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Address: East of Ambalapuzha, Alappuzha 688007, India
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Holy place with peace and tranquility.

Being the birth place of saint, it was a worthy place to visit. The church is built around the saint's actual lived house. With low roofs one can explore the saint's house with... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
Nishanth P
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great place to experience calm and serenity. The surroundings have been well preserved as well and is a good place to visit to get peace of mind

Thank kevinjohn1991
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

Being the birth place of saint, it was a worthy place to visit. The church is built around the saint's actual lived house. With low roofs one can explore the saint's house with ducking around. It was not known to us as we were visiting the place for the first time but our boat driver took us there and was... More 

Thank Nishanth P
Kochi, Kerala, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Chavara Bhavan is the birth place of St.Kuriakose Elias Chavara, situated at Kainakary, backwaters of Kerala. The contribution of the saint towards revolution in education in the state of Kerala is remarkable and helped very much in the socio,economic and religious sector

Muscat, Oman
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

I went there with my family and relatives, such a good church, can feel the love of the blessed Chavara father there every where.

Thank Thomasantony
Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

It is the birth place of Saint Chavara. The place is very rustic and they have retained original birth house of Saint Chavara. Quite interesting

Thank Deep_Indore
Saudi Arabia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Its really amazing and great.i could visit church and its a holy experience for me.peacefull atmosphere for prayer

Thank anacitacathy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

A thought provoking historical rewind !! Simplicity takes one to REAL heights. Maintained classically.The thatched House is simply Beautiful.

1 Thank SAPMannacherry
Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Nothing much to see in this place. It is nearer to the alappuzha beach.You can click some photos here and then njoy sandy beach of Alappuzha..

1 Thank Kamal0301
Thrissur, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

Nothing disturbs you. But only a kind of peace of mind while going through the historical monuments.

2 Thank santhfranz
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2013

This was a pit stop for us mid way along the backwater tour. They had lovely restrooms which were welcome and the church was pretty. Most of all, it gave us an opportunity to see a lot of kids returning home from school which was fun.

2 Thank JMOldLyme

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