After a number of Murvi-van holidays exploring Scotland, Orkneys and Shetland Isles we felt that now was the time to be a little more adventurous. We had the idea that for our ‘first time foreign’ Murvi-van holiday we would continue our travels northward, and visit Iceland and the Faroe Islands. After all it did not […]
Duration 62 days total 30 days in Iceland (IS) 10 days in The Faroe Islands (FO) 17 days travelling between UK and Hirtshals 5 days on board M/S Norröna Mileage 4,414 total 2,030 around Iceland (some unsealed and rough!) 258 around The Faroe Islands 2,126 UK to Hirtshals return Xrates Euro 1.39 = £1 ISK […]
On our arrival in Hirtshals the final two Murvis parted company to make their own ways home after a wonderful experience in Iceland and the Faroes.
Returning to Torshavn via the new sub-sea tunnel and a visit to Duvugardar Farm and Museum at Saksun which is an excellent snapshot of Faroese life from the Middle Ages to the early 20th century.
… courtesy of the Atlantic Airways helicopter between Klaksvik and Fugloy, with a hike to join M/F Ratin back to Hvannasund.
A voyage on M/F Sam to Kalsoy AKA the Recorder due to the number of tunnels and travel through those tunnels by bus to Trollanes for a hike out to the Kallur lighthouse.
Time to leave the negotiation of the single lane unlit, claustrophobic, tunnels to the professionals and take a bus to Viðareiði.
On leaving Æðuvík one Murvi has had to turn west and return to Torshavn to catch the ferry while the other two have turned east to Klaksvik.