Viking tour - Sandoy and Kirkjubour

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On the island of Sandoy you will visit a few villages, and make several photo stops the along the way. After a few hours on the island of Sandoy we will take the ferry back to the island of Streymoy, and visit the historic village of Kirkjubøur, were you will see the oldest church, the only cathedral in the Faroe Islands, and visit the oldest inhabited wood house in Europe, where the 17th generation descendants of the family Pæturson live. After we’ve seen all that the village of Kirkjubøur has to offer, we’ll head back to Tórshavn and you will be dropped off right at your hotel. 

What´s Included

All Included Tour. No hidden fees or charges

What to bring

Warm, Waterproof clothes

Good walking shoes


Additional information

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Not wheelchair accessible

At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time

May be operated by a multilingual guide

Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking

Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required

Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately

Stroller accessible

Near public transportation

Infants must sit on laps

Most travelers can participate

This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund

This tour/activity will have a maximum of 18 travelers

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Hotel pickups commence approximately 30 minutes prior to this time
Tour departs within walking distance of the cruise port



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Pick ups – 8.30am to 9am.

Depart from Tórshavn

Drive along a scenic mountain road, where you will see the islands of Sandoy, Hestoy and Koltur.

Depart on the ferry to the island of Sandoy.

Arrive at the island of Sandoy, in the village of Skopun

See the old village church

See some of the oldest historical remains in the Faroe islands and the scars left behind by world war two

Arrive in the beautiful village of Dalur to take some photographs

Arrive in the village of Skarvanes, to eat our packed lunch
and enjoy the breathtaking views of the islands of Skúvoy and Stora

Depart for the village of Søltuvik, were your guide will tell you all about the history of the village

Depart from Søltuvik, with several photo stops along the way

Depart on the ferry, back to the mainland

Drive to the village of Kirkjubø, were the oldest residential house is situated. And the oldest stone church in the Faroe islands.

Arrive back in the capital Tórshavn.

Several bathroom breaks and photo stops on the way