Waterfalls tumble, mist settles on ragged clifftops and grass-roof houses dot vast vistas – the Faroe Islands is a natural paradise.

Now it is also the setting for arguably the world’s most picturesque romantic wellness experience – have your very own hot tub and old oak barrel-shaped sauna delivered to any stunning spot on the islands for the ultimate couple’s spa. Priced from DKK2,750 / £332 per day, rental includes wood fuel and gas.

A transport fee of DKK1,000 / £121 is charged if more than 12 miles from Tórshavn. Stay at Hotel Tórshavn from DKK1,290 / £151 per night (two sharing). Flights (Copenhagen to Vágar) from £165 pp return with Atlantic Airways.


Read Travel Begins at 40’s Essential Guide to Faroe Islands Holidays, or Mark Bibby Jackson’s Faroe Islands Travel: Sound of Silence.


For more information, visit AITO* member Visit Faroe Islands www.visitfaroeislands.com. (AITO is The Specialist Travel Association: more than 120 specialist travel companies providing an unrivalled collection of holiday ideas that cover every corner of the world. Consumers booking with AITO can be assured of high-quality holidays and excellent personal service. Visit www.aito.com for further information).

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