5 days in Faroe Islands Itinerary

5 days in Faroe Islands Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Copenhagen
Fly:  2 h 45 min
1
Vagar Island
— 2 nights
Helicopter:  15 min
2
Mykines
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  8 h 45 min
End: Copenhagen

2
nights
Vagar Island

Vagar Island ©
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Vestmanna Saga Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Mon): make a trip to Gasadalur Tunnel, then take in the dramatic scenery at Mulafossur Waterfall, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Leitisvatn.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Vagar Island trip planning app.

Copenhagen, Denmark to Vagar Island is an approximately 3- hour flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Copenhagen to Vagar Island due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Copenhagen in May; daily highs in Vagar Island reach 9°C and lows reach 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Tue) to allow enough time to do a combination of to Mykines.

Things to do in Vagar Island

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Vestmanna Saga Museum
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Mulafossur Waterfall ©
Mulafossur Waterfall
Lake Leitisvatn ©
Lake Leitisvatn
Gasadalur Tunnel
Gasadalur Tunnel

1
night
Mykines

Mykines ©
A small coastal village of brightly colored houses with turf roofs remains the only inhabited place to visit on Mykines.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Wed): visit a coastal fixture at Mykines Holmur Lighthouse.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Mykines trip maker website.

Mykines is very close to Vagar Island. In May, daytime highs in Mykines are 9°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. On the 27th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Mykines

Historic Sites
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Mykines Holmur Lighthouse ©
Mykines Holmur Lighthouse

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