Top Adventures in Faroe Islands

  • Hike along Lake Leitisvatn

    Leitisvatn is the largest lake in the Faroe Islands, and is famous for having the appearance that it's hanging over the ocean. It is a simple hike that should take no more than an hour to get from the trailhead to the iconic view from up on the fa...

    3.1 miles

  • Hike up Villingardalsfjall

    Located at the most northern part of the Faroe Islands, the mountain Villingardalsfjall is a gorgeous coastal cliff that will offer views of all the surrounding north islands. The trail begins at the top of road Vid Gard, in the northern part of t...

    3.7 miles 2759.2 ft gain

  • Hike to Kallur Lighthouse

    Getting to the trailhead: The island of Kalsoy has a population of less than 200, and offers few amenities. It’s unlikely you’ll stay on the island, and a much more reasonable base of operations is the town of Klaksvik on the island of Borðoy. We ...

    3 miles 500 ft gain

  • Hike to the Trøllkonufingur in the Faroe Islands

    When you drive from Torshavn, follow the signs to the airport. On the island of Vagar, just after the village of Miðvágur the road bends to the right, with the lake on your right-hand side. On this bend there's a small exit where you can park the ...

    6.2 miles 465.9 ft gain

  • Hike to Fossa Waterfall

    A great part about this hike is that it’s incredibly accessible, as the trailhead is literally on the coastal road. Some people will probably just poke their way up towards the bottom tier of the falls, take a picture or two, and then head back to...

    1.5 miles 250 ft gain

  • Explore Serene Saksun on the Faroe Islands

    Complete with a picturesque church and dating back to the 1700's with just 14 inhabitants this tranquil village on the island of Streymoy is a must see for any visit to the Faroe Islands. Accessed via the mainly single-lane Hvalvíksvegur, you'll c...

  • Explore Vágseiði, South Island of Faroe Islands

    Every corner of Faroe Islands will continue to surprise you in the most delightful way. Making the journy to Suðuroy, South Island, is no exception. Vágseiði is an area in Vágur, Faroe Islands, located on the west coast of Suðuroy west of the vill...

    0.6 miles