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.
All Included Tour. No hidden fees or charges
Warm, Waterproof clothes
Good walking shoes
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
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
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