Haldarsvík
in Sunda of Streymoyar Sýsla, Faroe Islands

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
62.276 and -7.093 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 62° 16' 31" and W -7° 5' 35"
Currency and Currency Code:
Krone - DKK
Spoken languages:
Faroese, Danish
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 03:02 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Atlantic/Faroe
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:21 am and 6:48 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-46.583 and 169.417 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Tautuku
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Discover Haldarsvík

Haldarsvík in Sunda (Streymoyar Sýsla) with it's 175 citizens is a town in Faroe Islands about 21 mi (or 34 km) north-west of Torshavn, the country's capital city.

Current time in Haldarsvík is now 03:02 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Atlantic / Faroe with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 1 airports near Haldarsvík. The closest airport in Faroe Islands is Vagar Airport in a distance of 16 mi (or 25 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Eidi, Midvagur, Fuglafjordur, Eystur and Torshavn. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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Myndatúr á Eiði 0202-2013

Published: February 07, 2013
Length: 16:36 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Høgni Wang Sigurðsson

Babba, Eva, Freiða og eg vóru ein myndatúr á Eiði.


Faroe Islands view from Slættaratindur highest mountain

Published: August 08, 2009
Length: 36:44 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: FaroeVids

Faroe Islands view from Slættaratindur highest mountain at 882m http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sl%C3%A6ttaratindur.


Kayak Surfing : Faroe Islands

Published: February 02, 2014
Length: 50:56 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Rasmus Zachhau

Watch " HD "


GoProHero3 Black Edition: Driving Is Awesome!

Published: June 15, 2013
Length: 13:21 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: jehe1996GamingSite

Driving my Aprilia RS 50 ( 2004 ) With a GoProHero3 on my helmet! ---- Remember to LIKE and SUBSCRIPE! Thank you. Also remember to subscripe to Danish Kings!


EURO 48 - Slaettaratindur, Faroe Islands

Published: June 01, 2014
Length: 26:55 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mark McAllister

The Faroe Islands was a last minute addition to our EURO 48 plans. We stopped over on our way to Iceland and spent a fantastic few days climbing and exploring this stunning country.


Vestmanna Kirkja 150510 (006)

Published: May 29, 2010
Length: 57:34 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: kaj klein

Vestmanna Kirkja 150510 Kaj Klein: Guitar vocals Henrik Jespersen Electronic Wind Instrument Camera: Elin Jos Smith.


Vestmanna Sun Timelapse

Published: April 23, 2014
Length: 26:28 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Andrias Joensen

Timelapse shot on April 21'st 2014. Interval between shots was 20 seconds, each still was shot at ISO100 f/22, 1144 frames altogether. Unfortunately dust seems to have been present on the...


Vestmanna Kirkja 150510 (005)

Published: May 29, 2010
Length: 00:11 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: kaj klein

Vestmanna Kirkja 150510 (005) Kaj Klein: Guitar vocals Henrik Jespersen Electronic Wind Instrument Camera: Elin Jos Smith.


4 Sec of Vestmanna

Published: September 12, 2008
Length: 24:51 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Varaxfire

time laps.


Nýggjár 2014

Published: December 31, 2014
Length: 53:28 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Gulakur Zachariasen

Kyndlagonga og bál á Byrgisvegi í Vestmanna 2014.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Funningur

Funningur is a town on the Faroe Islands. It is located on the north-west coast of Eysturoy . It was the only village in the municipality called Funnings kommuna, which on 1 January 2009 became part of Runavíkar kommuna. To the west of the village rises the highest mountain in the Faroe Islands: Slættaratindur (882m). Tradition says that the first viking who settled on the Faroe Islands settled in Funningur.

Located at 62.2881, -6.96722 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Faroe Islands

Hósvík

Hósvík is a village in the Faroe Islands. It has 281 inhabitants and is located on a bay on Streymoy's east-coast. Population: \t281 Postal code (Zip): \tFO 420 Location: \t\t{{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:62|9|17|N|6|56|25|W| | |name= }} Municipality:\tSunda Kommuna The ferry to Selatrað on Eysturoy island used to go from Hósvík, but was superseded by a bridge between the islands. Hósvík was at one point called Thórsvík or Thors Bay, but was renamed to Hósvík.

