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, . Photo: Jostein013, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Localities in the Area

is a fishing village and the administrative centre of Værøy Municipality in county, . Photo: Jostein013, CC BY-SA 2.5.


67.6637° or 67° 39' 49.5" north
12.6934° or 12° 41' 36.1" east
Open Location Code
3 metres (10 feet)
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Also Known As

  • Albanian: Værøy
  • Arabic: Værøy
  • Asturian: Værøy
  • Asturian: Værøy kommune
  • Asturian: conceyu de Værøy (Noruega)
  • Basque: Værøy
  • Bishnupriya: বায়েরায়
  • Catalan: Værøy
  • Cebuano: Værøy
  • Chinese: Værøy
  • Chinese: 韦略
  • Czech: Værøy
  • Danish: Værøy
  • Dutch: Vaeroy
  • Dutch: Værøy
  • Esperanto: Værøy
  • Finnish: Værøy
  • French: Vaeroy
  • French: Væroy
  • French: Værøy
  • German: Vaeroy
  • German: Vaeröy
  • German: Väröy
  • German: Værøy
  • Indonesian: Vaeroey
  • Indonesian: Vaeroy
  • Indonesian: Værøy
  • Italian: Vaeroy
  • Italian: Værøy
  • Javanese: Værøy
  • Latin: Værøy
  • Limburgan: Værøy
  • Low German: Kommun Værøy
  • Malay: Værøy
  • Min Nan Chinese: Værøy
  • Northern Sami: Værøy
  • Norwegian: Værøy
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Værøy
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Værøy kommune
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Værøyværing
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Kommunen Værøy
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Værøy
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Værøy kommune
  • Occitan (post 1500): Værøy
  • Polish: Vaeroey
  • Polish: Vaeroy
  • Polish: Værøy
  • Portuguese: Vaeroy
  • Portuguese: Værøy
  • Romanian: Værøy
  • Russian: Верёй
  • Slovenian: Vaeroy
  • Slovenian: Værøy
  • Spanish: Værøy
  • Swahili: Værøy
  • Swedish: Vaeroy
  • Swedish: Vaeröy
  • Swedish: Varoy
  • Swedish: Väröy
  • Swedish: Værøy
  • Swedish: Værøy kommun
  • Swedish: Værøys kommun
  • Vietnamese: Værøy
  • Waray (Philippines): Værøy

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