8 days in Faroe Islands Itinerary

8 days in Faroe Islands Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Newark
Fly + Drive:  20 h 30 min
1
Mikladalur
— 1 day
Travel:  3 h 30 min
2
Torshavn, Streymoy
— 4 nights
Helicopter:  15 min
3
Vagar Island
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  17 h
End: Newark

1
day
Mikladalur

Mikladalur ©
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): enjoy the sea views from Kallur Lighthouse and then appreciate the history behind Kopakonan.

For ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Mikladalur trip builder site.

Newark, USA to Mikladalur is an approximately 21.5- hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 5 hours traveling from Newark to Mikladalur due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Newark in June, plan for colder days in Mikladalur, with highs around 52°F, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 46°F. On the 13th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Torshavn.

Things to do in Mikladalur

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Kallur Lighthouse
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Kopakonan ©
Kopakonan

4
nights
Torshavn, Streymoy

Torshavn ©
Tórshavn is the capital and largest town of the Faroe Islands. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Klakkur and Mariukirkjan. Escape the urban bustle at Nolsoy and Vestmanna Bird Cliffs. Venture out of the city with trips to Kunoy Park (in Kunoy), Nolsoyar Viti (in Nolsoy) and Vioarlundin uti i Grov (in Klaksvik). And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at Vesturkirkjan Church, browse the collection at Byarbokasavnio, take in the spiritual surroundings of Vestmanna Church, and walk around Vioarlundin Park.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Torshavn trip itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from Mikladalur to Torshavn with the Route module. Expect a daytime high around 52°F in June, and nighttime lows around 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to do a combination of to Vagar Island.

Things to do in Torshavn

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Gjogv, Vestmanna, Nolsoy, Klakkur, Kunoy Park
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Nolsoy ©
Nolsoy
Klakkur ©
Klakkur
Vioarlundin uti i Grov ©
Vioarlundin uti i Grov

1
night
Vagar Island

Vagar Island ©
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): explore the activities along Lake Leitisvatn, then take in the dramatic natural features at Trollkonufingur, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sandavagur Church.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Vagar Island road trip planning website.

Vagar Island is just a short distance from Torshavn. In June, daytime highs in Vagar Island are 52°F, while nighttime lows are 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Vagar Island

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Lake Leitisvatn ©
Lake Leitisvatn
Sandavagur Church ©
Sandavagur Church

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