6 days in Faroe Islands Itinerary

6 days in Faroe Islands Itinerary

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6 days in Faroe Islands Itinerary

Start: Brisbane
Fly + Drive:  37​h
1
Sandavagur, Vagar Island
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
2
Torshavn, Streymoy
— 2 nights
Fly:  38​h
End: Brisbane

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Sandavagur, Vagar Island

Sandavagur ©
Sandavágur is a city on the south coast of the Faroese island of Vágar, and has been voted the most well-kept village in the Faroes twice. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon): explore the activities along Lake Leitisvatn, admire the sheer force of Mulafossur Waterfall, and then don't miss a visit to Gasadalur Tunnel.

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Sandavagur holiday planner.

Brisbane, Australia to Sandavagur is an approximately 37-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Brisbane to Sandavagur, you'll gain 10 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Brisbane in August, plan for a bit cooler days in Sandavagur, with highs around 15°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Torshavn.

Things to do in Sandavagur

Nature Parks

Side Trips

Vagar Island, Gasadalur Tunnel
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Mulafossur Waterfall ©
Mulafossur Waterfall
Lake Leitisvatn ©
Lake Leitisvatn
Gasadalur Tunnel
Gasadalur Tunnel

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Torshavn, Streymoy

Torshavn ©
Tórshavn is the capital and largest town of the Faroe Islands. Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Torshavn Cathedral, get to know the fascinating history of Tinganes, then admire the masterpieces at Listasavn Foroya, then make a trip to The Nordic House, and finally expand your understanding of the military at Skansin Fortress.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Torshavn trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Sandavagur to Torshavn takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in August, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Torshavn

Historic Sites Museums
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The Nordic House ©
The Nordic House
Torshavn Cathedral ©
Torshavn Cathedral
Tinganes ©
Tinganes

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