Oyrareingjagarður - guided grouptour

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Moderate Hike
2 - 5 KM

Step back in time with one of our guided tours and witness some of the most spectacular, natural scenery, on the Faroe Islands. Stand at the legendary center of the Faroe Islands, and hear about historical events and folklore whilst you enjoy a delicious home-made lunch. MARKA is inspired by the Faroes Sheep Letter which is over 700 years old and is the oldest surviving document on the Islands.

When and where

When:  Saturday and Sunday at 11 am (send request for weekdays)
Where:  Parking lot just south of Hundsarabotn.
Duration:  4 hours
Difficulty:  Average
Availability:  Min 10 persons
Price:  550 DKK per person

Product description

The tour starts at the parking lot just south of Hundsarabotn. From here we hike to the historically significant Brynjumannaborð. We walk along the old, charming road Oyggjargøta south to Langaregn where it joins Oyggjarvegurin.

We will be hiking along the beautiful river Skeiðsá, followed by a stop at the significant landmark. "Koppin". From there we venture off to "á Stall", which gives you a clear view of the two towering mountains Skælingur and Sornfelli.

Throughout the tour, I will be talking you through significant historical events past and present and our family farm's role in some of them. I will be talking about the 700-year-old Sheep Letter, how it came to be and how it affects my family's farm to this very day.

This guided tour is intented for a minimum of 10 persons. It is the perfect choice for anyone who wants an unforgetable and unique experience when visiting the Faroe Islands.

It is possible to customize the tour. For more information, please feel free to write to us on marka@marka.fo or call Margrit Debess +298 591500 .

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