Árnafjall is the highest mountain on the island of Vágar in the Faroe Islands.[1] The highest point is 722 metres (2,369 ft) above sea level. The name Árnafjall translates to the eagles mountain. The mountain lies on the west side of Vágar close to the village of Gásadalur.

Village of Gásadalur with the mountains Heinanøva and Árnafjall (covered in fog) seen behind

There is also a mountain Árnafjall on the island Mykines where the highest point is 350 metres (1,150 ft) above sea level.


  1. ^ "Árnafjall – mountain - Visit Faroe Islands". Retrieved 2020-04-03.

Coordinates: 62°06′0″N 7°27′0″W / 62.10000°N 7.45000°W / 62.10000; -7.45000