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Following the foot steps of St Thomas in Chennai provided by St Thomas in Chennai Tours

Following the foot steps of St Thomas in Chennai

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Overview
Tours are led by cultural ambassadors who will bring alive the history and culture of the times when St Thomas came to India in the first century AD.
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  • 1
    San Thome Church
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Little Mount Shrine
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission included
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  • 3
    St. Thomas Mount National Shrine
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission included
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Duration
4h
Inclusions
  • Pick up and drop to Chennai hotel
  • Guide
  • Snacks
  • Entry/Admission - San Thome Church
  • Entry/Admission - Little Mount Shrine
  • Entry/Admission - St. Thomas Mount National Shrine
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Additional Info
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Sheldon L wrote a review Jul. 2019
2 contributions8 helpful votes
A bit over due but here it goes..... This tour was amazing, it was so surreal at what we were actually witnessing. When you put things into perspective you are getting a chance to witness the mortal remains of an actual apostle of Christ (similar to St Peters Basilica in Rome)
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Date of experience: July 2019
Aida B wrote a review Jul. 2019
3 contributions3 helpful votes
We did the ‘Following the footsteps of St Thomas’ tour and it was amazing. Our tour guide Kannan is knowledgeable and taken time to show and explain properly. I came away with an interesting insight into St Thomas. As our flight was delayed, Kannan also showed us the ice house
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Date of experience: July 2019
Basant R wrote a review Jul. 2019
3 contributions
This was a well organised tour by kannan. He told us about how St Thomas introduced Christianity in India and the struggles had. We even saw his hand prints in a cave. The Basilica was outstanding. Highly recommended
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Date of experience: June 2019
Response from Indiaholidayideas, Owner at Following the foot steps of St Thomas in Chennai
Responded 16 Jul. 2019
Hello and thanks for this opportunity to host you. I am delighted you enjoyed following the footsteps of St Thomas in chennai tour. I am also happy you found Kannan to be an able guide. Thanks once again for taking time out for this review.
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Maya Krishnamurari wrote a review Jul. 2019
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Following the footsteps of St Thomas in Chennai is a fascinating way to explore Chennai. Its a very well organised tour showing all the landmarks involved with St Thomas like the Basilica, little mount cave and the shrine. Kannan was an outstanding guide regaled us with stories
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Date of experience: July 2019
Response from Indiaholidayideas, Owner at Following the foot steps of St Thomas in Chennai
Responded 16 Jul. 2019
Hello and thanks for taking time out for this review.. I am delighted you found "following the footsteps of St Thomas in chennai" tour to be a delightful one. . I am also happy you enjoyed Kannan's company. It was our pleasure
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Devranjan wrote a review Jul. 2019
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Following footsteps of St Thomas is a great way to learn the early history of. Chennai. It was incredible to look at life of st thomas in Chennai 2000 years ago. The little mount cave was the highlight with handprints of St Thomas. We also had a fantastic local lunch organised
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Date of experience: July 2019
Response from Indiaholidayideas, Owner at Following the foot steps of St Thomas in Chennai
Responded 16 Jul. 2019
Thanks for this review. It was our pleasure hosting you both. I am delighted you enjoyed seeing the Basilica as well as the handprints of St Thomas in this tour. Its lovely to know you found this tour to be the best you have done in India! Thanks for this opportunity.
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  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Hotel Pickup
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