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Tourist Information Centre

Niels Finsens gota 17, Torshavn, Streymoy 100, Faroe Islands
+298 302425
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My wife and I were looking for a restaurant and we had a delight woman that was extremely helpful... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Richard F
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Greenville, South Carolina
Really bad!

When I got there it was a huge line. Bad location and it was an art museum(?) The map I got for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Aurora I
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Niels Finsens gota 17, Torshavn, Streymoy 100, Faroe Islands
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I were looking for a restaurant and we had a delight woman that was extremely helpful. We also asked about other attractions and she was very helpful with that too.

Thank Richard F
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When I got there it was a huge line. Bad location and it was an art museum(?) The map I got for Tórshavn was very bad and little. They had not enough maps and it was hard to help myself. You should google instead!

Thank Aurora I
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited twice, and on both occasions were listened to attentively and provided with appropriate advice following our questions. Free maps and booklets of local attractions. Excellent. Friendly and interested staff. Even when two cruise ships were in, so that the TIC was crowded, the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited the TIC twice, and both times the staff were interested, listened carefully to what we asked, and provided excellent suggestions. On the second occasion two large cruise ships had docked, so the TIC was crowded with people looking for something to do for...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2018

A somewhat standard Information Centre for the passing tourist off a cruise ship but at least they provided a useful map of the area and allowed us to find the main shopping complex and some churches

Thank R N
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Reviewed 26 June 2018

GREAT service, unlike many people in Farroe Islands, the staff here are super. Friendly and full of ideas. A nice place to get assistance from.

Thank Wendy W
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Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

We got good advices at the information centre. The staff is competent. What is negative with some of the attraction in the Faroes, is the capacity. I really wanted to go to Mykines, but the ferry was full. So we could not go there, any...More

Thank Morten J
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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

The tourist information centre is at the free bus terminal and it has a little souvenir shop.They are all very helpful to where or what you want to do.

Thank michaelhT8010MC
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Reviewed 31 October 2017

Crossing 7 seas and coming to a place with only 50000 people on a bunch of 18 islands is something you might be able to do alone but without anyone’s help, roaming in these untouched islands isn’t that easy. That’s when these people come in....More

Thank BoyVsGlobe
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

We have visited the tourist information in Torshavn a few times with different requests and queries. Always found good advice and large smile.

Thank rafaely
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14 August 2017|
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Response from Michael D | Reviewed this property |
you could email the reykyavik tourist information centre, they will know someone who would do a personal tour. i found them very helpful. but be aware that everything in Iceland is very expensive ! i was shocked at the price... More
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