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The Basilica of the Sacred Heart of Jesus

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Mahatma Gandhi Road | Sacred Heart Square, Pondicherry 605001, India
+91 413 222 8916
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The magnificent architectural beauty makes u leave awestruck ---its a place must visit for all tourists coming to Pondicherry

Thank samikkundu1974
Reviewed 5 days ago

I visited the church in the evening. This is in the heart of the city. Beautiful architecture and very similar to what you see in Europe.

Thank Harishlr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The decor if this church is a bit over the top both inside and out. Worth a visit though as part of a tour.

Thank j_pbyford
Reviewed 1 week ago

This towering church near the train station and botanical gardens is impressive in size and interior with paintings.

Thank happysheepChina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the most beautiful church and must visit place in Pondicherry. I visited twice, it is also included in Pondy Cycle Tour. You can see some colorful birds also.

Thank Sherlock_1110
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited this church as part of our group tour through Southern India. A wonderful old church full of character and style.

Thank lovetoootravel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unless you have some emotional connection with this place, it looked like any other church. Architecture was good, must be from french times. Well maintained and very clean.

Thank URP70
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A church from the French period, it retains old charm with some lovely stained glass windows. One of the recommended places to visit in Pondicherry

Thank Sraba
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Important church in Pondicherry u must visit blessed place good architecture good place for prayer good

Thank pandiankkk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This one is a must visit to all as it welcomes one and all to be part of it. Very ancient church and it is quite a thing to read about it

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Response from AjeetAgre | Reviewed this property |
As per my knowledge here are the timings. But pls do reconfirm! Mass timings: Monday to Thursday: 6 in the morning and 6 in the evening Friday and Saturday: at 6 in the morning and 5:30 in the evening Sunday: 5:30 to 7:30... More
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Response from nemonath | Reviewed this property |
no Dress code as Per my knowledge