Vágur meaning Bay is a town on the island of , part of the It is situated on the east coast of the on the fjord, and was founded in the fourteenth century.
Photo: Kallerna, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Notable Places in the Area

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is a mountain in , . is situated 4 km northwest of Vágur. Photo: Erik, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is situated 4 km south of Vágur. Photo: EileenSanda, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a church in the settlement of in the . is situated 3½ km east of Vágur. Photo: Erik Christensen, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is the southernmost of the . The island covers 163.7 square kilometres. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

is an area in Vágur, , located on the west coast of west of the village Vágur, from which it takes its name.

is a village on the Faroese island of located in the municipality of Vágur. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.


61.4747° or 61° 28' 29" north
-6.8072° or 6° 48' 25.9" west
United Nations Location Code
144 metres (472 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 29023826
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Belarusian: Вагур
  • Belarusian: Воавур
  • Catalan: Vágur
  • Chinese: 瓦古爾
  • Czech: Vágur
  • Danish: Vagur
  • Danish: Vágs kommuna
  • Danish: Vágur
  • Danish: Våg
  • Dutch: Vagur
  • Dutch: Vágur
  • English: Vagur
  • Faroese: Vágur
  • Finnish: Vágur
  • French: Vagur
  • French: Vágur
  • German: Vagur
  • German: Vágur
  • Greek: Βάγκουρ
  • Hebrew: ווגור
  • Hungarian: Vágur
  • Icelandic: Vágur
  • Italian: Vágur
  • Kalaallisut: Vágur
  • Lithuanian: Vaguras
  • Manx: Vagur
  • Manx: Vágur
  • Norwegian: Vágur
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Vágur
  • Occitan (post 1500): Vágur
  • Ossetian: Воавур
  • Polish: Vagur
  • Polish: Vágur
  • Portuguese: Vágur
  • Romanian: Vagur
  • Romanian: Vágur
  • Russian: Вагур
  • Russian: Воавур
  • Spanish: Vagur
  • Spanish: Vágur
  • Swedish: Vágur
  • Veps: Vagur
  • Welsh: Vágur, Faroe Islands
  • Vaag

Other Places Named Vágur

  • Suðuroy, Faroe Islands
  • Northern Islands, Faroe Islands
  • Inlet, Northern Islands, Faroe Islands

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