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Visit to Coober Pedy as part of The Ghan train journey

Carved out of the rock to protect worshippers from the extreme Summer heat, this is a beautiful and... read more

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BrianC3899
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One of the most unique attractions you’ll see anywhere in the world. Amazing craftsmanship on... read more

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St Elijah Dr, Coober Pedy, South Australia 5723, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

Carved out of the rock to protect worshippers from the extreme Summer heat, this is a beautiful and peaceful place of worship. Well worth the visit.

Thank BrianC3899
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

One of the most unique attractions you’ll see anywhere in the world. Amazing craftsmanship on display. A definite bucket list item for any Aussie traveller

Thank JohnG3121
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sandstone sculpted into a place of worship. A work of art! The arched ceiling were impressive. I would like to have heard organ music in that place.

Thank Peter G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful to see and just amazing workmanship in creating this church! Absolutely beautiful and a must see

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely beautiful! Mind blowing the amount of detail and precision to create this overground church.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Large dugout church. Incredible to look at and see such a huge building underground. Highly recommend

Thank ValSmi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was quite a lot more than you first see. Sadly it is no longer usd for services. Beautiful carved figures and the lighting made it a pleasant place to visit.

Thank Brungford
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Unexpected church in rock. Very good acoustics, would love to hear singing of a group. Beautifully carved in the rocks with special attention to Elijah.

Thank Servaise
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love old architecture and the feel the energy was overwelling . You do have to wear a head scslf and woman a skirt if you don’t have it they give it to you

Thank sallyh0lland
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We visited this underground church as part of Noble Tours in Coober Pedy, it was quite beautiful and was a great example of how they carve out underground buildings. Worth a visit!

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