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TH4: Torshavn; Culture and Nature / 4 days
Departures from Copenhagen, London (LHR), Amsterdam, Paris, Edinburgh and Keflavik

Departures from Copenhagen, London (LHR), Amsterdam, Paris, Edinburgh and Keflavik. The Faroe Islands offer thrilling experiences and a rugged environment: with small villages and a countless number of birds. NEW for 2019: Information meeting on arrival day included to give you the best start to your holiday!

The Faroe Islands is a firm favourite with National Geographic Traveler Magazine. This gem of a destination has been voted the ‘Best Trip 2015’ destination by the magazine’s readers – and only a few years ago, the same readers rated the Faroe Islands the No. 1 destination in the world among 111 island communities.

Midway between Norway and Iceland the Faroe Islands rise out of the Atlantic Ocean like a hardy little flower. The islands offer thrilling experiences and a rugged environment: Steep cliffs rising from the open sea, narrow straits between the islands, natural harbours surrounded by small villages and a countless number of birds. A nation of 18 small islands of which 17 are inhabited with less than 50.000 people and more than 3 million sea birds – a dream for the ornithologists and all nature lovers.

Ancient Norse culture still alive today

The Faroese are a proud people who, due to the geographical location, have been able to preserve their own culture and their own language which has its roots in the Old Norse language from the Viking Age. History is still an integral part of the daily life – it is one of the few places in the world where you can still experience the old medieval ballads and chain dance, which people in Europe practiced more than 800 years ago.

New for 2019: Information meeting included

From 2019 we will include an information meeting with our English speaking representative on your day of arrival (depending on arrival time). The meeting will give you a chance to ask a few questions and seek advice in regards to optional excursions. It will also be possible to book optional excursions during the information meeting.

 

Day 1

Atlantic Airways flight from Copenhagen, London (LHR), Amsterdam, Paris, Keflavik or Edinburgh to Vagar. Transfer by the hotel shuttle to your hotel in Torshavn. Check-in at the hotel.

Information meeting by our English speaking representative held at the hotel.

Optional excursions during your stay in Torshavn.

Included meals: None
Accommodation: Hotel Hafnia

Day 2 and 3 

Breakfast at the hotel. Days at leisure in Torshavn for optional excursions. We have included dinner one evening. Choose between; Barbara (fish served tapas style), Aarstova (lamb), Ræst (traditional fermented food) or Futastova (Faroese beef and seafood). 

We will need to know your choice at the time of booking.

Included meals: Breakfast (and one dinner)
Accommodation: Hotel Hafnia

Day 4

Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer by hotel shuttle to Vagar Airport. Atlantic Airways flight to Copenhagen, London (LHR), Amsterdam, Paris, Keflavik, or Edinburgh.

Included meals: Breakfast

 

Route map

Departures

  • 2019: Daily departures from Copenhagen, Amsterdam and Paris all year round
  • Guaranteed departures from London Heathrow and Edinburgh every Monday 07JUN-25OCT
  • Guaranteed departures from London (LHR) and Edinburgh every Friday from 05APR-24MAY
  • Guaranteed departures from Keflavik every Friday 05APR-23AUG

Included

  • Mentioned flights with all taxes
  • Transfers by shuttle to/from Vagar Airport and the hotel
  • Accommodation with private facilities and breakfast
  • One dinner
  • Information meeting

Not Included

  • Travel insurance

Trip sheet

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