Cosy little old house in TjørnuvíkThe house is very old. Originally the house was half the size it is today, only around 15m2. In 1884 they built it bigger, around 29m2. Nobody knows how old the original house is. People have been living in the small village of Tjørnuvík for thousand years.
Stay close to the legendsDeep in a valley surrounded by high mountains and a beautiful beach lies the village of Tjørnuvík. This small hidden paradise is a must-see spot on the Faroe Islands. Visitors come from all over to immerse themselves in the world of our legends "The Giant and the Witch". The place is also known as "Surfers Bay" attracting surfers to ride the Atlantic waves, enjoying the power of the cold roaring sea. Tjørnuvík is a perfect hideaway with astonishing nature and local life.
Close to ParadiseTjørnuvík is one of the oldest villages in Faroe Islands, and is definitely something worth adding to you bucket list. The Giant and the Witch (Risin og Kellingin) are standing 71 and 68 meters above the sea level, overlooking this beautiful small village, with a population around 65 people. In the summer time you might see many people enjoying the fantastic beach, because it is also a perfect place to see the popular Giant and the Witch.