Traveling Luck for Saksun Faroe Islands (general), Faroe Islands Faroe Islands flag

Alternatively known as Saksen

The timezone in Saksun is Atlantic/Faeroe
Morning Sunrise at 07:19 and Evening Sunset at 17:04. It's light
Rough GPS position Latitude. 62.2333°, Longitude. -6.8500°

Weather near Saksun Last report from Soervaag / Vagar, 30.8km away

Weather Temperature: 9°C / 48°F
Wind: 13.8km/h South
Cloud: Broken at 1100ft

Satellite map of Saksun and it's surroudings...

Geographic features & Photographs around Saksun in Faroe Islands (general), Faroe Islands

mountain an elevation standing high above the surrounding area with small summit area, steep slopes and local relief of 300m or more.

stream a body of running water moving to a lower level in a channel on land.

cirque a bowl-like hollow partially surrounded by cliffs or steep slopes at the head of a glaciated valley.

pass a break in a mountain range or other high obstruction, used for transportation from one side to the other [See also gap].

Accommodation around Saksun

HOTEL FOROYAR VID OYGGJARVEGIN, Torshavn

Hotel Føroyar Oyggjarvegur 45, Torshavn

Hotel TĂłrshavn Torsgota 4, Torshavn

point a tapering piece of land projecting into a body of water, less prominent than a cape.

valley an elongated depression usually traversed by a stream.

populated place a city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work.

peak a pointed elevation atop a mountain, ridge, or other hypsographic feature.

ridge(s) a long narrow elevation with steep sides, and a more or less continuous crest.

spur(s) a subordinate ridge projecting outward from a hill, mountain or other elevation.

third-order administrative division a subdivision of a second-order administrative division.

rocks conspicuous, isolated rocky masses.

cliff(s) a high, steep to perpendicular slope overlooking a waterbody or lower area.

hill a rounded elevation of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m.

island a tract of land, smaller than a continent, surrounded by water at high water.

cleft(s) a deep narrow slot, notch, or groove in a coastal cliff.

slope(s) a surface with a relatively uniform slope angle.

spring(s) a place where ground water flows naturally out of the ground.

bay a coastal indentation between two capes or headlands, larger than a cove but smaller than a gulf.

pond a small standing waterbody.

lake a large inland body of standing water.

second-order administrative division a subdivision of a first-order administrative division.


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Airports close to Saksun

Vagar(FAE), Vagar, Faroe isl. (30.8km)