Nærøy community in the parish of Aurland consists of the small villages: Dyrdal, Styvi, Tufte, Bakka and the inhabitants in the Nærøy valley/Gudvangen. The church is situated at Bakka, a small village by the Nærøyfjord. Car road from Gudvangen 6 km - you can see the church from the boats coming and going.
The church was build in year 1859 and has about 200 seats. It's a white wooden church. There are about 10 church-services a year.
The church is open during the summer.