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Private Day Trip to Munnar from Kochi (Cochin)
"At 6:30am you will be picked-up from your hotel in Kochi (Cochin). Your day trip begins with a 4-4.5 drive to Munnar a hill station located 1700 meters from sea level. In the colonial days Munnar was the summer haven for British rulers. It is famous for the area's vast tea plantations and the beauty that surrounds it.On your way to Munnar you can stop for breakfast (at your own expense). Enjoy the breathtaking scenery of Cheeyappara and the Valara Waterfalls and lush green tea meadows.On arrival at Munnar you will be joined by your local guide. You will proceed to the Tea Museum and Mattupetty Dam and will go for a short walk through the tea plantations. You may stop for lunch at any point (at your own expense).After sightseeing drive back to your hotel in Kochi (Cochin). You will stop by a local spice plantation on the way back."
From $65.00
 
Kochi Shore Excursion: Cochin Harbor Cruise with Glimpse of Cochin Private Tour
"At 9am you will be picked up at the Kochi Port ships berth and transferred to Marin Drive for approximately 30 minutes. Upon arrival board the motorboat to cruise the city and some surrounding areas for about 1.5 to 2 hours. The cruise will finish in Fort Cochin.You will then Jew Town and the Jewish Synagogue a central location for the spice trade. Inhale the aromas of ginger cardamom turmeric and cloves. Visit the Mattancherry Palace (Dutch Palace)
From $50.00
 
Kochi Private Tour :3-Hour Fort Kochi and Mattancherry Walking Tour
"Start your private walking tour at Fort Kochi visiting Chinese fishing nets which were introduced by traders from the court of Kublai Khan in the 14th century. Kochi fishermen still use these fishing nets to earn their livelihoods.Continue your stroll down to St. Francis Church the oldest European church in India. The church was constructed in 1503 by Portuguese friars and is now the burial place of Vasco da Gama a Portuguese explorer who led the first ships that sailed directly from Europe to India. The church has a large cemetery that once served as a resting ground for Vasco da Gamma. Transfer to Mattancherry in Auto Rickshaw /Tuc Tuc /Local Bus.
From $16.00

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Fresh, Fresh Fish Cooked to Order!

Near Vasco de Gama Square and the Chinese Fishing Nets is a small fish market. The freshest seafood -fish, prawns, lobsters - can be purchased and cooked for you (made to order) in one of the stalls....
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Donna_in_India
Mar 07, 2013

Fish Markets

Not far from the Chinese Fishing nets are the stalls where the catch is sold. Anyone who loves fresh, local food sold on the street shouldn't miss these! Buy your dinner at the nets and have it cooked...
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illumina
Dec 18, 2010

The fish market

The Market is a lively and colourful place to visit. It would have been even better if we had been in a position to buy the fresh fish and take it home to cook - but on a cruise no chance.We enjoyed...
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ranger49
Dec 31, 2009

Fish Market by the Water and the Chinese Nets

Fisherman arrive in the morning, bleary eyed, after the nights spent in the Arabian Sea, the larger catches have already been sold, I am told that they call by cell phones as they approach Cochin and...
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cochinjew
Feb 11, 2009

Fish Market

Near to the Chinese Fishing Nets, is probably the freshest supply of fish in Cochin, as the catch from the nets is brought here, to the market. Lobster, crabs, mullet, sardines and freshwater fish are...
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suvanki
Jan 23, 2009
 
 
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Paradesi Synagogue

At the end of a narrow lane in Jew Town is Paradesi Synagogue. It is the oldest synagogue in India. The first Jewish settlers reached India in the early 1st century. Their settlement - then 32km north...
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Mattancherry Palace

Not being much into churches and temples I did want to give the Dutch Palace a squiz and enjoyed it. It is really cheap to enter and I liked the big rooms and high ceilings as well as the lovely big...
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Santa Cruz Basilica

Built by the Portuguese Santa Cruz Basilica recently celebrated its 500th anniversary. It is one of only eight basilicas in India. It has a Gothic facade and soaring spires and is a very pretty...
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