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Magnificent Faroe Islands

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The Faroese settlement pattern is characterized by a large number of densely populated villages of varying size. There are in all about 100 towns and villages the largest town is the capital, Tórshavn, with 19,919 inhabitants. The second largest is Klaksvík with 4,817 inhabitants, and third is Runavík with 3,832 inhabitants.


The Faroe Islands are located in the North Atlantic Ocean at 62º latitude North and 7º longitude West, approximately 430 kilometres south-east of Iceland, 600 kilometres west of Norway and 300 kilometres north-west from Scotland.


The road infrastructure in the Faroe Islands is very well developed and close to 90% of the population is connected by excellent roads, bridges and subsea tunnels.


There are several tourist information offices located around the Faroe Islands. You can find an overview here


Travel to the Faroe Islands with M/S Norröna 

With Smyril Line you can follow in the foot steps of the wikings and see how the islands, then as today, emerge from the sea in a fascinating way. Below you will find our current products for the Faroe Islands with luxury ferry Norröna. We offer both ship transportation only as well as complete Faroe Islands packages. 






Tórshavn Welcome Card 2016 [content]

Tórshavn Welcome Card gives you free access to museums, the aquarium, swimming pool and discount in shops with Faroese art and design as well as in cafés in Tórshavn.

The price for the card is:


24 hours - DKK 80

48 hours - DKK 95

72 hours - DKK 110


Subject to change.

Buy your card in VisitTórshavn in town center

    Transportation [maincontentTabcontent]

    Perhaps you already have accommodation and excursions planned in the Faroe Islands, or you prefer to make your own arrangements.



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    We have created some interesting packages for your trip to the Faroe Islands. When you buy a package, you let us take care of both transportation as well as your stay on the islands. Below some of our most interesting offers.



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    Below you will find our best offers to the Faroe Islands at the moment.