Standing alone at the end of a village road, Saksun Church looks out over the sea. The design of this site may surprise at first, since it combines religious and nautical elements and symbols. Naturally, this reflects the main trade of the locals--fishing. After your visit to the church, take time to roam around the village, enjoying the view of the sea and mountains. Plan to visit Saksun Church and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Vestmanna attractions using our Vestmanna trip planner.
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Saksun Church Reviews
I had the luck (apparently) to have visited this place before the summer holidays in 2019, so there were no entrance fee or signs yet. We started noticing locals to fence of or asking for entrance... more »
This is a magical place, that has a very remote feel to it. truly beautiful, even in the light rain. The only downside, is that it has become increasingly famous, so the owner of the land has set up..... more »
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