Faroe Islands

Faroe Islands

About the Faroe Islands

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Remote and tranquil, with breathtaking scenery at every turn and friendly locals waiting to greet you, the Faroe Islands is a destination like no other. Located equidistant between Iceland, Norway, and Scotland, it’s made up of 18 stunning volcanic islands, just waiting to be explored. When we dropped by in October 2017 for a 10-day road trip, we soon fell in love with the Faroe Islands, and the days passed by way too quickly!

Despite their small size, there’s a lot to see and do in the Faroe Islands, and a fascinating culture to absorb. In this Faroe Islands travel guide, we’ll help you plan the perfect trip, ensuring you make the most of your time there. So, if you’re ready to explore some of the most remote and unique landscapes on earth, discover abandoned villages, and try curious local delicacies, read on!

8 day itinerary: explore the epic faroe islands

You never have to drive far since most attractions are close by, and it makes for an incredible vacation. We did lots of hikes, saw the northern lights, slept near charming villages, and want to use our experience to help you plan an exciting Faroe Islands itinerary. Below, we’ve packed an 8-day itinerary with our favorite places in the Faroe Islands and provided 3 and 5-day alternatives if you’re short on time.