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Address: Akrabergsvegur, Suduroy, Faroe Islands

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Very easy to reach, following the road at the very end of the village of Sumba, that allows you to park just meters away from the cliffs and the lighthouse, that can be explored... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very easy to reach, following the road at the very end of the village of Sumba, that allows you to park just meters away from the cliffs and the lighthouse, that can be explored in safety as long as one stays away from the edges. Make sure to use the provided small wooden platforms to get over and past the... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles 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 come to this place. Without your own vehicles, it will be quite impossible to get... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles 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 felt a little in the way, but the views where worth the inquisitive looks we... More 

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Vagur, Faroe Islands
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5 of 5 bubbles 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 still working there, but now he has also other lighthouses around the islands to see... More 

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