• Biking and sightseeing

    Biking and sightseeing in the Faroe Islands

    Guided/active tour 5 nights/6 days

Biking and sightseeing in the Faroe Islands 2022

Guided tour; 6 days / 5 nights, from € 1.480,- | from DKK 11.095,-

If exploring the Faroe Islands on two wheels is a desire, but you don´t want to do the complete cycling tour on your own, this combined guided biking and sightseeing tour might be the right package for you.

 

Program

Monday: Arrival at Vágar Airport where a taxi shuttle will wait for you and take you directly to your hotel in Tórshavn

Tuesday: Morning cycling tour at 10am. You will meet at the Rent a Bike in city centre. First you will cycle up the mountain road with a view to the northern part of the islands to the mountain pass, Norðadalsskarð, 225m above sea level. The view is spectacular to the island of Koltur and the village Norðadal. After that the group makes its way down to Torshavn, now with a view of the southern part of the island. The tour is 3 hours.

Wednesday: You will start the day with a 3 hours cruise, sailing closely along the coastline of Nólsoy or Hestur to watch the cliffs rising from the sea and the chance to observe birds, seals and maybe even whales. 3 hours

Spend the rest of the day on your own. We suggest that you explore the smallest and most cozy capital in the world. Visit the old town á Reyni, the world's oldest parliament Tinganes and Fort Skansin where you get a good overview of the city, its history and its architecture. Take the opportunity to visit the Faroese handy work and design shops, the cozy cafes near the harbor Vágsbotn, and maybe even a visit to the National museum, the Art museum and the Nordic house.

Thursday: You will start the day with a 3 hours cruise, sailing closely along the coastline of Nólsoy or Hestur to watch the cliffs rising from the sea and the chance to observe birds, seals and maybe even whales. 3 hours

At 6pm you will go for cycling tour to the historic village Kirkjubøur. In Kirkjubøur you will visit the unfinished St. Magnus Cathedral, St Olav Church and the old farmhouse Roykstovan. Enjoy the view of the Isle of Sandø, Hestur, Koltur and Vágar. On the way back you cycle through the town of Velbastað, where the houses cling to the steep slopes, over the mountainpass and along the seaside road to Torshavn. Cycling distance is 30 km return. 3 hours

Friday: A whole days guided tour visiting the islands of Streymoy, Eysturoy, Borðoy, Kalsoy and Kunoy. Sit down and relax in a comfortable coach and listen to the stories and legends from the local tour guide inlc. lunch box. Sail with a small ferry to the beautiful island Kalsoy, where you visit Trøllanes, Mikladalur and Syðradalur. In Mikladalur you can see the famous Seal Woman statue. You will also experince Klaksvík and Kunoy as well as visiting a sheep farm. After this you will have the opportunity to shop for wool-wares in the Navia shop before heading back to Tórshavn.

 

 

Saturday: Taxi shuttle back to the airport and departure

 

 

Price per person in shared double room from

€ 1.480,-

  from DKK 11.095,-
Single room supplement € 345 | DKK 2.550,-
! Price valid in 2022  
   
   

Need further information about tours on the Faroe Islands or any other tours? Please contact 62ºN tel. +298 340060 or email incoming@62n.fo
Discover the rest of the Faroe Islands 
 - you can use this opportunity to experience more of the Faroe Islands as well. You can extend your stay with additional nights in Tórshavn or in some of the villages. Contact us for more information and prices! The price in € (Euro) is indicative as all orders will be settled in DKK (Danish Kroner)

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OFFER INCLUDES

Flight:

  • from Copenhagen r/t with Atlantic Airways, including all fees

*It is also possible to fly from Billund, Paris, Bergen, Reykjavík and Edinburgh. Contact 62°N for timetable/prices

Hotel:

  • 5 nights at 62°N Hotel***

Pension:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch on day 3

Other:

  • Airport transfers r/t
  • Schooner cruise
  • Bicycle tour to Kirkjubøur – hictorical Kirkjubøur
  • Bicycle tour to Norðadalsskarð - Viewpoint
  • Highlights of the North - Special Tour - 5 Islands in one day
  • The bicycle tours do incl: rental of a new bike, pedals (regular, SPD or SPD-SL), lights, helmet, water bottle, protein bar and local guide

Period:

  • June to August

Add on options:

  • Mykines | The Puffin Island DKK 1.995,- per person
  • Vágar | Photography Tour DKK 1.495,- per person

Not included:

  • Travel insurance

 

 

All flight package prices are based on the lowest published price by Atlantic Airways. Actual booking costs may be higher.

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