Tourist Places in Velankanni

Places to Visit in Velankanni

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Velankanni is mostly preferred by travellers. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Velankanni is, however, mostly preferred. The best season or months to visit places in Velankanni are January, February, March, October, November, December. There are 20 tourist places in Velankanni, which can be explored by travellers. Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Velankanni can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in Velankanni for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download HolidayIQ.com's Velankanni Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Velankanni, browse through photos & pictures, explore Velankanni using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Velankanni, which are great places to visit, are Basilica Of Our Lady Of Good Health, Shrine Museum, Nagapattinam, Sikkal, Sri Rangam Temple. Velankanni can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.

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Velankanni Church, Velankanni
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Velankanni Church, one of the religious sites, is situated on the Bay of Bengal coast. The holy shrine was constructed in the memory of the Lady of Health, also known as the Madonna of Velankanni. She was renowned among the people for possessing miraculous powers. Dedicated to... Read More »
"Our Lady of Health"Aug 1, 2016 "A good holy place"Apr 3, 2016
Velankanni Beach, Velankanni
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Velankanni Beach, one of the prominent attractions of the region, is located in the Nagapattinam District. The beach is popularly known as Lourdes of the East. It is oft visited as Church of Our Lady of Health is located in the vicinity of the beach. The beach lies on the... Read More »
  • Type: Place of Worship
Sikkal, Velankanni
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Sikkal is a city, which is known for housing a beautiful Muragan Temple. This temple is dedicated to Lord Singaravelan. Possessing a large complex, the temple premises and its pillars are adorned with intricately designed stone carvings. The temple also houses a wide... Read More »
"Good and unique features"Jan 20, 2014 "Worth going"Nov 7, 2013
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  • Type: Temple
Sri Rangam Temple, Velankanni
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Sri Rangam Temple, believed to be the first Vaishnava temples in South India, is situated at Trichy. Considered as one of the prominent temples among the 108 Vaishnava divya desams, the premises served as a headquarters of the Vaishnava movement during medieval period.... Read More »
  • Type: Church
Basilica Of Our Lady Of Good Health, Velankanni
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Nagapattinam, Velankanni
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Nagapattinam was founded in 1991 and since then the district has its headquarters in Nagapattinam city, which is at a distance of around 15 km from Velankanni. With numerous beaches that are situated on the coastline of the Bay of Bengal, it attracts a large number of people.... Read More »
"Good for a picnic"Dec 21, 2013
  • Type: Museum
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Shrine Museum, Velankanni
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Veeran Kovil, Velankanni
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  • Type: Monument
  • Type: Temple
Sri Muthumariamman Temple, Velankanni
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Sri Aillecemman Temple, Velankanni
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Naduthittu Church, Velankanni
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  • Type: Beach
Matha Beach, Velankanni
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Kaliamman Kovil Pr Puram, Velankanni
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Infant Jesus Church, Velankanni
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Church Of Confession, Velankanni
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  • Type: Temple
  • Type: Temple
Ayyanar Kovil, Velankanni
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  • Type: Place of Worship
Nagore, Velankanni
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Nagore, located at a distance of around 18 km from Velankanni, is a town in the Nagapattinam District. The prime attraction of this town is Nagore Dargah, also known as Nagore Shariff. The shrine is dedicated to Hazrat Syed Hameed Qadir Vali, a Muslim saint, who took... Read More »

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