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Lonely church surrounded by an impressive landscape

Iceland is not short of beautiful country churches located in a scenic landscape. But this lonely... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Globetrotter045
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Haacht, Belgium
Beautiful church

This small church is worth a quick stop when driving around the Snaefellsnes peninsula. There is a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
AndyB5542
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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3 weeks ago
“Beautiful church ”
11 Jan 2018
“Great and interesting historical church to visit”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Rif, Iceland
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Iceland is not short of beautiful country churches located in a scenic landscape. But this lonely church near Rif in the west of the Snaefellsness Peninsula is a stunner. A small road leads to the church on a hilltop with the snowcapped mountains behind it....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This small church is worth a quick stop when driving around the Snaefellsnes peninsula. There is a parking spot at the bottom on the hill, and also at the top. It is very picturesque.

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Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

The church was built in 1903, is a single building in a vast field, provides great views and scenic photos. The church is interesting as inside is a a painted picture of Christopher Columbus visiting Iceland in the 1470s - where he got some of...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Another church that sits alone and makes for a nice photo image with some background around it. Unfortunately for me it was a rainy day with plenty of low clouds. The best angle seems to be at the beginning of the one lane road leading...More

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Reviewed 16 June 2017

This church is just off the highway near the village of Rif. You can see it up on the hilltop. The road leading to it creates a great foreground for photos, especially when it is lined with fields of lupine as it was when we...More

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