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St. Stephen's Church

Ooty, Ooty (Udhagamandalam) 643001, India
+91 423 244 2121
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Good for one time visit

It has calm and serene weather. It also has good historical importance and good historical points... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Abhishek S
via mobile
Good architecture

Can be visited if you're there. Good architecture and ambiance. Nice place to go if you are short... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2018
Akhil1702
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Mumbai, India
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Ooty, Ooty (Udhagamandalam) 643001, India
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+91 423 244 2121
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It has calm and serene weather. It also has good historical importance and good historical points to look for.

Thank Abhishek S
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Reviewed 4 May 2018

Can be visited if you're there. Good architecture and ambiance. Nice place to go if you are short on time

Thank Akhil1702
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

This is one of the old churches in the city but it is well maintained .. you should definitely visit this for its beauty of architecture

Thank MSKD007
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

It's an old church with a historical aura. Lots of glass paintings. There is also a forest and graveyard at the back.

Thank Abhishek K
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

St Stephens oozes history from the old British colonial past. Lots of dark wood and plaques from long-dead British civil servants and the military who inhabited Ooty throughout most of the 1800's through to 1947. St Stephens was a whites only church until cessation, with...More

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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

The church is one of the must visit spot in ooty. It was built in 1830 and continues to mesmerise with its massive structure and painted glass in the Windows.

Thank Dr Chandru K
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Reviewed 31 March 2018

This church is just on main road in the centre and looks great ,can visit on any day. Peaceful ambience

1  Thank Anjalitraveller
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

The church is always freshly painted and looks great worth a visit during weekdays and on weekends they are busy

Thank chvkarthick
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Reviewed 20 March 2018

An atmospheric place to wander, with its crumbling tombstones that evoke the colonial period, when people died young of "jungle fever", and many of the British were the military and their families.

Thank 327Jill
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

This was a on the way visit .. we had visited this place when we visited last time to Ooty .. It is a nice and peaceful church and a graveyard along the side ..

Thank CoolTravelFreak
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Jane B
2 May 2018|
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Response from Eastbourne73 | Reviewed this property |
Again,do not know. But really worth a visit regardless.
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Pandikumar R
4 March 2018|
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Response from chvkarthick | Reviewed this property |
No, anybody can visit, no restrictions
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Pandikumar R
4 March 2018|
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Response from chrisclapham25 | Reviewed this property |
There were no apparent restrictions and I'm an atheist. It was actually unusual to find a church open to at. To me the most intriguing aspect was the graveyard with it's eulogies to the dead, especially the gentleman who... More
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