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Address: Visakhapatnam, India

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Well maintained pristine white abode of God

The church atop Ross Hill is extremely well maintained, not only the church itself but also the entire premises. The little store has very few items to sell but the view from the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 28, 2015
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Patna, India
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Patna, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

The church atop Ross Hill is extremely well maintained, not only the church itself but also the entire premises. The little store has very few items to sell but the view from the church of the surrounding port is simply unimaginable. The statues depicting scenes from the life of Jesus are also attractive.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

church on top of hill gives you a chill pill. very pleasant all the time. simple excellente. check it for a reason and let the reason be awesomeness

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Los Angeles
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Atop a big hill, I was more involved with the views of the canal and shipyard and coal production than with the outdoor and indoor church. Sweet, and recommended.

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Visakhapatnam, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

This place has a lovely view of the city and the harbour. A must visit if you're looking for a secluded getaway.

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Bhopal, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

this is a nice peaceful place and go with time in hand, to relax! the view outside is brilliant, the city on one side, port on another! light a candle and just relax in peace and tranquility of the place.

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Raipur
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

A good place to visit. The Church is located on the hill, having port at the back side. The experience is superb, where you can be with the God, & with the beauty of nature too.

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New Delhi, Delhi, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

the view of port is what will draw you to this place. its over 150 years old but feels very Gorden Goa and even Madras has better churches go for the view if history is your forte then this is a disappointment

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Kolkata, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

It being Christmas time, the cute little church on Ross hill was decked up, with a crib erected and festoons fluttering. This was the only church we have ever seen anywhere in the world where Jesus and Mary could be found wearing marigold garlands. Effects of cross-cutting cultures?

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Kolkata
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013

Nothing to be mentioned specially of this church. Like many churches ,it is also a cool, calm, mind refreshing place, specially who belives in God.

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vizag
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2013

Ross Hill was once a single cliff which had a Hindu Temple, a Muslim Dargah and a Catholic Church. It was built in 1864 by Brits. One can spend some quality time here, the torquise sea one side , huge white church, its panoromic. The only thing is to get to this point you need to come through the port... More 

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Address: Address: Visakhapatnam, India
Location: Asia  >  India  >  Andhra Pradesh  >  Visakhapatnam

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