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Akrar Destination Guide

Explore Akrar in Faroe Islands.

Akrar in the region of Suðuroy with it's 13 inhabitants is located in Faroe Islands - some 38 mi (or 62 km) South of Tórshavn, the country's capital city.

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Time in Akrar is now 04:52 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Atlantic / Faroe" with an UTC offset of 0 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Tvoroyri, Trongisvagur, Tórshavn, Sjovartoftir, Sandur or Elgin. Since you are here already, consider visiting Vikarbyrgi, Vagur, Sumba, Porkeri, Oravik and Akrar. We saw some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.




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Suðureftir í summar

00:21 min ( June 28, 2012 by Dokumentar. fo)
Views: 546 - Rating: 5/5

Suðureftir í summar. Sjónvarpslýsing fyri www.visitsuduroy.fo

Vágsbygd mín heimbygd Robert Mc'Birni...

04:42 min ( February 14, 2011 by Eileen Sandá)
Views: 11,497 - Rating: 5/5

Www.visitsuduroy.fo - This short film is made by my own photos from my hometown Vágur, which is a small village with around 1350 people on the island Suðuroy in the Faroe Islands. The song is a song...


Sigurskvæði til VKR - Vágs Kappróðr...

02:54 min ( September 10, 2011 by Eileen Sandá)
Views: 2,608 - Rating: 4.63636/5

Vágs Kappróðrarfelag (VKR) is the Rowing Club of Vágur, Faroe Islands. This film is made over the song "Sigurskvæði til VKR" also called "Kvøða til Vágs Kappróðrarfelag" or "Smyrla sangurin...

Powershot sx10 test

02:40 min ( November 24, 2009 by Bjarni Thomsen)
Views: 918 - Rating: 3/5

Test shooting Canon Powershot SX10 IS. I think it is a great camera, tough low light focusing could be better, but it is possible to manualy focus :)


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Interesting facts about this location

Vágur, Faroe Islands

Vágur, Faroe Islands bgcolor=#F9F9F9 | Postal code | FO 900 |- | mayor | Dennis Holm |- bgcolor=#F9F9F9 | Homepage | Official homepage |- bgcolor=#F9F9F9 | Coordinates | 61°33′21″N 6°48′12″W |} Vágur meaning Bay is a town on the island of Suðuroy, part of the Faroe Islands. It is situated on the east coast of the island on the Vágsfjørður fjord, and was founded in the fourteenth century. Expansion has meant that the nearby town of Nes is now a suburb of Vágur.

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Located at 61.46, -6.76 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Populated coastal places in the Faroe Islands, Populated places in the Faroe Islands, Ports and harbours of the Faroe Islands, Suðuroy

Sumba, Faroe Islands

Sumba is the southernmost place of the Faroe Islands on the island of Suðuroy. It is located in the Sumbiar municipality. The municipality has 353 inhabitants (2012). 239 of these people are living in Sumba. The other villages in the Municipality of Sumba are: Lopra (88 inns. ), Akrar (26 inns. ), Víkarbyrgi (0 inns.). Sumba is known for several things, e.g. its beauty, for the high bird cliff Beinisvørð and the skills of the local people regarding Faroese chain dance.

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Located at 61.46, -6.76 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Populated coastal places in the Faroe Islands, Populated places in the Faroe Islands, Suðuroy

Hov, Faroe Islands

Population:\t133 Postal code (Zip):\tFO 960 Location:\t\t{{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:61|30|30|N|6|45|29|W| | |name= }} Municipality:\tHovs Hov is a village located on Suduroy's east coast, in the Faroe Islands; it is frequently mentioned in the country's history. Salmon sea farming has been practiced in Hov since the 1980s. North of Hov along the old road to Øravík are interesting basalt columns that march along the hills.

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Located at 61.46, -6.76 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in the Faroe Islands, Suðuroy

Nónfjall

Nónfjall is a 367 metre high mountain on the island Vágar in the Faroe Islands, the mountain is located south of the village of Sørvágur, near Vágar Airport and east of the mountain Høgafjall. The name Nónfjall translates to 'Noon mountain'. However, the Faroese use the word noon differently from the current English usage. In the Faroese language noon refers to 15:00 in the 24-hour clock or 3pm in the 12-hour clock, whereas in the English language noon usually now refers to 12:00 or 12pm.

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Located at 61.46, -6.76 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Mountains of the Faroe Islands

Øravík

Øravík is a village on the east coast of the island of Suðuroy in the Faroe Islands. The village is located in the center of the island on a crossroad where the road to Fámjin goes towards west over the mountains to the west coast. One part of the village is located in the bay of Øravík, the other part is 3 km further north near the ferry port Krambatangi. The northern part of Øravík and the southern part of Trongisvágur have grown together.

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Located at 61.46, -6.76 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Populated coastal places in the Faroe Islands, Populated places in the Faroe Islands, Suðuroy