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Velankanni is famous for Christian churches there are number of Christian churches here. It is the biggest Catholic Christian pilgrim center in India situated in Nagapattanam district in Tamilnadu. Catholic Believers from all over the world visit this place.It lies near the seashore of Bay of Bengal. Just 350 km away from Chennai the capital of tamilnadu. Shrine Basilica, Our Lady of Dolours Church, Our Lady's Tank Church are some of them.
We can reach to velankanni through road and rail transportation facility. There are number of buses travelling to velankanni from different part of tamilnadu including Chennai, Trichi, Tanjore. And vellankanni has a good rail connectivity system. People from Kerala commonly using Karaikal express to reach vellankanni which starts it journey from Ernakulum every day at 10 PM.