Information about Mikladalur

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Mikladalur is a village on Kalsoy island. Mikladalur means “the great valley” and is the largest of four villages on the island. There are several beautiful turf houses in the village

The iconic statue Kópakonan stands by the shoreline in Mikladalur. In order to reach Kópakonan directly translated to the Seal Woman, you will walk down a steep hillside on good stairs. There is a great view of the nearby Kunoy island from Mikladalur.

The most popular sight in the village is the turf house with a small turfed shack beside the house. You will find this attraction when you drive down the valley and into the village.

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