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Akraberg Lighthouse

Akrabergsvegur, Suduroy, Faroe Islands
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Spectacular scenery

Akraberg is the southern tip of Suðuroy, 5 km south from the village Sumba. The landscape and the... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2017
springbank
,
Greve, Denmark
via mobile
Spectacular landscapes at the end of Suduroy

The scenery here is spectacular and the lighthouse compliments the landscape which overlooks the... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2015
Sambawalk2025
,
Asia
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Akrabergsvegur, Suduroy, Faroe Islands
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Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Akraberg is the southern tip of Suðuroy, 5 km south from the village Sumba. The landscape and the view is fantastic with horizon to three corner of the World (south, east and west). Only the endless North Atlantic Ocean as far as you can see....More

7  Thank springbank
Reviewed 31 July 2015

The scenery here is spectacular and the lighthouse compliments the landscape which overlooks the beautiful ocean. From the car park area, you can reach the lighthouse either between the fences or along the edge of the fence along the cliffs. I got a ride to...More

Thank Sambawalk2025
Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

Akraberg lighthouse is on the southernmost point of the Faroe Islands, only a short 2km from Sumba. We came here during a busy period where most of the village men had come to herd the sheep in from the cliffs for shearing. As such, we...More

Thank Matt H
Reviewed 16 December 2009

Akraberg is located near Sumba on the southernmost tip of Suduroy (Suðuroy), which is the southernmost of the Faroe Islands. There is a lighthouse there, which was built in 1909. It is still in function, although now it works by automatic. A lighthouse keeper is...More

5  Thank EileenSanda
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