Helicopter flight over the Faroe Islands - Mykines in the background

 

 

Island of Mykines

Westernmost island of the Faroese archipelago with 20 inhabitants and hundreds of thousands of seabirds. There may be just a couple of sunny days a year, and it is the most rewarding experience if you hit the island on one of them.

Photography by Frantisek Staud


Landscape of the Mykines island, Faroe Islands
Landscape of the Mykines island, Faroe Islands
Landscape of Mykines island, Faroe Islands

Landscape

Lighthouse standing high on the cliffs of the Mykines island, Faroe Islands
Lighthouse standing high on the cliffs of Mykines island, Faroe Islands
Lighthouse standing high on the cliffs of Mykines island, Faroe Islands

Lighthouse

Colonies of Puffins on the Mykines island, Faroe Islands
Colonies of Puffins on the Mykines island, Faroe Islands
Puffin hiding in the grass of Mykines island, Faroe Islands

Puffin colonies on Mykineshólmur

Young women pushing her pram on the streets of Mykines village, Faroe Islands
Mykines village, Faroe Islands
White wooden church in the Mykines village, Faroe Islands

Mykines village, Faroe Islands
Typical houses in the Mykines village, Faroe Islands
Turfed roofs covering houses in the Mykines village, Faroe Islands

Red colored house in the Mykines village, Faroe Islands
Serviceman on the heliport of Mykines Island, Faroe Islands
Mykines village, Faroe Islands

Mykines village

Bird colonies on Mykines cliffs, Faroe Islands
Sheer cliffs on the Mykines island, Faroe Islands
Sheer cliffs on the Mykines island, Faroe Islands

Cliffs of Mykines


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