Værøy is a small island in the archipelago. The island has a mountainous ridge running through the center and flat farmland below the mountains. It is famous both for its scenery and the abundance of puffins who nest here over the summer.

Notable Places in the Area

is a parish church of the Church of Norway in Værøy Municipality in county, . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.5.

is a heliport located at Tobbisodden on the island of Værøya in Værøy Municipality in county, . is situated 1½ km southeast of Værøy.


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