Experience the best of life in Copenhagen and the Faroe Islands on this luxury tour in the company of private guides. From big cities, the charming seaside villages and breath-taking scenery, we’ll unlock the secrets of this beautiful part of the world for you.
You’ll begin with a walking tour of Copenhagen, taking in the oldest part of town and visiting Christianborg Palace. Board a boat and discover Copenhagen’s more contemporary face as you slip through canals past some of the cities most notable sights. Art enthusiasts will enjoy a visit to the Design Museum and a variety of design shops specialising in both modern and vintage works. You’ll also get to spend some time admiring the permanent collection at the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art. Then explore the setting of Shakespeare’s play Hamlet – Kronborg Castle. In addition to its literary fame, it has played an important role in the history of northern Europe.
From Copenhagen you’ll head over to the Faroe Islands where you will discover one of the world’s smallest capitals, Tórshavn, before spending the next few days exploring the surrounding islands and villages. Travel back in time in Bøur, a small viking village, where your guide will share stories of the past with you. You will also spend a fair amount of time on the water, going fishing for your lunch and dinner and even visiting a grotto where a musician will perform for you.
In Kirkjubøur you will see possibly the oldest inhabited house in Europe as well as the ruins of St Magnus Cathedral. Then head on over to Okkara Brewery for a behind-the-scenes look at how their beer is made, and taste it as well. As you take a short hike in Klaksvik your guide will encourage you to contemplate happiness and stress, and a visit to Gjógv will give you the chance to climb the highest mountain in the Faroe Islands.
As you trip begins to draw to a close, take a cruise past the bird cliffs near Vestmanna, and enjoy an enlightening meal at Michelin-starred KOKS. Then spend one final night in Copenhagen before heading home.