Secluded 9 Day Winter Package of the Faroe Islands
Join this unique small group minibus journey around the Faroe Islands, exploring for nine days the archipelago's most popular attractions. You will travel from the country's capital, Tórshavn, and visit Faroe Islands most beautiful sites, including Fossá Waterfall and the remote village Saksun, as well as a lot of hidden gems.
This winter package is the perfect option for those visitors looking for some spare time besides experiencing the Faroe Islands in the non-touristy season. This package tour has it all and will take off your shoulders the hassle of driving the winter roads or organising your own accommodation.
On this 9-day and 8-night package with 7 guided tours, you'll visit the world-famous Vágar island where you will discover the unbelievable Múlafossur waterfall, the remote settlement in the deep valley Gásadalur, and the panoramic view of Mykines island. You'll also be off to the northern islands where you'll find the fishing town Klaksvík and the steep Kunoy island. After traversing the remote fjord system, the otherworldly roads, you will arrive at the northernmost village in the Faroe Islands, Viðareiði, before heading back to the capital in the middle of the archipelago.
Asides from some incredible sightseeing, you will have the opportunity to enjoy the peaceful winter mood in the capital and surroundings. Experiencing the Faroe Islands in winter will make your holiday that little bit more special. There are remarkably few travellers here in the winter months.
Every night can be spent gazing into the sky. If you are lucky and the sky is clear, you might even see the beautiful Northern Lights.
Along with all of this, there is the added benefit of staying in the best available accommodation, providing you with the perfect restful end to each day. You will be staying at a 3-star hotel with the option to upgrade to a 4-star hotel in Tórshavn.
So hurry now and book so you too can experience this incredible winter tour, journeying around the Faroe Islands during the winter season. Check availability by choosing a date.
Risin & Kellingin
Welcome to the Faroe Islands. A driver will greet you in the arrival hall upon landing.
Your accommodation will be in the capital Tórshavn. This si the perfect place to stay when exploring the islands on the guided tours the following week.
Your tour guide will pick you up at your hotel at 09:00am and then you are off for a sightseeing tour to the unspoiled village Gjógv.
The settlement has a beautiful sea gorge that stretches 200 metres from the village and out towards the ocean.
You will be dropped off in Tórshavn again at 13:00pm. This gives you time to go for a horse riding experience or a biking tour if you want an extra activity on this day.
You will explore the most historic village in the Faroe Islands situated on the west side of Streymoy island. Pick up at 09:00am.
Before heading to Kirkjubøur, you will be guided around the old part of Tórshavn among the many turf houses there.
Kirkjubøur the southernmost village on Streymoy where you will see the ruins of the Magnus Cathedral from around 1300, the Saint Olav’s Church from 12th century and the old farmhouse Kirkjubøargarður from 11th century.
The tour guide will drop you off at 12:30am leaving you with an afternoon to go for some shopping in Tórshavn.
Today, you will join a tour to Fuglafjørður and Elduvík where you will get to experience the great culture and nature of these Faroese gems. These villages are situated on Eysturoy island.
The tour starts at 09:00am and you will be back in Tórshavn at 14:00pm.
Your tour guide will show you the epic mountain road Oyggjarvegurin towards the Viking village Kvívík. You will visit the Viking excavations in Kvívík. next, you will drive to Hvalvík to see the oldest wooden church in the Faroe Islands. Your last stop on this day tour is the untouched village Saksun. You will have the opportunity to stop at beautiful sights along the route to take photos.
You will be picked up at your hotel at 09:00am and drop off will be at 12:30 leaving you with an afternoon to explore the capital and do some shopping,
Vágar island has so much to offer and today you will experience the very best attraction on the island when you reach the village Gásadalur. You will get close to the amazing waterfall Múlafossur.
The tour starts in the afternoon at 13:15pm and you will be dropped off again at 17:00 when it is completely dark outside.
Get ready for an exciting tour to two less known villages on Eysturoy island. On the way from Tórshavn you will pass the old whale station at Áir and then you will continue to Toftir.
In Toftir you will see the wonderful Fríðriks church and Navia where you can buy Faroese knitting goods. From there you continue to the mountain ridge to see some windmills with a apectacular view, eventually you will drive to the old viking village Gøta.
You will be picked up at 12:00pm and dropped off again at 17:00pm.
Today, you will travel to the far north to the northern islands known for their steep mountains. Your tour guide will pick you up at 09:00am.
Viðareiði is the northernmost settlement in the Faroe Islands. Here you will enjoy the magnificent view. Klaksvík is the main fishing hub in the Faroe Islands and you will have the opportunity to wander around and see some traditional Faroese boats and larger vessels as well.
Next, you will revisit Gjógv and for good reason. The settlement is truly special and the amazing gorge will make sure to add something extra to your vacation in the Faroe Islands.. In the remote village Tjørnuvík, you will enjoy the view of the sea stacks Risin and Kellingin.
Your tour guide will drop you off in the afternoon at 16:00pm. A fantastic day in the Faroe Islands has come to an end.
- 7 days with guided tours
- 8 night of accommodation in Tórshavn (Different levels available; breakfast included)
- Bus transfer
- Airport transfer on arrival/departure
- Lunch and Dinner
What to bring
- Warm clothes
- Good boots
- Wind proof jacket
You can start the tour on whatever day you like. Your first day tour will count as Day 1 and you will then go on all the other tours in the following days. People travelling on their own will receive a single room. Reservations for 2 people will be allocated a double room.
Terms of service
Guide to Faroe Islands offers friendly cancellation policies for cancellations related to COVID-19 reasons.
If you place a booking on Guide to Faroe Islands but test positive when in the Faroe Islands or if your flight to the Faroe Islands is canceled due to COVID-19, you will get a full refund. Alternatively, you can choose to reschedule your trip to another date.
All cancellations must be made by e-mail. Guide to Faroe Islands is making every effort to ensure the best protection for the client in case of cancellations.
Guide to Faroe Islands offers free cancellation of day tours (a small transaction fee taken by the payment provider can occur).
Guide to Faroe Islands offers free cancellation of multi-day tours, vacation packages, and car rentals with 1 week notice.
If you need to adjust your travel plans to the Faroe Islands please kindly email us and we will try our best to present you with an alternative plan.
14 840 DKK