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I came here looking for information about the hike, but I didn't find much so I decided to submit... read more

Reviewed July 1, 2018
Tromso, Norway
Very fantastic place

We hiked out to the church on an unusually warm day and reached the church just before lunch. A... read more

Reviewed May 30, 2018
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6 km airline dist. NE of Siida, the Sami museum and Northern Lapland Nature Centre Lat 68.95 Lon 27.11
| Lat 68.95 Lon 27.11, Inari 99800, Finland
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Reviewed July 1, 2018

I came here looking for information about the hike, but I didn't find much so I decided to submit my own experience. This is a lovely little walk in nice easy terrain, and the entire trip took exactly 2 hours and 50 minutes (including a...More

Thank lindakri
Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

We hiked out to the church on an unusually warm day and reached the church just before lunch. A fantastic place in the middle of the wilderness. Well worth a visit.

Thank JezT41
Reviewed January 10, 2018

Situated about 8 km NNE from Inari village we reached the church after a nice adventurous trip by snowmobile through snowy forest and over icy lakes. Although a simple construction it is still impressive. If - like us - you visit the church in winter,...More

Thank jeroentb
Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

it's a really lovely walk to the church (4.5km one way). turn left at the crossroad, this is a little confusing, but just follow the red sticks.

2  Thank rh8400
Reviewed September 25, 2017 via mobile

Fantastic little church and a great walk to get there. Really nice place for a picnic with covered fire pit if it's a cold day. You can shorten the walk from Siida by taking your car to a car park which is a little nearr....More

1  Thank Murd007
Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

Prepare for a long walk through woodlands with a scattering of lakes with crystal clear water. You can drink the water, it's that pure. Halfway you'll find a picnic area with compost toilet facilities. The route to the Wilderness Church is well sigh posted, and...More

1  Thank Jane G
Reviewed June 26, 2017

A 250 year old church , still in use, but only for special events. Very austere, but interesting because of it's age. I believe it is accessible only by sled , snowmobile, or on foot.

Thank K D H
Reviewed March 3, 2017

What a beautiful justice church. The simplicity really spoke to the beauty of the surroundings. I can well imagine a perfect winter wedding.

Thank Nicole D
Reviewed February 21, 2017

We arrived on our snow mobiles and one or two of us floundered happily in the deep snow as soon as we disembarked..Our guide told us a lot about the Church. It seemed a holy place, surrounded by the quiet forests............

Thank E9834NLrichardg
Reviewed January 10, 2017

Again, visited on a snowmobile safari. Very peaceful and simple. Used for hundreds of years and then abandoned before being used again when the town was destroyed in the Second World War. Take a torch.

Thank tigertim666
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