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St. Andrew's Basilica Arthunkal

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Arthunkal, Alappuzha 688 530, India
+91 478 257 2374
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A Very Famous Pilgrim Centre

I am going there with my family minimum once in a year. There is lots of enjoyments, also can go... read more

Reviewed 27 January 2014
Kerala, India
Catholic Shrine

This is St.Sebastian's Shrine at Arthinkal, & is a very famous pilgrim centre, talked about across... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2014
New Delhi, India
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Arthunkal, Alappuzha 688 530, India
+91 478 257 2374
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Reviewed 27 January 2014

I am going there with my family minimum once in a year. There is lots of enjoyments, also can go and enjoy the beach near the church.

1  Thank Thomasantony
Reviewed 22 January 2014

This is St.Sebastian's Shrine at Arthinkal, & is a very famous pilgrim centre, talked about across the country. Located at Alleppey, it boasts of sceneic surroundings & water body.

1  Thank sids2610
Reviewed 18 January 2014

St.Sebastian Shrine at Arthinkal is a very famous pilgrim centre at Alleppey. Thousands and Thousands of devotees are coming to this church. The main attraction is the Shrine of St.Sebastian who is a martyor for christianity. The miracles and blessings obtained from the shrine is...More

Reviewed 15 January 2014

We had been this place on A misty night of January(13th -Monday) for a short visit. Huge number of devotees were present there.A calm sea is nearby to the church. Day time visit will be more fruitful.

1  Thank sajinskollara
Reviewed 11 October 2013

We had been to the shrine on an ordinary day. But was told that St. Sebastian's feast day the whole of sea shore is not enough to hold the crowd, and you have to walk 2 - 3 Km to reach the shrine. No vehicle...More

Thank santhfranz
Reviewed 22 August 2013

St. Andrew's Basilica, is an ancient Allepey church that we were really looking forward to visiting. On reaching this basilica, its very impressive stone exterior amazed us, while it resembled so closely a Gothic cathedral, that made my parents remember Gloria Church of South Mumbai....More

Thank vems67
Reviewed 21 August 2013

this is old church .i met father of this church.but maintenance is wondering.kerala is gods own country.i felt that its real.

Thank raja p
Reviewed 24 May 2013

Arthunkal St.Andrews Basalica church facing Arthunkal Beach.This church is very old and historical place. Very clean and quiet.Very old archival work here. All januvar 1st week celebrating St. Sebastian's festival.

1  Thank Mararibeachvillas
Reviewed 21 May 2013

An ancient church. Worth visiting. It is near to a beach. Visiting the beach is also worth. You can also shop for fish in the morning

Thank aajk007
Reviewed 30 December 2012

The church is situated in Arthunkal and over 20 Km from Alappuzha towards Kochi. The church is a major chritstian pilgrimage centre and is worth a visit even if you are not religious. The Altar is really beautiful and there is also a large open...More

3  Thank Kuttappi
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