- Jun 01 2023
- 10:15 - 13:15
Historical Kirkjubø – 30 km – Thursday
The sustainable way to the historical village Kirkjubø to see the old churches and the oldest house in the Faroe Islands, while you keep in shape during you vacation.
You cycle from the city centre and pas the eastern district of Tórshavn, and across a mountain pass, 190m above sea level, where you will have a panorama view to the western and southern islands. In Kirkjubø you can visit the oldest church on the Faroe Islands and the ruins of the medieval Cathedral, as well as the oldest continuously inhabited wooden house in Europe. While there, you will enjoy the view over the islands of Sandoy, Hestur, Koltur and Vágar. Our route back takes us through the hillside village Velbastað before sliding you way back to Tórshavns centre.
The tour to the historical site starts at Rent a Bike & Outdoor, Sverrisgøta 20, Torshavn.
Price incl. rental of a road, gravel bike or an e-bike, helmet, water bottles and an energy bar. Local guide incl. All taxes incl.