Information about Mikladalur

Kalsoy house

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.

Kópakonan

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. 

Mikladalur

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Attractions nearby Mikladalur

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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Kalsoy

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Trøllanes

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Kallur Lighthouse

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Kunoy

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Húsar

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Gjógv

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Elduvík

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Hvíthamar

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Syðradalur (K)

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Ambadalur

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Cape Enniberg

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Funningur

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Road above Funningur

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Viðareiði

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Borðoy

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Klakkur

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Slættaratindur

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Hvannasund

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Eysturoy

Eysturoy is the second largest island in the Faroe Islands and hold many popular sights among them: Gjógv, Funningur and Eiði. The island i...

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