You’ll arrive in chennai at 0200Hrs.
Then you’ll transfer from chennai to Velankanni by coach, which is a bit of a tour, itself.
You’ll have breakfast on the way.
You’ll get half a day for you to attend church activities and Prayers. Afterwards, you will visit the three churches where the three apparations took place.
Dinner will be provided by a hotel in Veilankanni, where you will also spend the night.
You will have breakfast at the hotel.
The full day will be spent appreciating the church and its location.
The Basilica of Our Lady of Good Health is located at the small town of Velankanni in the state of Tamil Nadu of southern India. This Roman Catholic Basilica is devoted to Our Lady of Good Health.
Devotion to Our Lady of Good Health of Velankanni can be traced to the mid-16th century and is attributed to three miracles at different sites around where the Basilica currently stands: the apparition of Mary and the Christ Child to a slumbering shepherd boy, the curing of a lame buttermilk vendor, and the rescue of Portuguese sailors from a violent sea storm.
After an interesting day, you will have dinner at the hotel, your mind dwelling on the sights you saw and their deeper meanings.
After Dinner, you will transfer to Chennai. The coach will travel through the night to reach chennai around 03.30 hrs.
Breakfast will be provided by the hotel.
After breakfast, you’ll leave for St. Thomas Basilica and transfer to T’ Nagar.
This journey is relatively short, so you’ll also have time to do some shopping.
Lunch on your own.
St. Thomas Basilica is a Roman Catholic basilica in the city of Chennai (Madras), India. It was built in the 16th century by Portuguese explorers, and rebuilt again with the status of a cathedral by the British in 1893. This British cathedral version still stands today.
It was designed in Neo-Gothic style, favored by British architects in the late 19th century.
You will also visit Little Mount in Chennai.
You’ll receive dinner and stay overnight in the hotel.
You’ll have breakfast at the hotel.
Half a day will be available free for you before you leave, which you can use to do some more shopping for any items on your shopping list which you may have missed.
You will have to have Lunch on your own before transferring to the airport at 1700 pm for final departure due Colombo.
Cost of Tour
|Adult||Rs 59,500 Per Person (GROUP RATE) All inclusive (with Visa Fee)|
Tour Package includes:
Airline ticket from Colombo to Chennai and from Chennai to Colombo
Accommodation at Velaikanni Church vicinity hotel and Day room at Chennai Hotel ( A/C)
Meals as specified in the program (Lunch not included) transfers in India in Air Conditioned coaches
***The Shrine is kept open from 5.00 a.m. morning to 9.00 p.m. evening.
Rs. 30,0000 package price at the time of booking. Balance 60 days prior to deparure.
Late payments subject to 20% interest and package price subject to change.
Subject to conditions as per the Insurance Policy.
You will be required to have a Indian Visa. We will assist and coordinate with the documentation
In the event you cancel your tour following voluntary amounts will be applicable
|90 days prior to departure||No charge|
|60 days prior to departure||Rs. 20,000/-|
|30 days prior to departure||Rs. 30,000/-|
|Less than 30 days prior to departure||No refund|