Be Inspired

Europe is a diverse and inspiring continent, full of fascinating details, places, people and events. Our religious heritage is not only a window into this past, but also provides enjoyment and inspiration for its architecture, its beauty and its splendour. These lists show some of the ways that Europe's religious heritage can be enjoyed today.

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An alpine landscape, with a village and church to the left side of the photo

7 Places of Worship for Nature Lovers and Hikers in Europe

Throughout time, European beautiful landscape and the spirituality of its inhabitants inspired the creation of places of worship hidden in rocky cliffs, lush vegetation and solitary islands. These heritage sites offer a sense of peace and wonder to any guest, regardless of their beliefs or religious affiliation. We have selected 7 must-visit sanctuaries which combine the force of nature with spirituality. Do you know any other must-visit place of worship in your region?