Information about Kópakonan

Seal Woman

A famous statue located in Mikladalur on the small island of Kalsoy. Kópakonan (the Seal Woman) is one of the best-known folk tales being told on the Faroe Islands.

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Attractions nearby Kópakonan

Mikladalur

Mikladalur is the largest village on Kalsoy island. Mikladalur means "the great valley" and is the largest of four villages on the isla...

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Kalsoy

You will find the island Kalsoy in the northern part of the Faroe Islands. The island stretches over 18 km and there are 4 villages nesled in beautifu...

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Trøllanes

Trøllanes is the northernmost village on the island of Kalsoy. Trøllanes is the village from where you will hike to Kallurin. ...

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Kallur Lighthouse

Kallurin is the northermost point on Kalsoy island. Here you will see the famous lighthouse and a breathtaking view. Kallur Lighthouse is a popular at...

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Kunoy

Kunoy is one of the Northern Islands. The island is long and narrow. Due to its steep mountains with kilometres of rock face, there are only two villa...

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Húsar

Húsar is a small village on the island kalsoy, which is one of the Northern Islands. In order to get to the text village after Húsar, yo...

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Gjógv

Gjógv is the northernmost village on the island of Eysturoy  The village bears its name from the beautiful 200 metre long gor...

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Elduvík

Travellers visiting Elduvík will see how a traditional village in the Faroe Island is laid out. The houses stand as if they had been dropped fr...

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Hvíthamar

This attraction above the village Funningur is one of the most popular short hiking trails in the Faroe Islands. You will have a great view of the F...

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Syðradalur (K)

Syðradalur is the southernmost village on the Northern island of Kalsoy. A beautiful small village. ...

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Cape Enniberg

Cape Enniberg is a 754 metre vertical sea cliff making it the world's tallest vertical sea cliff. Enniberg is situated on the island Viðoy. E...

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Ambadalur

The valley of Ambadalur is located a hours hike from the village of Gjógv. In Ambadalur you will have a great view over Búgvin the lar...

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Funningur

Funningur is according to legends the oldest village in the Faroe Islands. Funningur sits at the foot of Slættaratindur which is the highest m...

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Viðareiði

Viðareiði is in the Northern region and the northernmost village in the Faroe Islands. Visiting Viðareiði on Viðoy island is ...

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Road above Funningur

This iconic zigzagging road to the village Funningur has got much attention among travellers. You will get a great view of the sight from the road lea...

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Borðoy

Borðoy is the main island in the Northern Islands. You will find Klaksvík on this island. Klaksvík is the second largest town i the ...

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Hvannasund

This village on the western side of the island Viðoy is a traditional fishing settlement. This is the last village before getting to the village V...

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Klakkur

The viewpoint from Klakkur is among the most beautiful in the Faroe Islands. Klakkur lies only a short hike from second largest town Klaksv&iacut...

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Slættaratindur

Slættaratindur (880 m) is the highest mountain in the Faroe Islands. The hike from the parking at Eiðisskarð to the summit takes 2 hou...

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Viðoy

This is the most northernly island in the Faroe Islands. The island is home to the much visited village Viðareiði where you will also experien...

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