This small villages in the outskirts of the capital Tórshavn sits next to the entrance to the Eysturoyartunnilin tunnel. When you get to the other side of the tunnel, you can enter eighter the village Strendur or Runavík. A roundabout under the Skálafjørður fjord enables you to get to both sides of the fjord through the underwater tunnel.
Hvítanes translates to the white headland. You wil understand the vallage's name on a stormy day when white surf covers the entire seaside.