First Presbyterian Church, Cherrapunji

  • Address: Nongsawlia, Cherrapunji, India
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Tags: Church, Religious Site, Family And Kids
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About First Presbyterian Church, Cherrapunji

Apart from the splendours of natural beauty, Cherrapunji houses some of the monuments that add to its tourist value. The First Presbyterian Church here was established by a Welsh missionary in lower Cherrapunjee at Nongsawlia in 19th century. This is supposed to be the first Christian church in the north east India. Khasis the natives of Sohra got so much influenced by Welsh culture that they started dressing up like them and even the hymns sung in the churches have Welsh tune. The church looks grand due to its magnificent structure with a beautiful bell tower. Visit this monumental glory to understand the religious history of this place.

First Presbyterian Church Information

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First Presbyterian Church Opening and Closing Hours

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How To reach First Presbyterian Church by Public Transport

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  • 76.07% of people who visit Cherrapunji include First Presbyterian Church in their plan

  • 45.35% of people start their First Presbyterian Church visit around 12 PM - 1 PM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see First Presbyterian Church

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90.75% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting First Presbyterian Church

People normally club together Mawsmai Cave and Nohsngithiang Falls while planning their visit to First Presbyterian Church.

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