DAY 01: COCHIN (BREAKFAST)
Arrive Cochin Airport/railway station and Transfer to hotel in Cochin. Check in to hotel, proceed for Cochin sightseeing. Cochin is the commercial and industrial capital of Kerala and it is also called as Kochi. Queen of the Arabian Sea. Informally, Cochin is also referred to as the Gateway to Kerala late fresh up and proceed for a local tour of Cochin.
BOLGHATTY ISLAND, Mulavukad, also known locally as Bolgatty Island, is one of the islands that forms part of the city of Kochi, Kerala, India. Vipin island and Vallarpadam island lie on its west side and Vaduthala lie to its east.
CHINESE FISHING NETS, In India, Chinese fishing nets are fishing nets that are fixed land installations for fishing. While commonly known as “Chinese fishing nets” in India, the more formal name for such nets is “shore operated lift nets”.
FORT KOCHI, Fort Kochi is a region in the city of Kochi in the state of Kerala, India. This is part of a handful of water-bound regions toward the south-west of the mainland Kochi, and collectively known as Old Kochi or West Kochi.
FORT KOCHI BEACH, Fort Kochi beach is a beach along the Arabian Sea situated in Fort Kochi in the city of Kochi in South India, Kerala state.
JEWISH SYNAGOGUE, A synagogue, also spelled synagogue, bet kenesset, ‘house of assembly’ or bet tefila, “house of prayer”, is a Jewish house of prayer.
SANTA CRUZ BASILICA, The Santa Cruz Cathedral Basilica at Fort Kochi is one of the eight Basilicas in Kerala. Counted as one of the heritage edifices of Kerala, this church is one of the finest and most impressive churches in India and visited by tourists the whole year round. It is a place of devotion as well as a center of historic significance, endowed with architectural and artistic grandeur and colours of the gothic style.
WILLINGTON ISLAND, is the largest artificial island in India, which forms part of the city of Kochi, in the state of Kerala, India. Much of the present Willingdon Island was claimed from the Lake of Kochi, filling in dredged soil around a previously existing, but tiny, natural island. Willingdon Island is significant as the home for the Port of Kochi, as well as the Kochi Naval Base (the Southern Naval Command) of the Indian Navy, Custom House Cochin and Central Institute of Fisheries Technology, a constituent unit of Indian Council of Agricultural Research.