Know About splendid and eventful tour of Industrial City Cochin (Kochi) Kerala

Cochin is the industrial capital of Kerala and in world tourist circuits is famous for Fort Kochi, Chinese Fishing nets, Jewish Synagogue, Bolghatty Palace, Dutch Palace and gateway for exquisite Kerala beaches.

This ancient city which is also known as Kochi and Ernakulam is an important trade center of God’s own country Kerala. Due to being ruled by  Dutch, British and Portuguese Cochi city is one of the finest illustration of fusion of western architecture and lifestyle with the Indian culture.

Cochin, the Arabian sea port city is more popularly referred as Queen of Arabian sea. Kochi is among the dream travel destinations just because of city is served by an international airport, Cochin has fine communication facilities, excellent accommodation, modern amenities, delicious cuisines, ample space for tourist shopping. A very rich scenic and diverse tourist spots around the city also add pleasure to Cochin tour.


Vital Tourist Information : Cochin (Kochi)

Location : Cochin is located very close to equator in the south India.


Near By City : Kochi


State : Kerala [India]


Famous as / For : Cochin Carnival


Weather & Climate : Geographical location of city keeps the weather hot and humid though out the year.


Temperature : Average temperature ranging from 20°C to 35°C.


Best Time to Visit : October - April months are best time to visit Cochin.


Spoken Languages : Malayalam - English [Hindi speaking population is less]


Dining / Food Facility : Eating food served on Banana leaf is unique experience. Kerala have rich crops of Banana and coconuts. Coconut base make the sea foods and vegetarian foods more flavored and deliciously tasty. Meen vevichathu, a non vegetarian dish prepared from chicken, lamb and fish can be said the cuisine of city.


Shopping / Tour Souvenir : Cochin is good shopping place for those are intended to take handicrafts, spices and nuts as the gift of Kerala Tour. Most of shopping centers of city are located on M G Road.


Tourist Spots/Attraction : Tourist Spots : Bolghatty Palace - Chinese Fishing Nets - Dutch Palace - Fort Kochi - Fort Kochi Beach - Marari Beach
Religious Places : Jewish Synagouge


Interesting Information : Cochin Carnival : In the last week of December Cochin Carnival is held at fort Kochi and massive procession of caparisoned elephants, games and partying are the high lights of celebration.


How To Reach Cochin (Kochi) Kerala [India]


Train Journey / Nearest Railway Station : Ernakulam or Cochin junctions on the rail routes of southern railway and numerous trains are reaching here from other cities of the country.


Road Travel / Bus Route : Cochin has very excellent network of roads and adequate bus travel facilities for getting here because road links for the city generates from National highways No. 47, 49, and 17 leading to Kanyakumari, Mumbai and Madurai, respectively.


Air Travel / Nearest Airport : Kochi's airport operating domestic and international flights is situated at Nedumbassery about 25 km from the city heart.