Sacred Heart Tours
Sacred Heart Tours invites every one for a holy pilgrimage to India,
visiting all the Catholics Shrines and churches which include visit to:
-- Mother Teresa’s Tomb and Museum at Mother House of the Missionaries of Charity, Calcutta
-- Velankanni Church ('Our Lady of Good Health) fondly known as the 'Lourdes of the East'.
-- Basilica of St. Thomas built on the tomb of St. Thomas in Chennai (one among the three basilicas built over the tomb of an apostle)
-- Bom Jesu Church holds the mortal remains of one of the patron Saints of Goa – St. Francis Xavier.
-- Our Lady of Mount Mary where there is a lovely seven step marble altar.
-- St. Michael’s Church where Novena to mother Mary is being said from 1948.
-- The Cathedral of St. Thomas is one of the most prestigious landmarks in the city of Mumbai.
-- St. Thomas Mount where St. Thomas had been martyred.
-- Immaculate Conception Cathedral, the cathedral mother church for the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Pondicherry.
-- Little Mount Church where St. Thomas was hiding from assailants and preaching the Gospel of Christ. It’s also a rocky prominence with the tiny cave that served as the Apostle's home.
-- National Shrine of our Lady of Ransom which is believed to be the protector of seafarers.
-- Malayattoor is one of the more important pilgrimage destinations where St. Thomas flees to mountains to pray.
-- Se Cathedral is one of the largest Churches in Asia and is dedicated to St. Catherine.
-- Korattymuthy is also known as Our Lady with Poovan Bananas (Poovankula Matha). The shrine is also known as the Lourdes of Kerala.
-- Palayoor Shrine is one the first church built in India where St. Thomas preached and also started conversion of people to Christianity here.
-- Shrine and Tomb of Saint Euphrasia CMC, a woman in the Carmelite of Mary Congregation.
-- Saint Alphonsa shrine and tomb, the first woman to be conferred sainthood from the Kerala Church.
-- (Manjumatha) Our Lady of Snow Basilica
-- Divine Retreat Center – one of the largest Catholic retreat centers in the world.
-- Gateway of India Mumbai – A The structure erected to commemorate the landing of the King.
-- Marina Beach Chennai - the world's first longest natural urban beach.
-- Anakotta, Elephant Sanctuary a unique place - a world of elephants of different sizes and natures.
-- Marthoma Pontifical Shrine: Azhikode - Kodungallur, the first place where St. Thomas the Apostle put his first step in India.
-- St. Joseph's Catholic Church, where the mortal remains of Saint Kuriakose Chavara are kept, the first canonized male saint of Indian origin