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Gjaar Church, Gjogv

Dating from 1919, Gjaar Church has served as a center of worship for this small community. The building is quite simple, with a white facade, oval windows, and a bright green roof. Explore the modest but pleasant interior, and afterwards snap some photos outside. Behind the church lies the town's cemetery, overlooking the sea. Work out when and for how long to visit Gjaar Church and other Eysturoy attractions using our handy Eysturoy road trip planning site .
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  • I visited here on a day tour. The church was closed, so I couldn't go inside, but the atmosphere was very nice, like a white church standing in the wilderness.
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  • As you can see , this is one of the nicest church with a perfect view of water and mountain . It looks nice and outside the church ,it’s where the cemetery are. So u gotta be respectful when taking ph...  more »
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