Information about Funningur
Funningur is according to legends the oldest village in the Faroe Islands. Funningur sits at the foot of Slættaratindur which is the highest mountain in the Faroe Islands.
The village is nestled in a deep valley on Eysturoy island in beautiful surroundings and a curvy road leading to the village. There is a beautiful traditional wooden and turf-roofed church in the village.
When you stand at Hvíthamar, you will have a panoramic view of Funningur and its surroundings. The hike to Hvíthamar will take you less than 15 minutes.