Information about Kunoy

KunoyKunoy 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 villages on the island: Kunoy and Haraldssund.

You can drive all the way from Tórshavn to this island driving through tunnels, a bridge, an undersea tunnel and finally crossing an embankment to reach Haraldssund on the island Kunoy. From Haraldssund there is a tunnel that leads to the village Kunoy. The name of the highest peak is Kúvingafjall (830 m). Kunoy translates directly to Woman island.

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Húsar

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Syðradalur (K)

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Kalsoy

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Borðoy

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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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Kópakonan

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

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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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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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Klaksvík

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Leirvík

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Viðoy

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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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Viðareiði

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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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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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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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Eysturoy

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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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Hvíthamar

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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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