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Faroe Islands

Short mountain road with a total length of 12,4km, between Eiði and Funningur, in Faroe Islands, going near the Slættaratindur, the highest mountain in the islands, at an elevation of 880 m (2,887 ft) above the sea level.

 

Some tunnels on Faroe Islands are a harrowing one lane tunnel on a two way road. Drivers have to be constantly alert and hope that anyone coming through the tunnel on the other side got the message to yield.

 

The old road to Sumba is an amazing journey over the mountains on the island of Suðuroy in the Faroe Islands. Don't forget your camera with lots of film/memory and fully charged batteries! The road is very curvy, but a beautiful drive if you don't get seasick.

 

Route 70 is a very scenic and stunning drive that takes you across the dramatic coastline of the Faroe Islands.

 

Route 34 is an amazing journey in the heart of the island of Suðuroy in the Faroe Islands. The road links Sandvík, the northernmost village of the island and Trongisvágur, a village on the east coast of the island-

 

Route 45 is a very scenic and stunning drive that takes you across the dramatic west-side coastline of the island of Vágar in the Faroe Islands.

 

Route 14 is a very scenic drive on the east coast of the island of Suduroy in the Faroe Islands.

 

Located in the Sunda municipality, on the Faroese island of Streymoy, Route 594 is a very scenic and stunning drive that takes you across the dramatic coastline.

 

Skarvanesvegur, also known as Route 37, is a very scenic drive located on Sandoy, in the Faroe Islands, leading to Skarvanes, a small town.




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>Highest tunnels in the world. After years of work in rarefied air and frigid temperatures at more than 4,000m, these tunnels are engineering marvels sure to impress anyone.

 

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