Kirkjubøur, the Old Cultural Centre and the Historical Museum in Tórshavn.
Enjoy a bus tour through Tórshavn over the hills to Kirkjubøur, the island’s oldest cultural centre and the historical museum in Tórshavn.
900 year old farmhouse.
Oldest church in the Faroe Islands.
Level 2: Moderate - some mobility needed
Appropriate layered clothing and comfortable walking shoes.
By bus through Tórshavn over the hills to Kirkjubøur, the island’s oldest cultural centre, where you will be introduced to the ruins of the 13th century St. Magnus Cathedral and the 11th century church, still in use. We also visit the 900-year old “Roykstovan”, the old bishopric, considered to be the oldest wooden house in Europe. Still occupied by the 17th generation. Thereafter a visit in the historical museum in Tórshavn. Duration of tour 3 hours. Incl. coach/guide/entrance.
Language: English, German, Danish and Scandinavian.
Remarks/requirements: Appropriate layered clothing and comfortable walking shoes.