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Address: Visakhapatnam, India

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Very old church

Very old church, quite small in size. Great view of the port from here. Nice drive up the hill on zig-zag roads too. Nice to visit in the evening.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 15, 2016
Preetha11
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Hyderabad, India
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Hyderabad, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016

Very old church, quite small in size. Great view of the port from here. Nice drive up the hill on zig-zag roads too. Nice to visit in the evening.

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Visakhapatnam, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2016

pleasnat place to see and visit ....holy place ...nature beauty with dvinity can be enjoyed here... must wacth place in vizag

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Canberra, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015

I find the the Indian version of Christianity intriguing for the similarities and differences to Western Christianity which I grew up with and Hinduism which is entirely foreign. This church is well-maintained and includes some plaques in English which describe a little bit of the history of its use. At the end we walked down the hill and met the... More 

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Rajahmundry, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015

I am an athiest but I like visiting these kind of place for the peace they give. This is situated on a hill and the path to it is very attractive. The church is too good to see.

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Thank sitegorge
Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

This is the third time i am visiting this church specially Vishakapatnam with my family for thanks giving for the abundant blessing we received through the miracles of Our Lady of Sacred Heart. It is a powerful shrine i believe. We go to Vizag merely to visit the shrine. The church which is located atop the hill and surrounded by... More 

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Thank Albert J
Patna, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

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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Thank drtike
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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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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