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Reyniskirkja Church, Vik

4.2
#1 of 13 in Historic Sites in South Region
Religious Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Reyniskirkja Church features traditional wooden architecture and stands on the top of a hill, overlooking the village of Vik and its black basalt beaches. During the winter, the snowy mountainous vistas make for pretty pit-stop photo opportunities. Considering this parish is isolated, pre-planning is essential, as you'll only be able to enter and/or attend services on specific days. Get in touch with a local tour operator for more info. Arrange to visit Reyniskirkja Church and other attractions in Vik using our Vik journey website.
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  • The picturesque Vikurkirkja, that striking little white church with a bright red roof which sits atop a hill above Vík í Mýrdal, is certainly worth a visit. On one side it’s framed by the...  more »
  • Very picturesque! The gorgeous green cliffs behind makes a great photo. Reminder that this is a working church and it has graves, so be careful. Lots of space around to park-up for free.  more »
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  • Nice picturesque church with cemetery. Plenty of parking space. On the way to Black beach.
  • What a gorgeous place to stop. Unexpected. The silence there is really suggestive, watching this small church and graveyard with the gigantic mountains behind. Really loved it .

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