St George’s Orthodox Church in Värska

St George’s Church in Värska is a neo-Historical Orthodox church with a crossing cupola; the building displays a beautiful contrast between stones and brick cornices. The images of the iconostasis date from the time when the church was built.
Interesting to know: • The famous Seto folk singer Anne Vabarna and the captain of the steamship Aurora Ivan Fjodorov have been buried in the churchyard.


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  • taqqie taqqie


    Beautiful church with a long history. Some famous indigenous people are burried here and it breaths history when you walk around. Impressive cemetery too!

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Allika tänav 2, Värska alevik, Värska vald, Põlva maakond


  • Signposted
  • Sealed access road
  • By excursion bus
  • By public transport
  • By car


57°57'32''N 27°37'49''E | Download GPX file