Nesseby church

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Nesseby Church

Top choice in The Far North

Along one of the prettiest stretches of the E75 (a designated National Scenic Route; see, the lovely white church of Nesseby sits far out on the shoreline against the dramatic backdrop of distant mountains. The church itself was built in 1858 and was one of the few in Finnmark to survive the ravages of WWII. The church is signposted off the main road, 0.8km along a quiet road. Alongside the church is the small Nesseby Nature Reserve, beloved by birders.

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