Don Bosco Shrine, Cherrapunji

  • Address: Cherra Bazar, Cherrapunjee 793 111, India, Cherrapunji
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Tags: Religious Site, Family And Kids
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About Don Bosco Shrine, Cherrapunji

Located in Cherrapunji, the Don Bosco Church is dedicated to the saint Don Bosco. This shrine is a famous attraction as it houses the relic of the Don Bosco saint. The work of constructing the shrine began two years after the canonization of Don Bosco. There were various reasons for which the work of this shrine was stopped. Difficulties of transportation, climate and finally World War II made the progress very slow. The building of the Shrine, which is 150 m. in length and 50 m. in breadth, was completed only in 1952. Since 1952 numerous pilgrims have visited the Shrine of Don Bosco every year.

Don Bosco Shrine Information

  • Please enquire before your visit.

Don Bosco Shrine Opening and Closing Hours

  • Best time to visit this shrine would be from 9am-4pm.

How To reach Don Bosco Shrine by Public Transport

  • Hire a taxi from Cherrapunjee city centre.

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  • 72.32% of people who visit Cherrapunji include Don Bosco Shrine in their plan

  • 52.96% of people plan their visit to Don Bosco Shrine between 11 AM - 12 PM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Don Bosco Shrine

Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Don Bosco Shrine

People normally club together Nohkalikai Falls and Eco Park while planning their visit to Don Bosco Shrine.

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