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Church of Saint Francis, Kochi (Cochin)
(3/5 based on 550+ reviews on the web)
The oldest European church in India, Church of Saint Francis was built in the 16th century and quietly witnessed the struggle of various colonial powers that once ruled this area. View the quaint structure, enjoy its peaceful atmosphere, and see where the body of Vasco da Gama was entombed before being moved to Lisbon. Our Kochi (Cochin) tour planner makes visiting Church of Saint Francis and other Kochi (Cochin) attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • Shoes had to be removed before entering. It was a very peaceful church to sit in and contemplate. We met a group of novice nuns who were visiting so had our photos taken with them. They were so charmi...  more »
  • Very old church, unfortunately a lot of scaffolding when I was there and of course Vasco da Gama was taken back to Portugal for burial in his home country long ago. Our driver a devout Christian was v...  more »
  • More beautiful stained-glass Windows, great, old, church buildings, but there was a nice place to feel the history. Still under construction see everything inside. To those interested in the history of Portugal era is a place not to be missed.
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