Church of Saint Francis, Kochi (Cochin)

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. To visit Church of Saint Francis on your trip to Kochi (Cochin), use our Kochi (Cochin) travel route planning tool .
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  • There is no way of not seeing this wonderful place! Unchanged for the last 400 centuries, it seems. See the tombstone of Vasco da Gama.  more »
  • Beautiful Christian Church in kochi, it is worth a visit. Great atmosphere in the Church with the stained glass Windows and paintings.
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  • Anglican Church original mainly through its ventilation system. To visit by the presence of the tomb of Vasco da Gama. The hotel also.
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