Cleft Of Gjogv, Gjogv

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#2 of 15 in Parks in Faroe Islands
Cleft Of Gjogv represents perhaps the most famous feature of the small village. Here, seawater penetrates the natural rift between two huge stones. If you take a walk to the shore, you'll see wooden stairs that go down to the water in the cleft. This is a small, quiet cove where you can take some time to watch the waves and enjoy the sea breeze. Add Cleft Of Gjogv and other attractions to your Gjogv trip itinerary using our Gjogv trip planner.
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  • An absolutely amazing beautiful place out in the middle of nowhere on the Faroe Islands. The winding mountain path reveals that this is a place that not too many people visit. Absolutely magnificent nature!
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  • The landscape route Gjóviin was huge and there you should go to for all that distance. A small Gjóvin village offered us the wonderful scenery of the Gorge of ylpuolelta. You should definitely go take a look!
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  • My memories? Peace and quite and not a soul in sight, except for us tourists. I loved the turf covered houses. Very ecological before the term was coined. Local population is about 600. It's quite a d...  more »
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