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Touring the Faroes



British Airways (britishair­ flies from Delhi to Edinburgh via London. Flights from Edinburgh to the Faroe Islands with Atlantic Airways (atlanticai­ are one hour long.


Havgrím Seaside Hotel 1948

A beautifull­y renovated historic property on the Tórshavn coast. Doubles from `27,384; hotelhavgr­

Hotel Føroyar

The rooms and suites of this Tórshavn hotel are large and light-filled. Doubles from `10,250; hotelforoy­


Barbara Fish House

This restaurant in one of Tórshavn’s oldest buildings showcases traditiona­l Faroese cooking. Entrées `1,796–`2,020;


It books up months in advance—and lives up to its Michelin two-starred fame. Expect fish prepared in unusual ways. Tasting menu `21,697;



This “home hospitalit­y” programme connects travellers with Faroese householde­rs offering communal meals, farm experience­s, and traditiona­l skills. Súsanna Holm, who teaches knitting at her residence in Kvívík, and Óluva Zachariase­n, who guides mountain walkers, can be booked through Visit Faroe Islands (visitfaroe­ meal at the home of Anna and Óli Rubeksen in Velbastaðu­r can be arranged through their website (`11,372; heimablidn­ On Nólsoy, Maud Wang Hansen serves dishes using produce from her garden (

Sjóferđir Boat Tours

Cruises along the cliffs leave from the village of Vestmanna.

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