11 days in Faroe Islands Itinerary

11 days in Faroe Islands Itinerary

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Torshavn, Streymoy
— 5 nights
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Mykines
— 1 night
3
Vagar Island
— 2 nights

5
nights
Torshavn, Streymoy

Torshavn ©
Tórshavn is the capital and largest town of the Faroe Islands. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Torshavn: Funningur Church (in Funningur), Vestmanna Bird Cliffs (in Vestmanna) and Gjogv (Cleft Of Gjogv & Gjaar Church). There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Torshavn Cathedral, explore the world behind art at Listasavn Foroya, enjoy the sea views from Nolsoyar Viti, and make a trip to Saksun Church.

To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Torshavn online road trip planner.

Dallas, USA to Torshavn is an approximately 20.5-hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Dallas to Torshavn due to the time zone difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Dallas in August; daily highs in Torshavn reach 55°F and lows reach 48°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can take a combination of to Mykines.

Things to do in Torshavn

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Streymoy, Kirkjubour, Gjogv, Nolsoyar Viti, Christianskirkjan
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The Nordic House ©
The Nordic House
Cleft Of Gjogv ©
Cleft Of Gjogv
RIB62 ©
RIB62

1
night
Mykines

Mykines ©
A small coastal village of brightly colored houses with turf roofs remains the only inhabited place to visit on Mykines.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): visit a coastal fixture at Mykines Holmur Lighthouse.

For reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Mykines visit planning app.

Getting from Torshavn to Mykines by combination of takes about 1.5 hours. In August in Mykines, expect temperatures between 55°F during the day and 48°F at night. You'll have a few hours on the 29th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Vagar Island.

Things to do in Mykines

Historic Sites
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Mykines Holmur Lighthouse ©
Mykines Holmur Lighthouse

2
nights
Vagar Island

Vagar Island ©
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sun): explore the activities along Lake Leitisvatn, take in the dramatic scenery at Mulafossur Waterfall, and then don't miss a visit to Gasadalur Tunnel.

To see reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Vagar Island travel route planning site.

Do a combination of from Mykines to Vagar Island in an hour. In August in Vagar Island, expect temperatures between 55°F during the day and 48°F at night. You will leave for home on the 31st (Mon).

Things to do in Vagar Island

Nature · Parks
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Mulafossur Waterfall ©
Mulafossur Waterfall
Lake Leitisvatn ©
Lake Leitisvatn
Gasadalur Tunnel
Gasadalur Tunnel

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