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Nice motive from further away, up on the hill with great views

Nice motive from further away, the small red roofed church in the middle of nowhere, up on the hill... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Berlin, Berlin, Germany
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This neat little red and white church is well worth a camera stop. From the main road, there‘s a... read more

Reviewed August 29, 2018
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Rif, Iceland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice motive from further away, the small red roofed church in the middle of nowhere, up on the hill with great views all around. Nice little stopover. (Couldn't get in though)

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

This church was a most unexpected find that I saw simply driving in the main road. This is the oldest, concrete church in the world and sits alone on a hilltop, visible from all around. I could see if from a distance and figured out...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

This neat little red and white church is well worth a camera stop. From the main road, there‘s a great view of it silhouetted against the mountains behind, close to the church there is a little graveyard which makes a good foreground, and from the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank TonySwiss
Reviewed July 17, 2018

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

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Globetrotter045
Reviewed July 1, 2018 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.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank AndyB5542
Reviewed January 11, 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

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed September 6, 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

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank richmn1
Reviewed June 15, 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

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Lonelobster
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