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Stykkisholmskirkja

Borgarbraut, Stykkisholmur 340, Iceland
+354 438 1560
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Wonderful and quaint town!

I love this little town/village in Iceland. There is so much to do, from whale watching to walking... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
aquaticsoulphoto2016
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Orange Beach, Alabama
Very unusual and unique church building!

We were curious about this church that we could see from our hotel room so we went inside on our... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Julie F
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North Ogden, Utah
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good43%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“small town” (4 reviews)
“worth a visit” (5 reviews)
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Borgarbraut, Stykkisholmur 340, Iceland
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+354 438 1560
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I love this little town/village in Iceland. There is so much to do, from whale watching to walking around town. There is a nice shop with lots of woven items, made locally.

Thank aquaticsoulphoto2016
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We were curious about this church that we could see from our hotel room so we went inside on our way out of town. I loved the charming lighting and the beautiful painting of the Virgin Mary and baby Jesus. It is definitely worth a...More

Thank Julie F
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Modern day church which lacked any character, Set on the hill overlooking a lovely bay but for me this was the only redeeming feature. Filled in some time waiting for the ferry.

Thank Mark R
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Drive up here and look at the church - it is not usually open - which is very unusual. Then admire the view of the town and the fjord. Well worth a quick stop.

Thank 03Val48
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

This church is a must for visitors-so simple, so serene, so beautiful. It is situated on a high point at Stykkishhelmur and the design is a perfect fit with the geography.

Thank annemarie797
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We had seen this place in a video of the area and it also was the location of a geocache so we found our way here to check it out. This church is beautiful inside and out - the pipe organ inside is very interesting...More

Thank Fondue4two
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We stayed in this small town and our room looked out on this beautiful church. Worth a walk, amazing church for a small town.

Thank Jan B
Reviewed 18 August 2017

I knew about this church from the web and finally had a chance to visit it. The reality is much, much better than anything I saw online! First of all, instead of the usual cross and crucifixion, the central piece is (an Icelandic, modern) Madonna...More

Thank BBLC
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Visited in July of 2017. The church has a very simple yet dramatic interior. The exterior is very interesting and great for photos. We got some great pictures of the town from the cliff behind the church. Easy to get to from the middle of...More

Thank Archited2013
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Nice looking church. Took a few nice pictures. It was close so no chance to go in... It looks better from far ( eg. from the cliff.)

Thank StanleyandPandora
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