Åre Old Church is a Romanesque church building situated in Åre, a parish within the Diocese of Härnösand and a locality in Åre Municipality, Jämtland County, Sweden. The church was erected in the late 12th century at the Saint Olaf Pilgrim's Route, which nowadays goes from Selånger Old Church ruins at Sundsvall over the Scandinavian Mountains to Trondheim, Norway.Medieval church buildingÅre Old Church was built in the late 12th century entirely in stone, with inspiration from contemporary Norwegian church buildings, since Jämtland then was a part of Norway. It is situated at the Saint Olaf Pilgrim's Route (S:t Olofleden), and nowadays is the seventeenth stop on the route that goes from Selånger Old Church ruins at Sundsvall, situated at the Gulf of Bothnia, and crosses the Scandinavian Mountains via Stiklestad to the Nidaros Cathedral in Trondheim, Norway — and remains the only stone church in the Scandinavian Mountains from the Middle Ages. Other remaining medieval churches in the Scandinavian Mountains are stave churches situated in Norway.With our international travel planner, Are attractions like Are Gamla Kyrka can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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Fin altartavla, fin predikstol, målat tak och en del annat fick vi se när vi gick in i denna lilla kyrka. Ta dig tid för ett besök, det kan REKOMMENDERAS. more »Nice altarpiece, nice pulpit, painted ceiling and some other things we saw when we walked into this little church. Take some time for a visit, it can be RECOMMENDED.
Un intérieur bien décoré avec de belles statues notamment celle de Saint Olav. se situe juste à l'orée de la ville. more »A well-decorated interior with beautiful statues including that of Saint Olav. is right on the edge of town.
Wonderful old stone church and bell tower
Gorgeous old church! Use the key hanging outside to open the locked wooden door.
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