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Vallarpadam Church

Near Vallarpadam Island, Kochi (Cochin), India
+91 484 236 3952
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No good soul can leave kochi without visiting this divinity

Being one of the most sacred place to malayalees and othor people, it is a must visit place. The... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
tjt2121
via mobile
Nice chuch

This was the largest christian church that we saw here. It is a nice site within the city. There... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Glenn C
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Coquitlam, Canada
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Near Vallarpadam Island, Kochi (Cochin), India
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+91 484 236 3952
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Being one of the most sacred place to malayalees and othor people, it is a must visit place. The way to church through bolgatty itself gives a nice view. The rosary path is a highlight of this church. But the most interesting thing about the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the largest christian church that we saw here. It is a nice site within the city. There are so many churches and temples here, that you don't need to spend much time at any of them.

Thank Glenn C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Situated just aside of national highway towards Vallarpadam container terminal road. Even a bird's eye view of this church makes your heart fulfilled. This church is typical architectural example of keralites. The beauty of this church is captivating as well as epic. When u enter...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A few years ago, one had to use a ferry service to reach the island. With the construction of the new bridge, the church can be accessed easily by road though the ferry service is still an option.

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Reviewed 14 June 2018

I have been to this church once andfelt blessed to have been able to go there This is a Basilica and is a pilgrimage centre for people of all Cast and creed. There is no way you can review a place of worship. If one...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

The church is situated near the vallarpadam container terminal, thier is so many people come here to pray , and to get blessed. its a really nice place I enjoyed a lot .

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Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

We reached Kochi on Sunday as our last leg of the Kerala tour and decided to visit the Vallarpadam Church as being one of the oldest church in India, when we reached around 12:30 PM, the mass was in progress and it was fully packed...More

Thank amitkan200
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Reviewed 24 May 2018

This ancient Catholic Cathedral is of a unique and amazing architecture. A very popuar tourists spot and people from all walks of live visit to get blessings.. This Church went thrugh a face life some years ago. It is beautiful and all people who visit...More

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Reviewed 18 April 2018

Saw it from outside, it looks very charming. Spotless white exterior makes it even more charming in evening lights.

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Reviewed 17 April 2018

The picture of Mary and Infant Jesus, installed at the top of the main altar of the Vallarpadam Church, was brought by Portuguese merchants under the leadership of Vasco Da Gama in 1524. In 1676 the old Church, which was known as the Church of...More

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