The Faroe Islands are an archipelago of 18 inhabited islands and a few uninhabited islands in the north Atlantic Ocean between Iceland and the Shetland Islands, covering 1,400 sq. kms. The land is rugged and rocky with cliffs along most of the coasts. The climate is mild with cool winters and cool summers.

It is usually overcast, foggy and windy.

Pre-travel Preparation Will Help Protect Your Health While You Are Away

Pre-travel preparation will help keep you safe and healthy while you are away. Please consult the Travel Doctor-TMVC before you travel overseas. We will provide specific recommendations tailored to your itinerary. Our doctors will assess and advise you on your risks, and recommend appropriate vaccination and medication to minimise your risk of becoming seriously unwell on your trip.

Common Medical Conditions

It is recommended to carry a traveller’s medical kit for the self-treatment of common traveller’s ailments such as respiratory or gastric infections.

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