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611 111 Shrine Basilica Vailankanni | Nagapattinam District, Velankanni, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very divine place you feel a positive energy. Church is good and holy place of prayer. The surroundings are exploited by goons, I mean the shops and restauarants, hope the government will take some actions

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very peaceful and one of my favourite plce to visit any time..My All time favourite there is something very different about this place n I really loved n admire alot

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very peaceful place ,no another review for this place ,must visit my humble request ,I am going every year with my family.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank LijoVJose
Reviewed 21 November 2018

Lovely church. Very nice interior, you can go to the back of the church for your prayaer intention. You can sit and pray silently, very peaceful and calm atmosphere though it is crowded. Vellankani Matha is very powerful and all your problems will be solved...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

It’s a beautiful church building in Honour of Mother Mary Building by Portuguese and reconstructed and over the year, has become a tourist attraction for people and devotees all over the world...

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Unique building. Looks a bit like an Indian temple from the exterior. But it’s a church. Interesting ramps leading up to the church hall at the 2nd storey. Nice interior.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 20 September 2018

Velankanni matha is very power full god, all religion people use to visit this temple. very near to beach.

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Dinesh A
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Church is believed to be built progressively based on multiple miracles over a course of time and is visited by folks of different beliefs too. Architecture is just awesome and the story behind the church will give you goosebumps.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Me & my friend went to velankanni we enjoyed a lot the only thing is there is no time for more time in all the place we spend only half day .but next time when we will come spean more time in each places

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Arockia I
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

The way of asking is a art when I ask from mother Mary. The changing point in my life I like the church well and the surrounding with the vellankanni names also the very nice meals and coffee. Also I lost my mobile phone in...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Onasius F
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29 November 2018|
Response from 581krishnamurthys | Reviewed this property |
May take a Uber or Ola cab to the nearest "Guindy Bus Terminal". Universal Travels at this terminal operates Direct Red Bus Service(AC) to "Veilankannni Church". Remaining data can be collected from Google on typing... More
21 August 2018|
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Response from SachuChachu | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There are many such services from trichy airport. Taxi can be booked through reputed taxi services such as fasttrack, uber etc or counter available at the airport itself.
20 December 2017|
Response from Hilarian_Felix | Reviewed this property |
taxi counter is not inside the Airport it is outside the airport, just as you walk out of the main entrance of the airport you will see prepaid taxi counter and cab operators counter.