Stunning 7 Hour Mykines Tour with Puffin Guarantee
Join a guided tour to the much loved island Mykines. The unspoiled island is an unparalleled experience where you will get close to puffins and enjoy the remoteness on the westernmost island in the Faroe Islands.
The tour starts from the harbour in the village Sørvágur on the island Vagar. Included in this day package is the hiking fee and a two-way ferry ticket with the local boat sailing to Mykines. There is a limited number of seats for the boat that sails to Mykines. You are secured a seat when booking with us.
The islet where Mykines Lighthouse is located is closed summer 2023. This is due to a landslide. No worries, you will still enjoy huge number of puffins and breathtaking nature.
When you arrive in Mykines, walk up the stairs from the harbour. When you reach the end of the stairs your local guide will welcome you. The tour guide will lead you to the only village on the island. You will immediately feel the immense silence as there are absolutely no cars on the island.
Your guide knows everything there is to know about the local nature and culture. He will tell you fascinating stories about the people and the raw nature.
Mykines is a bird-watchers dream. There is a puffin guarantee on this tour that will definitely be one of your highlights on your trip in the Faroe Islands.
If you wonder where the best bird watching attractions are in the Faroe Islands wonder no more. This guided tour in Mykines gives you direct access to the bird paradise.
When in the village with several turf-roofed houses your tour guide will prepare you for the hike to the puffin bird colony. You will stand literally only metres away from the cute puffins and their hollow nest.
The hike will take you to picturesque sights along the impressive coast. Soak in the natural scenery and the quietness when looking into the Atlantic Ocean.
This Mykines tour is the perfect experience for dedicated nature enthusiasts. The lush green fields during summer combined with the dramatic landscape is the ultimate way of seeing the Faroe Islands.
After you have experienced the unspoiled nature on this mesmerising island, the boat awaits you by the small harbour in Mykines. You will be sailed back to Sørvágur in the afternoon and arrive just before 18:00 in Sørvágur harbour.
You can visit Mykines four months every year. Secure yourself an exclusive trip to the majestic island Mykines. Check availability by choosing a date.
- Ferry ticket
- Local tour guide
- Hiking fee
- Packed lunch
- Spring water
- Transport to/from Sørvágur (meeting point)
What to bring
- Good hiking shoes
- Warm clothes
This tour starts on the harbour in the village Sørvágur. The ferry to Mykines sails from Sørvágur. The ferry sails at 10:45am.
Remember to be at the harbour in good time. We recommend you to be at the harbour fifteen minutes before departure .
You will get your personal ferry ticket that will secure you a seat onboard the ferry to Mykines. When you have received the ticket and found yourself a seat on the ferry, you can have a coffee or a cup of tea while getting closer to Mykines. Keep the ticket as you will use it again when returning back to the island Vagar.
Every corner of the hike on Mykines is just mind blowing. There will be puffins all over the place.
When back in the village, you can relax for 1-2 hours before jumping onboard the boat again to Sørvágur. There are two local cafes in Mykines and you will have the opportunity to get some nice food and beverages.
The ferry departures from Mykines at 17:00pm. Remember to be at the small harbour in Mykines 15 minutes before departure.
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.
These terms apply to day tours and activities booked on Guide to Faroe Islands when cancelled by traveller:
- a) For cancellations more than 48 hours before the start of the activity, you will receive a full refund (small processing cost taken by the payment provider).
- b) For cancellations 48 hours or less before the start of the activity or in case of no-show, no refund.
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. These terms apply to multi-day tours and vacation packages.
- More than 7 days prior to arrival/tour date – 100% refund (small transaction fee taken by payment provider)
- 3-7 days prior to arrival/tour date – 50% refund
- Less than 48 hours prior to arrival/tour date – no refund
Let Guide to Faroe Islands know one week in advance at latest if you need to cancel your car rental and you will receive a full refund (a small transaction fee taken by the payment provider can occur).
- More than 7 days prior to pickup – 100% refund (small transaction fee taken by payment provider)
- 3-7 days prior to pickup – 50% refund
- Less than 48 hours prior to pickup – no refund
1 995 DKK