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Fanefjord Church

Fanefjord Kirkevej 51, Askeby 4792, Denmark
+45 55 81 74 43
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Do not miss

If you are in the area do not miss this wonderful spot. One of the most beautiful medieval... read more

Reviewed March 29, 2017
springbank
,
Greve, Denmark
via mobile
Beautiful!

This church is some half an hour walk from the bus stop and a 10 minutes walk from Groensalen. The... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2016
Aime_voyager87
,
Ottawa
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29 Mar 2017
“Do not miss”
9 Jul 2016
“Beautiful!”
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Fanefjord Kirkevej 51, Askeby 4792, Denmark
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+45 55 81 74 43
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Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

If you are in the area do not miss this wonderful spot. One of the most beautiful medieval churches in Denmark, I think. Situated majestically on the top of a small hill, this church's red-tiled roof and whitewashed walls can be seen from considerable distances,...More

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Reviewed July 9, 2016

This church is some half an hour walk from the bus stop and a 10 minutes walk from Groensalen. The church is in the middle of a churchyard (very well groomed) and has wonderful frescos. Sheets in Danish, English and German explain the different scenes....More

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Reviewed December 9, 2014 via mobile

I live nearby and may be prejudiced. But this is indeed one of the nicest churches I have seen. Excellent location with a view towards the fjord (and the remains of ancient fortifications) to one side, and "Grønsalen" - one of Denmark's largest megalithic burial...More

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Reviewed September 3, 2014

The frescos are painted mostly in earth colors (yellow, orange and red colors) on white background. The earliest frescos, were painted around 1350. Earlier the frescos were covered by plaster for many generations.

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Reviewed November 13, 2013

Beautiful setting with water view. Frescoes by the Elmelunde Master. Charming atmosphere. The frescoes portray bible scenes for the illiterate common people of that time.

1  Thank cordyroy
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