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Viking Tour – Sandoy & Kirkjubøur ( Private Tour )

From: DKK5,475.00

5475 DKK ( Price for 1-4 Persons ) 1368 DKK Extra per person

9,5 hours

Incl: Transportation, Local Guide, Ferry Tickets, Entrance Fees, Packed Lunch & Beverages.

All Tours are normally in English or Scandinavian.

740 Euro

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Overview

Enjoy the beautiful nature, rich birdlife and history on this whole day, guided tour to Sandoy and Kirkjubøur Visit all the old sites, that date back to the viking era and even some sea-mines from second world war. When returning from Sandoy, we will visit the most historic-rich village in the Faroe Islands, Kirkjubøur, were the 17’th generation of the family Pæturson lives in a house, which dates back to the viking era.

What To Expect

The tour includes entry fees, ferry ticket, packed lunch and drinks. The drive from the capital to the ferry is approx. 20 min long and the sail itself is 30 min. On Sandoy we will visit 5 different villages and make several photo stops on the road. After 8 hours on Sandoy we will take the ferry back to the island Streymoy and visit the historic rich village Kirkjubøur, were we can go into the oldest church, only cathedral, and enter the oldest habitat  woodhouse in Europe, were the 17’th generation of the family Pæturson lives. When were finished in Kirkjubøur, well head back to Tórshavn and you will ve dropped of right at your hotel.

Itinerary

Pick ups – 8.30am to 9am.

  • 9am – Depart from Tórshavn
  • 9.20am – Drive along a scenic mountain road, where you will see the islands of Sandoy, Hestoy and Koltur.
  • 9.45am – Depart on the ferry to the island of Sandoy.
  • 10.15am – Arrive at the island of Sandoy, in the village of Skopun
  • 10.30am – See the old village church
  • 11.10am – See some of the oldest historical remains in the Faroe islands and the scares left behind by world war two
  • 11.45am – Arrive in the beautiful village of Dalur to take some photographs
  • 13pm – Arrive in the village of Skarvanes, to eat our packed lunch and enjoy the breathtaking views of the islands of Skuoy and Stora Dimun
  • 13.45pm – Depart for the village of Søltuvik, were your guide will tell you all about the history of the village
  • 14.40pm – Depart from Søltuvik, with several photo stops along the way
  • 16.35pm – Depart on the ferry, back to the mainland
  • 17pm – Drive to the village of Kirkjubø, were the oldest residential house is situated. And the oldest stone church in the Faroe islands.
  • 18.15pm – Arrive back in the capital Tórshavn.

Several bathroom breaks and photo stops on the way

Additional information

  • 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.
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking.
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required.
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately