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Biking

Sandoy is one of the greatest areas to bike in the Faroe Islands. You can choose a route that is suitable for your level and you always know when traffic is coming (9 times a day, connected with the ferry). The Faroese love to bike in Sandoy, and the Rynkeby bike team members often practice for the race by biking in Sandoy.

Bike-trip with rentabike.fo

Bike to the beautiful island of Sandoy. You will bike with a local guide from Tórshavn past the district of Norðasta Horn and Velbastaður to Gomlurætt. From Gamlarætt you will take the ferry to Skopun on the island of Sandoy.

In Sandoy you will bike to the charming village of Húsavík. On this tour you will have a lunch break with sandwiches and coffee in the village of Sandur. After a rich lunch, you will continue along breathtaking cliffs to the village of Húsavik for exploring the 14th century settlement. You will return to Skopun by bike and depart by the ferry to Gamlarætt at 16:35. From there you bike back to Tórshavn.

Price 1.225kr. incl. rental af a new FELT VR6 road bike, pedals (regular, SPD-SL or MBT), lights, helmet, bicycle computer, waterbottles, energy bar, lunch, tickets to the ferry and guide.

Average speed is approx. 15-20 km/h out of straight road. The hills you will ride up and down at your own pace. There will be gathering on top and bottom.

Distance: 60 km

You can see the meeting point in Tórshavn on Google Street View.

Booking

You can book this particular trip by contacting rentabike@rentabike.fo

If you have any questions, please contact us on info@visitsandoy.fo or +298 222 078.