The Atlantic Puffin is a luxurious apartment in Torshavn, the capital city of the Faroe Islands. Visitors to the Faroe Islands rave about the amazing views of the Atlantic Ocean, the beautiful landscapes, and the serene environment. The Atlantic Puffin provides perfect Faroe Islands lodging while on your vacation adventure or business trip
This lovely apartment in Torshavn, the capital city of the dazzling Faroe Islands, will certainly meet and exceed all your lodging needs. The Faroe Islands are often called some of the best islands in the world to visit, and The Atlantic Swan offers breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean, a central location, and luxurious amenities.
This lovely apartment in Torshavn, the capital city of the dazzling Faroe Islands, will certainly meet and exceed all your lodging needs. The Faroe Islands are often called some of the best islands in the world to visit, and THE ATLANTIC GANNET offers breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean, a central location, and luxurious amenities.
In Torshavn, Faroe Islands
Are you a thrill-seeking adventurer? From 18 individual islands to choose from, you’ll never be short of places to explore or exciting outdoor pursuits to partake in. Take a trip up the Faroe Islands’ highest point at Slættaratindur in the northern part of Eysturoy. At 882m above sea level, the ocean views from the summit are exquisite during the summer months.
Here you are never more than 5 kilometers from the ocean, so sea adventures are plentiful. From horseback riding over the mountains, rib boat cave tours and sea kayaking, to diving and exploring, you’ll find many adventures of all kinds for both land and water.
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The Faroese have proudly carved out a unique identity for themselves. Part of this identity is characterised by food and cuisine. In fact the Faroe Islands is said to be one of the best places in the world for fine-dining cuisine, and with access to miles of shoreline and fresh, cold atlantic waters is unsurprisingly home to some of the best, and freshest seafood in the world. Entertain and impress your team and colleagues at one of the Faroe Islands’ popular dining spots – from warm and homey cottage-style eateries, to elegant Michelin starred restaurants portraying local ingredients and traditional flavours.
A cultured break is easy since the capital, Tórshavn is home to a handful of interesting museums such as Listasavn Føroya (Faroe Islands Art Museum) – an art museum, and The National Museum of the Faroe Islands, which displays items which tell the history of the Faroe Islands, from the Viking and Middle Ages. Take a break from business to visit Tinganes Tórshavn Cathedral – a must when staying in the capital.
Planning a family getaway that will excite teenagers as much toddlers and let you kick back and relax, seems next to impossible, but it doesn’t have to be. The Faroe Islands feature top guided tours and activities for all ages and interests, whether your family prefer action, cultural experiences, wildlife – or all three! From historical heritage tours and trekking, to sailing and swimming, these are just a handful of the great family activities available in and around the cultural melting pot capital that is Tórshavn.
After a day exploring with the family, return to your warm Scandinavian bolt hole, sink into a comfy sofa, light a fire and rest your feet. Danish Hygge is well and truly alive in Torshavn which is endearingly referred to as ‘one of the cosiest capital cities you’ll find’. Our unforgettable lodges, are built with families in mind so get ready to create ever-lasting memories, spending time as a family in this very special place.
The unique position of the Faroe Islands gives rise to incredible nature and photo opportunities. The islands, formed by volcanic activity 30 million years ago belong to a tempered climate and incredibly clean air. This gives nature space and opportunity to thrive. Despite their relatively small size, these islands are home to beautiful fauna, particularly migratory birds and endemic species that choose the Faroe Islands to rest or nest. There are said to be as many as 300 different species birds including Puffins, Storm Petrels, Gannets, and Kittiwakes. Cameras at the ready!
Travelling to Faroe Islands is for people who love wandering and discovering hidden natural gems such as Mulafossur Waterfall located near the little village of Gasadalur. The waterfall is easily reached by car (and a mountain tunnel or two). For beauty and wonder of the manmade kind, Streymin bridge is the only bridge over the Atlantic Ocean in the world, connecting the island Streymoy to Eysturoy. Sharp green hills, colorful cottages, friendly people, Viking’s ruins, unique food and more make of this tucked away destination part of your bucket list.