Located at 62.1547, -6.94028 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Faroe Islands

Slættanes

Slættanes is a town on the Island of Vágar in the Faroes, which is now abandoned. Slættanes, like the also abandoned village of Víkar, on the northern coast of the island. It was founded in 1835 by a man named Hendrik Thomasen and belonged to the municipality of Sandavágur in the south. During its best years (1945 to 1950) around 130 people lived in the village, but the average population was around 70. There were 12 houses in Slættanes.

Located at 62.15, -7.23333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Former populated places in the Faroe Islands, Populated places in the Faroe Islands, Vágar, Populated places established in 1835

Saksun

Saksun is a village near the north-west coast of the Faroese island of Streymoy. Population: 34 Postal code (Zip): FO 436 Location: {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:62|14|56|N|7|10|33|W| | |name= }} Municipality: Saksunar Saksun lies in the bottom of what used to be an inlet of the sea, surrounded by high mountains. The inlet formed a good deep natural harbour, until a storm blocked the inlet with sand.

Located at 62.2489, -7.17583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Faroe Islands

Risin og Kellingin

Risin og Kellingin (Risin and Kellingin) are two sea stacks just off the northern coast of the island of Eysturoy in the Faroe Islands close to the town of Eiði. The name Risin og Kellingin means The Giant and the Witch (or Hag) and relates to an old legend about their origins. The Giant (Risin) is the 71m stack further from the coast, and the witch (Kellingin) is the 68m pointed stack nearer land, standing with her legs apart.

Located at 62.3167, -7.1 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Landforms of the Faroe Islands, Stacks (geology), Anthropomorphic geographic features

Funningur Church

Funninger Church, in the village of Funningur, is one of the 10 old wooden churches in the Faroe Islands. It was inaugurated on 30 November 1847 and is for that reason the newest of the old traditional wooden churches. Porkeri Church was also inaugurated in 1847 but a few months beforehand. Funningur Church is the only wooden church and the oldest church in the Eiði parish. Until 1929, when the Gjógv Church was inaugurated, it was the parish church for both the villages of Funningur and Gjógv.

Located at 62.2868, -6.9665 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
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Churches in the Faroe Islands, Religious buildings completed in 1847

Gráfelli

Gráfelli is the second highest mountain of the Faroe Islands located on the island of Eysturoy. It has an elevation of 856 metres. Slættaratindur just south-east of the mountain is 26 metres higher at 882 metres, the highest point of the Faroes.

Located at 62.3, -7 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
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Mountains of the Faroe Islands

Norðskáli

Norðskáli is a settlement in the Faroe Islands on the island of Eysturoy at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:62|12|47|N|6|59|59|W| | |name= }}, a few kilometres north of Oyri. Its name means north dwelling and its population is 249. A 226-metre bridge crosses Sundini from the island of Streymoy between Norðskáli and Oyri. Since the bridge was opened in 1976, a settlement named Oyrarbakki has grown up near the bridge, with a large school, shops and a post office.

Located at 62.2131, -6.99972 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Faroe Islands

LORAN-C transmitter Ejde

LORAN-C transmitter Ejde is the Master station of the Ejde LORAN-C Chain (GRI 9007). It uses a transmission power of 400 kW. Ejde LORAN-C transmitter, situated near Eiði at . Ejde LORAN-C transmitter uses as antenna a 190.5 metre (625 ft) tall mast radiator. In 1962 the mast of LORAN-C transmitter Ejde collapsed as a result of a slipping guy.

Located at 62.3, -7.07389 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
LORAN-C transmitters, Buildings and structures in the Faroe Islands

Válur

Válur is a village on the Faroese island of Streymoy located in the municipality of Kvívíkar. Its population is 55. Its postal code is FO 3585.

Located at 62.1562, -7.16639 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
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Populated places in the Faroe Islands

Langasandur

Langasandur is a village located at 62°14′14″N, 7°3′13″W on the Faroese island of Streymoy in the municipality of Sunda. The 2012 population was 43. Its postal code is FO 438. There was a whaling station just south of the village of Langasandur, in a place called Gjánoyri. It was built in 1894 by Norwegians and was the first whaling station in the Faroe Islands. It closed down in 1925.

