Top 10 Most Beautiful Churches In The World

Here is a collection of the most beautiful churches around the world. Have you traveled to any of them?

Saint Basil’s Cathedral, Moscow, Russia – known as the Cathedral of the Intercession, the monument was built between 1555 and 1561 to commemorate the victories of Ivan the Terrible.
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La Sagrada Familia, Barcelona, Spain – the Gothic-Art Nouveau structure attracts thousands of tourists to Barcelona every year.
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St. Barthlomew’s Church, Bavaria, Germany – the Baroque-style, red onion-domed church was modeled on the Salzburg Cathedral and features stucco work by the Salzburg artist Joseph Schmidt.
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Notre Dame du Haut, Ronchamp, France – one of the finest examples of modern religious architecture.
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Cathedral of Brasilia, Brazil – Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyer, known for his distinct, “curvy” style, designed this church resembling two outstretched hands reaching toward heaven.
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Borgund Stave Church, Borgund, Lærdal, Norway – was constructed in the 1100s and one of the best preserved and most distinctive of Norway’s “stave” churches, the Borgund Stave Church.
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Las Lajas Cathedral, Ipiales, Colombia – sits inside the canyon of the Guaitara River in all its Gothic glory.
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St. Peter’s Basilica, Vatican City – Michelangelo’s greatest achievement, the church’s awe-inspiring dome is one of the jewels of Rome’s skyline.
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St. Patrick’s Cathedral, New York City – the Neo-Gothic-style St. Patrick’s Cathedral is the seat of the archbishop of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York.
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Church of Hallgrimur, Reykjavik, Iceland – Its landmark tower, said to have been designed to resemble Iceland’s volcanic lava flows and glacial landscapes, is the tallest building in Reykjavik and is visible from any point in the city.
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