Tourist Places in Velankanni

Places to Visit in Velankanni

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Velankanni Average Rating - 6/7 1 based on 3319 Ratings

Velankanni is mostly preferred by travellers from Bangalore, Chennai. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Velankanni is, however, mostly preferred by Family, Couple. The best season or months to visit places in Velankanni are January, February, March, October, November, December. There are 22 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 Tourist Places



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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 »
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 »
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Sikkal, Velankanni
  • 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 »
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  • Type: Church
Basilica Of Our Lady Of Good Health, Velankanni
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2 Ratings & 2 Reviews
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Nagapattinam, Velankanni
  • Type: Beach
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
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  • Type: Museum
  • Entry: Paid
Shrine Museum, Velankanni
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  • Type: Temple
Veeran Kovil, Velankanni
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  • Type: Monument
Tsunami Victims Memorial Tower, Velankanni
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  • Type: Temple
Sri Muthumariamman Temple, Velankanni
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  • Type: Temple
Sri Aillecemman Temple, Velankanni
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  • Type: Church
Naduthittu Church, Velankanni
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  • Type: Museum
  • Entry: Paid
Museum, Velankanni
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  • Type: Church
Missionaries Of Charity Convent, Velankanni
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  • Type: Beach
Matha Beach, Velankanni
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  • Type: Temple
Kaliamman Kovil Pr Puram, Velankanni
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  • Type: Church
Infant Jesus Church, Velankanni
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  • Type: Church
Church Of Our Lady Of Velankanni, Velankanni
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  • Type: Church
Church Of Confession, Velankanni
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  • Type: Temple
Chinnathumbur Kaliamman Kovil, Velankanni
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