We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Basilica of the Sacred Heart of Jesus

Mahatma Gandhi Road | Sacred Heart Square, Pondicherry 605001, India
+91 413 222 8916
Website
Save
Book In Advance
More Info
$53.00*
and up
Private Cultural Day Tour of Pondicherry and Auroville
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information ›
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good47%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 6:00 AM - 10:30 PM
LOCATION
Mahatma Gandhi Road | Sacred Heart Square, Pondicherry 605001, India
CONTACT
Website
+91 413 222 8916
Write a Review
Reviews (678)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 587 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nice place to visit with Family/Friends get there in morning evening to Walk in morning evening with friends.

Thank TRIPATH
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Gothic style 100-year-old church with some rare stained glass paintings of the 28 saints who were related to the devotion of Sacred Heart of Jesus, is one of the churches tourists visit often and is a famous pilgrimage site for Christians. The red and...More

Thank ank742
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very nice architecture and a peaceful place. Must visit for the feel of the city. The vibes were very soothing. Great mirror work.

Thank GauravBhangoo
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Beautiful church, recommend a visit. Multiple masses so you can definitely make it especially on a Sunday.

Thank MDTN
Reviewed 1 week ago

I would not consider this as a must see attraction. This is one of the churches. You can visit this only if you have time available.

Thank 592abck
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Basilica Stands majestic opposite the railway station. Really a Great Holy place with excellent Gothic Architecture.

Thank prabhavenkat84
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Located opposite the Railway station. Local were unable to easily direct us to this site. One of the oldest church in Pondy. Nice layout and old architecture. Inside the church, very clean and neat. Well maintained and peaceful.

Thank vmtrek_travel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good calm place Nice d church with lots of fresco and painting . Heritage landmark There are few other churches too

Thank chitra1566
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the oldest church in Pondy. Nice architecture. The inside area is very clean and neat. Well maintained and peaceful.

Thank yatinbshah
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice place.A oldest and biggest church. Inside very decorative. Colorful glass decoration is there in roof. Huge seating capacity.

Thank Papin R
Nearby
Sponsored by:
Nearby Restaurants
Zuka Choco-la
474 reviews
.35 miles away
Baker Street
805 reviews
.27 miles away
Les Chefs
84 reviews
.21 miles away
Satsanga
337 reviews
.33 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Rock Beach
179 reviews
.58 miles away
Eglise de Notre Dame des Anges
285 reviews
.59 miles away
Immaculate Conception Cathedral
129 reviews
.55 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Basilica of the Sacred Heart of Jesus staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit