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Hofskirkja Church, Hof

4.7
#4 of 14 in Historic Sites in South Region
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  • Hofskirkja church is one of the only six still standing turf churches in Iceland. If you are in the southern part of Iceland you can make a quick stop here. It’s super easy to locate on the gps. The c...  more »
  • It is a church that has been preserved in time, its structure and its design are simple but impressive. The surrounding graves have been covered with "grass, grass" that give a mystical touch to the place. You can't stop going to take the picture.
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  • Beautiful little church, definitely worth your visit if you're driving on the main road and passing by. The graves around this church are represented by countless little hills, covered with grass and even growing trees. When you see a place like this, graveyards are no longer spooky and death becomes a natural and peaceful phenomenon.
  • A small turf Catholic Church (1 of the 6 of its kind across Iceland) is still functional and is very very close to Diamond beach as well as Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon A historic as well as religious place which can be combined on the way for tourists passing by.. It even has a WC facilities opposite to it.. A quick Photoshop would be no harm
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