Velbastašur lies to the South on Streymoys west coast.
It has a beautiful view towards the islands Hestur and Koltur.
There is a treatment centre for alcoholics in Velbastašur. It is called Heilbrigdid and was founded in 1986.
Velbastašur is an old village. It was deserted for some time after 1349 when The Black Death raged it.