The Faroe Islands Aquarium, Torshavn

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#8 of 13 in Parks in Faroe Islands
Discover the underwater biodiversity of the archipelago at The Faroe Islands Aquarium. The complex consists of several tanks with a wide variety of fish, as well as other sea creatures like crabs, ray fish, and sea urchins. Kids will appreciate the open aquariums, where they can touch the water and the fish. Snap some memorable photos in front of the tanks. See The Faroe Islands Aquarium and all Streymoy has to offer by arranging your trip with our Streymoy trip site .
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  • this privately run facility is located on the outskirts of the central business district. If you walk there you'll ask yourself why did I bother. There are a few tanks with generally uninteresting sea...  more »
  • interesting and informative, lots to see and fun to just sit and watch the local aquatic wildlife - would be good for children  more »
  • The Aquarium has two rooms and one can see the whole place in less than 15 minutes. It's fun for kids but also for adults if you do not have such great expectations. It is best with this attraction is the area which offers magnificent views of the sea. The entrance is 40 DKK for adults, and I think they take a small fee for children. Information on Faroese and sometimes in Danish and English (fisherman's name).
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Where to stay in Streymoy

Although small villages usually have some available rooms with commendable service, the island's capital--Torshavn--offers the most options, ranging from 4-star hotels to guesthouses and lodges. Most hotels are situated in the city center near the harbor, but you can also find comfortable rooms on the town's western outskirts. Some parts of the island offer good camping sites, decent alternatives for adventurous outdoorsy types.
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