Hike Scotland now offers a spectacular tour of the Faroe Islands!
One of the many special features of the Faroe Islands is that you don’t have to go far to experience magnificent and untouched nature. Look around you. Take a few steps. Take a deep breath and listen. It’s all right there!
Faroe Islands - Tour Overview
Fresh air, wind in your hair, tall mountains, sunny valleys, fascinating misty fjords, beautiful lakes, amazing wildlife including thousands of seabirds and breathtaking views. These are some of the things you will experience while hiking in the Faroese mountains.
This tour is 7 nights and 8 days long.
The tour starts and finishes when you fly into Vagar on the Faroes and ends a week later.
Included in Tour
All meals while on tour, including wine or beer with evening meals.
All accommodation while on tour with en-suite facilities (own bath).
Expert guides with you for the duration of the tour.
Private transportation throughout the tour, including domestic return flights to the islands.
Entrance fees and special events as noted in the itinerary.
Trip Grading / Activity Level
The Faroe Islands provide a mixture of easy to moderate hiking opportunities and our unique itinerary is geared towards those who love to hike in remote mountain locations surrounded on all sides by other islands and open ocean.
The hikes are between 4 and 9 miles per day and can include elevation gain of around 500 to 2500 feet per day.
Some days involve two different hikes morning and afternoon and provide great opportunities to sample the unique culture and history of the islands.
The terrain varies from stony paths to grass covered trails. Almost all of the hiking routes are marked by stone cairns or way markers.
Good quality, waterproof hiking footwear is essential.
Faroe Islands - Tour Dates 2024
Monday 12th August – Monday 19th August 2024
Thursday 5th September – Thursday 12th September 2024
£3995 / $4995 per person
Single supplement; £295 / $395 per person