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Árnafjørður: Guided Boat Tour with Fishing

Árnafjørður: Guided Boat Tour with Fishing

From $184.35 per person

Explore the beautiful fjord of Árnafjørður. Sail close to the magnificent seashore with steep cliffs, gorges and grottoes, and try your hand at sea angling.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Danish, Norwegian, Faeroese
Small group
Limited to 5 participants


  • Come close to the water, the landscapes, the wildlife, and the fish in a traditional Faroese boat
  • Learn about the lives on these shores as you sail by the magnificent seashore
  • Keep your eyes open for seals along the shore
  • See seabirds such as puffins, black guillemots, and fulmars
  • Throw a fishing line and try your luck, keeping what you catch
Full description
Sailing close to the seashore of Mjóvin, take in a varied landscape with gorges and grottoes. Learn about the semi-wild sheep grazing upon the steep slopes, and keep your eyes open to spot local seabirds such as puffins, black guillemots, and fulmars. Sail into a grotto, weather permitting, before enjoying a light meal to the sound of the sea and the birds. Cast a fishing line off the coast of Bergið and catch Atlantic cod and haddock. Following that, try your hand at catching the beautiful Reyðfiskur, a red variation of the Atlantic cod. You will be welcome to take the fish home with you to prepare for a wonderful meal. Crossing the fjord, sail towards Lishøvdi and follow the western seashore. Sail by Kóphella and hear stories about life on these shores in historic times as you learn about geology, bird life, marine environment, aquaculture, Faroese culture, and cuisine, as well as local stories and happenings.
  • Flotation suit, boots, life jacket and safety training
  • Authorized tour guide
  • A light meal with water and coffee accompanied by something sweet
  • Fishing rods, jigs, tackle, and bait
  • Fishing license
  • Any fish you catch
  • Transportation from your accommodation to the Árnafjørður Marina

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Meeting point

The boat will depart from the small boat marina in Árnafjørður. If possible please arrive 15 minutes before departure.

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Know before you go

  •  This tour is not recommended for people with impaired mobility
  •  This tour is depending on weather conditions and with unfavorable winds this tour may be moved to nearby Hvannasund (if weather conditions are not safe, the tour will be cancelled and you will be refunded the full amount)
  • Any change will be communicated to you as early as possible
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5 /5

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Es waren 2-3 sehr amüsante Stunden mit Samson, dem coolsten Captain auf den Färöer Inseln. Die Fahrten durch die Höhlen unter den riesigen Felsen waren das Highlight der Tour. Danach gab es eine Abkühlung als Samson das Boot unter einen kleinen Wasserfall lenkte! Zu guter Letzt kam der Teil mit dem Angeln. Die Chancen, dass ein Fisch anbeißt sind bei 101%! Innerhalb von einer dreiviertel Stunde angelte ich 4-5 Fische! Lasst Euch diese Tour nicht ergehen, wenn Ihr auf den Färöer Inseln seid!

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August 1, 2021

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Product ID: 352211