Vagar Island Winter Tour
Join an adventurous day tour in the unique terain on Vagar Island to some of the most famous winter spots in the whole of Faroe Islands. The tour culminates at one of the most breathtaking attractions of all: Múlafossur Waterfall that drops straight into the ocean.
This 6 hour tour is for anyone who like to see some of the attractions on Vagar island which make Faroe Islands such a worthwhile destination to visit. From your seat, you will feel as if you are being taken to a land and landscapes of unspoiled magic. There will be photo stops along the route from Tórshavn to Vágar Island.
You will be picked up in the capital, Tórshavn, in the morning. On your journey to Vágar Island, you will be privy to beautiful sceneries. Your first stop will be Norðradalsskarð mountain pass just outside of Tórshavn. From this spot, you will have a great view of the Norðradalur valley with the iconic island Koltur out there in the horizon.
Next, you will pass the only prison in the Faroe Islands that sits on the hillside of the Kaldbaksbotnur fjord on a miraculus location. Prisoners here have a gorgeous view of the awe-inspiring fjord from the turf roofed jail.
Now, you will take the underwater-tunnel from Streymoy island to the nightbouring island Vágar. Here, you will pass three villages Sandavágur, Miðvágur and Sørvágur before entering the village Bøur. From this small settlement, you will get the perfect view of Tindhólmur islet and the sea stacks Drangarnir with a hole in the middle.
Your last stop will be the vital village Gásadalur where you will have time to enjoy the unbelievable waterfall Múlafossur. You will also have the opportunity to go for a stroll in the village nearby the waterfall and sit down in a local café for a cup of coffee or tea. From the window in the café, you will see the island Mykines in the background. If you are fortunate, you will also experience winter birds in Gásadalur right next to the waterfall.
Seats fill quickly on this popular winter tour to Vágar island. Experience some of the very best that the Faroe Islands has to offer on this quintessential tour to Vagar island. Check availability by choosing date.
- Tour Guide
- Coach transfer
- Transport from Tórshavn
- Sub-sea tunnel fee
What to bring
- Good footwear and warm clothes
Due to changing wheater conditions, we recommend warm clothes.
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.
3 990 DKK