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

The timezone in Galvur is Atlantic/Faeroe
Morning Sunrise at 03:13 and Evening Sunset at 21:34. It's light
Rough GPS position Latitude. 62.2333°, Longitude. -6.6667°

Weather near Galvur Last report from Soervaag / Vagar, 39.1km away

Weather Temperature: 8°C / 46°F
Wind: 4.6km/h South
Cloud: Broken at 2600ft

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

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

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

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

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

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

Accommodation around Galvur

HOTEL FOROYAR VID OYGGJARVEGIN, Torshavn

Hotel Føroyar Oyggjarvegur 45, Torshavn

Hotel Streym Yviri vith Strond 19, Torshavn

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

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

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

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

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

inlet a narrow waterway extending into the land, or connecting a bay or lagoon with a larger body of water.

upland an extensive interior region of high land with low to moderate surface relief.

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

rock a conspicuous, isolated rocky mass.

fjord a long, narrow, steep-walled, deep-water arm of the sea at high latitudes, usually along mountainous coasts.

valley an elongated depression usually traversed by a stream.

strait a relatively narrow waterway, usually narrower and less extensive than a sound, connecting two larger bodies of water.

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

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

marine channel that part of a body of water deep enough for navigation through an area otherwise not suitable.

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

headland a high projection of land extending into a large body of water beyond the line of the coast.


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Airports close to Galvur

Vagar(FAE), Vagar, Faroe isl. (39.1km)