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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  • it's an old heritage church,in India all the old heritage churches have their importance,this church is very interesting,i suggest not to miss it  more »
  • We went here as part of a tour but we stayed nearby so regularly walked past. It was so lovely to see the church being used so regularly, by children and adults alike. it wasnt just a monument.  more »
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