Urnes Stave Church, Ornes

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  • This is a must visit if you are staying in Solvorn. It is a short (and lovely) ferry from the tiny pier by historic Walaker Hotel. The church stands on the hill overlooking Fjord, an amazing view...  more »
  • Urnes is possibly the oldest and most outstanding representative of the stave churches. The church expresses in wood how structures of Romanesque architecture were designed. By the use of...  more »
  • Oldest stave church in Norway. A historic site in UNESCO list. Good walking ground to explore. Nice little gift shop at the end of the road offers some reading materials and souvenirs about the church. It is historic, more about when it was built and how it was maintained throughout the years. Wonderful piece of Norway history. A must see if you happen to be in the area. The ride to the church is very nice as well with the view of the fiorjd...
  • Such a peaceful and relaxing place at the top of the hill... Reach history and beautiful view over the fjord. Really nice place to visit.
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