Located at 62.2372, -7.05361 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Faroe Islands

Leynar

Leynar is a village in the Faroe Islands, a self-governing overseas administrative division of Denmark. The village is on the western coast of the island of Streymoy in the municipality of Kvívíkar. The 2005 population was 120. Its postal code is FO 335. Leynar is the birthplace of Faroese actor Sverri Egholm (1930–2001).

Located at 62.1167, -7.03333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
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Populated places in the Faroe Islands

Streymnes

Streymnes is a village on the eastern coast of the Faroese island of Streymoy in the municipality of Sunda. The 2005 population was 201. Its postal code is FO 435. It is near the site of a former Norwegian whaling station active from 1893-1927. Streymnes is the northern half of a twin-village situated on both sides of the valley. The villages are divided by the river Stórá. The southern half which is approximately the same size is called Hvalvík.

Located at 62.2, -7.01667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
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Populated places in the Faroe Islands

Ljósá

Ljósá is a village on the west coast of the Faroese island of Eysturoy in the Eiðis municipality. The 2005 population was 33. Its postal code is FO 466. It was founded in 1840. {{#invoke: Gallery | gallery}}

Located at 62.2667, -7.05 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
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Populated places in the Faroe Islands

Tjørnuvík

Tjørnuvík is the northernmost village on the Faroese island of Streymoy in the Sunda Kommuna municipality. The 2002 population was 64. Its postal code is FO 445. Its current church was built in 1937.

Located at 62.29, -7.14722 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
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Populated places in the Faroe Islands

Oyrarbakki

Oyrarbakki is a village on the west coast of the Faroese island of Eysturoy in the Sunda municipality, between Norðskáli and Oyri. In 2005 the population was 97. Its postal code is FO 400. The nearby 226-metre Oyrarbakki bridge across to the island of Streymoy opened in 1976. Oyrarbakki now has a large school, shops and a modern post office building.

Located at 62.2, -6.98333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
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Municipalities of the Faroe Islands

Oyri

Oyri is a village on the central west coast of the Faroese island Eysturoy in the Sunda municipality. The 2005 population was 142. Its postal code is FO 450. The village is south of the Eysturoy-to-Streymoy bridge, and is home to a large fish processing plant. The name Oyri is usually translated as a sandspit.

Located at 62.18, -6.97 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
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Municipalities of the Faroe Islands

Stykkið

Stykkið is a village on the west coast of the Faroese island Streymoy in the Kvívíkar municipality. The 2005 population was 42. Its postal code is FO 330. Stykkið was founded in 1845.

Located at 62.1167, -7.03333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
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Populated places in the Faroe Islands

Oyrareingir

Oyrareingir is a village on the Faroese island Streymoy in the Tórshavnar municipality. It is situated at the very head of the Kollafjørður-fjord, on either side of the mouth of the Dalá river. The 2005 population was 44. Its postal code is FO 415. This hamlet is so tiny and its few houses so dispersed among the 'outskirts' of the neighbouring villages of Signabøur and Kollafjørður that few maps mention it. Even the Faroe Islands' best online atlas doesn't. The Faroe Islands' main road (No.

Located at 62.1053, -6.96139 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
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Populated places in the Faroe Islands

Nesvík

Nesvík is a village on the east coast of the Faroese island of Streymoy, located in the Sunda municipality. Its postal code is FO 437. In 2005 its population was 1. Nesvík is home to a religious camp of the conservative Inner Mission of the national church, and a conference center called Leguhusið í Nesvík. Its name is derived from the Faroese words for cape and bay.

Located at 62.2167, -7.01667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
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Populated places in the Faroe Islands

Við Áir

Við Áir is a coastal place on the east coast of Streymoy in the Faroe Islands, near the village Hvalvík. Við Áir means "by the rivers" (á means "river" or "flood"; áir is the plural form).

Located at 62.173, -6.974 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
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Former populated places in the Faroe Islands, Whaling in Denmark

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Haldórsvík, Haldorsvig, Haldersvig, Haldarsvík