Ruined Temple/Church of Dhanushkodi, Rameswaram

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#3 of 13 in Historic Sites in Rameswaram
Explore the haunting shell of Ruined Temple/Church of Dhanushkodi, decimated along with the rest of the town during a massive cyclone in 1964. Walk around the gutted remains of the church, located on a sandy beach, observing the destruction left in nature's wake. Bring along your binoculars to observe the interesting birdlife here, and be sure to chat to some of the local people to hear tales of that terrible deluge. For travelers who use our world travel planner, Rameswaram holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Ruined Temple/Church of Dhanushkodi and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • You will get a feal of lonely planet at this inhabitat place which suffered irreversible damage at the hurrican in early 90's. This is a pit stop in bus ride to dhanush kodi and can have few mins brea...  more »
  • Located near Dhanushkodi beach in the road side . You can see old ruins of church having some walls and front wall . There are some small small eatable & souvenirs shops.  more »
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