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it is a Basilica of st. Thomas, it contains the tomb of st. Thomas this is one of the three... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
MahipalB16
St. Thomas Church

This church has great historical value. It is the tomb of St. Thomas, so it has great religious... read more

Reviewed September 4, 2018
DevinderSinghChawla
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“place with positive vibes”
Sep 4, 2018
“St. Thomas Church”
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

it is a Basilica of st. Thomas, it contains the tomb of st. Thomas this is one of the three basilica's built on the tomb of an apostle.

Thank MahipalB16
Reviewed September 4, 2018

This church has great historical value. It is the tomb of St. Thomas, so it has great religious significance beside the historical value. Religious attachments make a holy place a great place to visit for many reasons. Very nice Cathedral just like the European churches....More

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Reviewed July 14, 2018

This place is definitely worth a visit, but go with a tour so you get all the history. You will also see the overlaps between Hinduism and Catholicism. I found the architecture interesting because it looks so much like a British Anglican church. Lots to...More

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Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

Holy ambience. Near to Marina beach. Old world charm. Must visit. Easy access from railway station and bus station.

Thank abrahamsuji
Reviewed February 13, 2018

It's a really huge church located close by the beach. What's most striking about the church is its beautiful architecture. It's almost entirely done in white on the outside, giving it a rather bigger visual perception. There's a tomb of St Thomas inside which is...More

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Reviewed January 25, 2018 via mobile

We visited on xmas day and there were services going on. It is not permitted to take photos in the church or the crypt to St Thomas. Lovely church beautiful service

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Reviewed July 5, 2017

All comments are from the viewpoint of an American tourist in India for the first time. Location - near the beach. There is parking but it is obviously seen as a church and there isn't some huge tourist parking lot. I was there on a...More

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alleys and markets and is one of the
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