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This beautiful old church once had as a priest the man who wrote "Silent Night". The wonderful... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2018
Lebanon, Connecticut
Silent night song written about this church

Beautiful church right in downtown Ramsau. Beautiful inside and out. The cemeteries outside and up... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2018
Nancy K
Wayland, Michigan
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Reviewed 29 October 2018

This beautiful old church once had as a priest the man who wrote "Silent Night". The wonderful small church is supposed to be the most photographed in Bavaria - from the outside. The inside is a testiment to the piety of the small congregaation. The...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

Beautiful church right in downtown Ramsau. Beautiful inside and out. The cemeteries outside and up on the hillside are amazing. Worth a stop! Take your picture across the street over the bridge and down by the river.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nancy K
Reviewed 29 March 2018

This is reputed to be the most photographed church in Germany and it's easy to see why. Do take the standard picture, but explore around and take pictures from other angles. And the church itself, as well as its beautifully maintained graveyard, is well worth...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank Alwrites
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

It's not the church! The mountains behind the building along with the fresh water Creek running down the valley makes this a must see while traveling the Romantic Road.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank 8BitTech2
Reviewed 25 August 2017

St. Sebastian is an old Catholic Church located in the Ramsau, Germany not very far Berchtesgaden. This is a beautiful church which still conducts mass on Sundays. Whether you are catholic, protestant, Jewish, or even a non believer you should stop by and visit. The...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank stempler99
Reviewed 20 July 2017

I liked the church very much, but enjoyed the cemetery even more. This is a beautiful spot to stop for a moment and take in the building and the art.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank hfulghum
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Have this picture hanging in my guest room and have always said someday we would go there. This year we had the opportunity and spent 4 fabulous days in Ramsau where this picture was taken. The scenery of the church, brook and mountains is breath...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank 868funinthesun
Reviewed 30 March 2017

My husband and I visited Ramsau during our visit to Germany in June. We came across St. Sebastian's Church and it was in the most idyllic setting beside a babbling brook with mountains and a clear blue sky in the background. I couldn't stop taking...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank CMac1029
Reviewed 9 October 2016

The first time I was here was years ago when I was in the Army. In 1952, I hiked from Berchtesgaden to Ramsau (10 miles total) in cold clear weather. Snow and icicles lined the road. Running out of film, I took one photo of...More

Date of experience: November 2015
5  Thank Tommy M
Reviewed 27 September 2016

a must go scenic spot at ramsau, definitely a stop in the picturesiqe national park. go in the morning for the postcard view, also in the evening for the dusk sight- what a sight to behold

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Alfred P
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