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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
- Aug 31, 2017 at 5:37 pm
Rated
4
Good, but the rates are too high for the room, rest all was good
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
Hotel Dravidar - Church Road, Velankanni

1850

Hotel Dravidar

Church Road, Velankanni

Approx 100 m from venue

- Aug 31, 2017 at 9:48 am
Rated
3
Parking will be the issue.better will have the food outsode.rest of the things ok.
Hotel Golden Sand - Near Velankanni Basilica, Velankanni

1100

Hotel Golden Sand

Near Velankanni Basilica, Velankanni

Approx 200 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 3.0 / 5
3.0 / 5
Last Booked : Sep 23, 2016 at 5:40 am
- Aug 31, 2017 at 1:36 pm
Rated
3
Not good... not bad... floor mate full of sand.. you can't walk without slipper in the room.
Hotel Rhea Park - Main Road, Velankanni

700

Hotel Rhea Park

Main Road, Velankanni

Approx 500 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 3.3 / 5
3.3 / 5
Last Booked : Sep 23, 2016 at 1:18 am
- Sep 08, 2017 at 8:10 pm
Rated
5
Hotel people were co-operative in hotel and happlily serving to all.....
MGM Velankanni Residency - Nagapattinam Main Road, Velankanni

3752

MGM Velankanni Residency

Nagapattinam Main Road, Velankanni

Approx 1 km from venue

Goibibo Rating - 4.3 / 5
4.3 / 5
Last Booked : Sep 22, 2016 at 5:18 pm
- Aug 13, 2017 at 10:29 am
Rated
1
one of the worst hotels one may stay. the front desk manager is the rudest person. they don't care if youre a pilgrimagebot not. they always insist on cash payment even though the card machine is ...
Chandra Royal Inn - Main Road, Velankanni

2500

Chandra Royal Inn

Main Road, Velankanni

Approx 1 km from venue

Goibibo Rating - 4.2 / 5
4.2 / 5
V M Guesthouse  - Beach Road, Velankanni

1000

V M Guesthouse

Beach Road, Velankanni

Approx 800 m from venue

Last Booked : May 10, 2015 at 12:21 pm
- Sep 17, 2016 at 10:22 am
Rated
4
A Good Budjet hotel and convinient one near to church.Good gor family and recommmened safe place
Hotel Sea Gate - Nagapattinam Main Road, Velankanni

920

Hotel Sea Gate

Nagapattinam Main Road, Velankanni

Approx 1 km from venue

Goibibo Rating - 3.6 / 5
3.6 / 5
Annai In Saravana Bhavan Fine Stay - Nagapatinam, Velankanni

Annai In Saravana Bhavan Fine Stay

Nagapatinam, Velankanni

Approx 200 m from venue