Tanakpur Methodist Church
Tanakpur Methodist Church

Tanakpur Methodist Church

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Located at: Tanakpur
Uttarakhand, India

This church was built in 1988 with donations from the Parish. It represents the cultural connect of Christianity in India, particularly in this region as it is today the only church in the area within the radius of about 25 Km. The walls of the church are decorated by cross and other symbols of Christianity.

Ticket / Cost / Expenses:NA
Time people usually spend here:1.5 hours
Latitude/Longitude:
29.0691207°N, 80.1054650°E

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Sharda Ghat

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Visit Tanakpur Methodist Church in Tanakpur

Tanakpur Methodist Church

This church was built in 1988 with donations from the Parish. It represents the cultural connect of Christianity in India, particularly in this region as it is today the only church in the area within the radius of about 25 Km. The walls of the church are decorated by cross and other symbols of Christianity.
Ticket / Cost / Expenses:NA
Time people usually spend here:1.5 hours
Content of this page was last updated at Sep 5, 2016