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Top Attractions in Faroe Islands

This section is new, and will be filled with all the most worthy things to see inFaroe. Until then enjoy the attractions that are already added, and please give us your thoughts and good tips if you have seen some of the attractions! Use the left sidebar to search through the attractions.

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The cliffs west of the village Vestmanna, which is located on the west side of Streymoy, are very popular and one of the biggest tourist attractions in Faroe Islands. These cliffs are named Vestmannabjørgini, which means the cliffs of Vestmanna.

Location: Streymoy
Type: Sightseeing
Hvannhagi, Suðuroy
A small hiking trip from Tvøroyri, can lead you to Hvannhagi – An beautiful award winning nature area on the easthern side of Suðuroy.

Location: Suðuroy
Type: Nature

The northernmost village of Streymoy, surrounded by big mountains and with a beautiful beach overlooking the giant and the witch (Risin og kellingin)

Location: Streymoy
Type: Village

Skansin, Tórshavn
The old fortress that protected the city of Tórshavn from pirates. It is situated on the northern part of Tórshavn harbor.

Location: Tórshavn
Type: Building

he village Saksun is on the northwestern coast of Streymoy. The village is located at the end of what once was a narrow fjord with high mountains on both sides. Today this beautiful village Saksun is located in this picturesque valley Saksunardalur…

Location: Streymoy
Type: Village
Gásadalur which also goes with the name “The Waterfall Village”, is a place you will have to visit once in your lifetime. Here you can find one of the most famous and beautiful waterfall in Faroe Islands. Many photographers have been traveling to Gásadalur to capture this wonderful sight.

Location: Vágar
Type: Village

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