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Shrine Basilica Of Our Lady Of Good Health, Velankanni

Timings

29 August to 8 September, 2017

Velankanni Church Feast 2017

Velankanni Church Feast is a 10-day long feast festival of Shrine Basilica of ‘Our Lady of Health’ celebrated in Velankanni. It is one of the most important festivals of the Christians that is celebrated with great zeal and enthusiasm at the Shrine of Our Lady of Velankanni. Situated at the coast of the Bay of Bengal, the shrine is one of the most popular and important pilgrims of the Christians. The origin of the festival dates back to 16th century and is being celebrated with grandeur since then. It is believed that the fest brings good health and prosperity to the lives of the preachers and thus they celebrate the festival in order to thank god. Every year on 29th August, a feast festival gets started with a flag hoisting ceremony at the church. The flag is hoisted every day for 9 continuous days along with the other activities that catch the eyes of the devotees.

People from various parts of the country reach Velankanni Church to be a part of the feast and enjoy the same. There are musical concerts, plays, Bharatnatyam Dance performances and a car procession that are the major highlights of this wonderful event. To experience the charm and take the blessings of ‘Our Lady of Health’, book a flight, bus, train to Velankanni for 25th August.
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Hotels Near Velankanni Church Feast 2017

Last Booked : Sep 23, 2016 at 3:37 pm
- 16 hours, 19 minutes ago
Rated
5
nice experience very nice staff, very helpful, any time they are ready to help you.
Clinton Park Inn - Nagapattinam Main Road, Velankanni

3200

Clinton Park Inn

Nagapattinam Main Road, Velankanni

Approx 400 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 4.1 / 5
4.1 / 5
- Dec 12, 2017 at 11:23 am
Rated
5
Room was neat, good and well maintained. Got a room facing the church. The hotel is very close the shrine which is so convenient. Staff was good and helpful. Overall it was a feel good place. Some ...
Hotel Dravidar - Church Road, Velankanni

1850

Hotel Dravidar

Church Road, Velankanni

Approx 100 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 4.7 / 5
4.7 / 5
- Nov 05, 2017 at 1:16 pm
Rated
2
Not a good hotel, smells like hospital neither do they have basic hot water availability we had to ask staff and then he helped with hot water bucket though we stayed at a AC room. Change of date was ...
Hotel Golden Sand - Near Velankanni Basilica, Velankanni

1100

Hotel Golden Sand

Near Velankanni Basilica, Velankanni

Approx 200 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 2.6 / 5
2.6 / 5
Last Booked : Sep 23, 2016 at 5:40 am
- Dec 10, 2017 at 7:00 pm
Rated
1
this is definitely not a hotel.Its a lodge.Not at all good.You can use only for refreshing not ideal for stay
Hotel Rhea Park - Main Road, Velankanni

700

Hotel Rhea Park

Main Road, Velankanni

Approx 500 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 3.2 / 5
3.2 / 5
Last Booked : Sep 23, 2016 at 1:18 am
- Nov 22, 2017 at 2:32 pm
Rated
3
very bad linen stains on the towel and bed sheets overall good
MGM Velankanni Residency - Nagapattinam Main Road, Velankanni

3800

MGM Velankanni Residency

Nagapattinam Main Road, Velankanni

Approx 1 km from venue

Goibibo Rating - 4.2 / 5
4.2 / 5
Last Booked : Sep 22, 2016 at 5:18 pm
- Dec 01, 2017 at 12:32 am
Rated
5
Hotel is very well maintained and hygienic. Good place to stay.. A home away from Home. :-)
Chandra Royal Inn - Main Road, Velankanni

2500

Chandra Royal Inn

Main Road, Velankanni

Approx 1 km from venue

Goibibo Rating - 4.1 / 5
4.1 / 5
Last Booked : May 11, 2015 at 6:49 pm
- Nov 12, 2017 at 11:36 am
Rated
5
AWESOME FOOD AND GOOD STAFF SUPPORT. WILL PREFER TO COME BACK AGAIN.
Seagate Resorts - Nagapattinam Main Road, Velankanni

3250

Seagate Resorts

Nagapattinam Main Road, Velankanni

Approx 500 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 4.5 / 5
4.5 / 5
- Oct 27, 2017 at 10:57 pm
Rated
5
we hv book the room directly...Rooms and toilet are clean .in that guesthouse we have prepared our own food.Kitchen are they. Good parking area,Good atmosphere.
V M Guesthouse  - Beach Road, Velankanni

1000

V M Guesthouse

Beach Road, Velankanni

Approx 800 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 2.5 / 5
2.5 / 5
Annai In Saravana Bhavan Fine Stay - Nagapatinam, Velankanni

3000

Annai In Saravana Bhavan Fine Stay

Nagapatinam, Velankanni

Approx 200 m from venue