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The Church of St Vincent

Hof, Heiligenblut 9844, Austria
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My favorite church

This church is Heiligenblut. It’s beyond beautiful, it’s spiritual. There is a legend about this... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ZuziSt_Louis
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St. Louis
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A good looking old church

Sadly it was closed by the time we arrived but I was more than happy just to admire this beautiful... read more

Reviewed 2 March 2018
Mikes1181
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Bathgate, United Kingdom
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Hof, Heiligenblut 9844, Austria
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This church is Heiligenblut. It’s beyond beautiful, it’s spiritual. There is a legend about this church and worth reading before going. I have to say it’s my favorite place on earth.

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Reviewed 2 March 2018

Sadly it was closed by the time we arrived but I was more than happy just to admire this beautiful church from the outside. Many of the graves were lit by candlelight at night which added to its charm. There are a number of hotels...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Some time when traveling in Europe your brain can go on overload, as there are so many incredible Churches. They are all so amazing and the intricate workmanship stresses your brain as how these could have been built at a time when there were no...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2017

Visited on the return from a drive up to the visitor center at the Pasterze Glacier (see another review). We also looked around the attractive village. If you are into visiting historic churches this on is a must. It's very much a part of the...More

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Reviewed 29 July 2017

This is one of the most beautiful churches we have ever seen. It dominates the town of Heiligenblut with its towering spire, and the inside of the church is equally as impressive. The little cemetery that surrounds the outside of the church is worth taking...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2017

Although we only visited Heiligenblut for one night, we visited the church twice, once in the evening and once the next morning because we loved it so much. Graves are lovingly cared for and kept beautifully adorned with plants and flowers. This is a must...More

1  Thank Kokkelol
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Reviewed 14 January 2017

While we did not visit this church we certainly spent a lot of time admiring it from afar. It is truly the most beautiful church I have ever seen. The designer knew how to worship his creator by designing this church to play off the...More

Thank Shannon K
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Reviewed 12 March 2016

We visited the gothic church in heilingenblut . The church of St.Vincent is believed to be the burial place of Briccus who carried a vial of the blood of Christ to the town , hence Heligenblot (or holy blood. It is so atmospheric inside and...More

1  Thank fredtheredManchester
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Reviewed 26 November 2015

This church is quire renown because of its location at the foot of the highest mountain in Austria. The first thing we saw when we approached it, is the cemetery. Some tombs dated back to the 1250s! Wow! The cemetery was well taken care of...More

2  Thank Robby G C
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Reviewed 25 September 2015

The Church of St. Vincent is in an amazing location in Heiligenblut, with Austrian's highest peak GrossGlockner as its backdrop. The best views of the church are from the road leading up to Heiligenblut centre, as well, there is a cool photo op from the...More

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Response from Zoltan N | Reviewed this property |
In Austria you always see mass times on traffic signs that marks a church, but it can see just on site. Here the church tour information, maybe they can help you: Info- & Booking Centre Heiligenblut am Großglockner Telefon... More
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