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Basalt Cliffs

Frodba, Suduroy, Faroe Islands
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Impressive

Enjoying this great work of nature surrounded by silence and wind is well worth a quick stop here... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2017
Akaah
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Faroe Islands
The work of dwarfs

This is also one of the must see on FO. It looks like they have been building the wall, but it's... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2016
Absalon V
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Milan, Italy
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26 Mar 2017
“Impressive”
10 Nov 2016
“The work of dwarfs”
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Frodba, Suduroy, Faroe Islands
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Reviewed 26 March 2017

Enjoying this great work of nature surrounded by silence and wind is well worth a quick stop here, which looks even better at sunrise. If you enjoy these columns, do take the road "Hovsegg" between the near villages of Hov and Ørðavík to see other,...More

1  Thank Akaah
Reviewed 11 November 2016

This is also one of the must see on FO. It looks like they have been building the wall, but it's all natures hand, I can recommend to visit this, and the island in general, it's just beautiful. Enjoy your trip.

Thank Absalon V
Reviewed 9 August 2016

The small boat trip hugging the coast line of these cliffs, some 600 meters high was a highlight of our trip to the Faroes. Boats leave from the Vestmanna Tourist Center and tickets can be purchased there or online. . The boat goes between some...More

Thank gsrs
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Take a quick stop to look at some unusual basalt column formations worth seeing. Enormous layers of basalt laid down by gigantic volcanoes in the tertiary period some 60 million years ago. I have been told that water had ingress through the upper surfaces of...More

4  Thank springbank
Reviewed 30 September 2015

These are in the middle of the village of Frodba on Suduroy. There's not a lot to do there - it's just a level of Basalt Cliffs - but they are cool to see and worth a quick stop!

Thank Vandrelysten
Reviewed 10 August 2015

These columns are really interesting and we enjoyed them on an evening walk from Trivoyri. We also went on a Geology Tour which I think can be organised from the information centre. We saw some amazing folded basalt columns on the mountain road back from...More

Thank kn0wmad
Reviewed 14 July 2015

While driving through Frodba on the Island of Suduroy, you will pass some basalt cliffs. You can also talk a short walk to view some more basalt pillars down by the water in Frodba but you will have to park the car and walk down...More

Thank AndreeM389
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