Best of the Best 2018 - 400
Clockwise from left:
Green hillsides, Faroe
Islands; ships docking
Canal; carousel at Tivoli
A classy capital, lovely beaches and the wondrous, windy Faroes.
Sandy Shores and Viking Lore
Wild and Woolly
Heart of Scandinavia
Fill your bucket with briny bivalves on
Fanoe Island during a guided "oyster safari."
Afterward, head back to dry land to shuck
and eat. Fanoe is also known for its seals,
dramatic tides and stores of amber. Spend
a full day here on this seven-day tour into
the best of the country, from Copenhagen's
hot dining scene to the former Viking
hotbed of Ribe.
Join in a chain dance accompanied by
traditional kvæði music or hone your
knitting skills in the friendly Faroe Islands.
This self-driving tour of the rugged and
famously windy islands (18 in all) offers
two days in the small, yet cosmopolitan
capital, where brightly painted structures
huddle to form cozy streets stocked with
local arts. Spend another two nights in
the tiny village of Gjógv, whose central
location allows for mountain climbing or
Amuse yourself at Copenhagen's Tivoli
Gardens. Opened in 1843, the secondoldest amusement park in the world
beautifully combines European charm
with roller coaster thrills. It's the perfect
way to cap off a day of sightseeing in the
Danish capital, highlighted by the iconic
Little Mermaid statue and Christiansborg
Palace. The city is the first stop on a
ten-day jaunt that also includes Oslo,
Stockholm and Helsinki.
Your Virtuoso travel advisor can arrange these exceptional experiences and more.