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Saint Alphonsa's Tomb, Bharananganam

Place : Bharananganam, Pala, Kottayam District, Kerala
Significance : Saint Alphonsa's Tomb is situated in the St. Mary's church here.
Rites / Diocese : Syro- Malabar / Palai
Novena at Chapel : Monday -Friday  (6.30 am and 11 am), Saturday (8.15 am and 3 pm), Sunday  (8.15 am)
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How to reach:

Bharananganam town is located 5 kms east of Palai in Kottayam district on the Kottayam - Erattupett Road. Palai lies 30 k.m southwest of Kottayam.

Air : The nearest airport is at Kochi International Airport, Nedumbassery about 76 km km from Kottayam.  The routes are Nedumbassery - Aluva - Kalamassery - Thripunithra - Ettumanoor - Pala -Bharananganam or Nedumbassery - Kalady - Perumbavoor - Muvattupuzha - Thodupuzha - Palai -Bharananganam 

Rail  : The nearest railhead is Ettumanoor which is 12 kms from Palai and the nearest railway station is at Kottayam (33 km) and is connected with major cities of South India. 

Road : There are frequent buses from Kottayam and Palai to Bharananganam, and Kottayam is well connected by road to all important South Indian cities and towns.