Depart for Tjørnuvík village
11.20am – Photo stop at the biggest waterfall in the Faroe islands – Fossá
11.45am – Arriving in the village of Tjornuvik, with a half an hour to explore
12.15pm – Depart from the village of Tjornuvik, and head towards Eiðisskarð and along the way we cross the Bridge between Streymoy and Eysturoy
13.00 Short Photo stop on Eiðisskarð
13.20pm – We arrive at the village of Funning, were you will visit the old wooden church
14.20pm – Arrive at Gjógv, packed lunch and beverages is served
14.40pm – We take a short walk to Princess “Mary’s bench”
14.55pm – You will have some time to yourself to explore the village
15.30pm – Depart from the village of Gjogv and make our way back to Tórshavn, with several photo stops. Such as “Risin and kellingin” – Giant and the hag
16.50pm – Arrive in Tórshavn
Several bathroom breaks and photo stops on the way
Free cancellation policy up to 48h before the tour begins.
MM Tours takes full right to make changes to the itinerary, due to changing weather and other unpredictable circumstances that may occur.
Not wheelchair accessible
Children must be accompanied by an adult
At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
Operates in most weather conditions, please dress appropriately