St. Sebastian's Church is one of the famous and prime site for Christian pilgrimage. This is a most important churches in entire Kerala State.
Location : St. Sebastian's Church is located at a distance of 23 km to north of Alleppey.
About St. Sebastian's Church
In the first century, St Sebastian was built the St. Sebastian's Church. St Sebastian was also established 7 other churches for Christian pilgrimage. This church is well known for its famous festival Arthunkal Perunnal. During the time period this church is attracts many visitors from all over the India.
Arthunkal Perunnal Feast : This is a 10 day featival and celebrated in honour of its patron, St. Sebastian. Main highlight of this festival is a grand procession. In this procession the statue of St. Sebastian is back from the nearby beach. Other main attraction of the 10-day feast here is the ceremony on the final day, when devotees crawl on their knees all the way from the nearby beach to the church.
Best time to visit : Best season to visit this church is during the month of January.