enjoy the beauty of Cochin
Kerala is one of the most sought after tourist destinations in India among tourists from all around the world. Also known as ‘God’s own country’ this small state in India has no off-season for visitors. The state boasts of a pleasant climate throughout the year and offers memorable experiences for all kind of visitors. From picturesque sceneries to unique cuisines; from historical artifacts to the classical art forms; from its equable climate to its exotic wildlife, the state has a lot to offer.

Out of several different exotic locations in Kerala, Cochin deserves a special mention. Located on the coast of the Arabian Sea, Cochin is the biggest cosmopolitan city of Kerala besides being the commercial capital of Kerala. The city is known as the queen of the Arabian Sea and offers numerous tourist spots. A Kerala tour without Cochin in the itinerary is always incomplete. Apart from the beautiful wonders of Cochin, the city is also close to various other tourist locations in the state like Allepey, Munnar etc.


Cochin is lavishly spread with serene calm backwaters, green mountain valleys and strings of coconut trees. The stunning sight of sunset along the shores of Cherai beach and Fort Kochi beach is surely a spectacle for the eye especially with the fishermen who are busy catching fish with large Chinese fishing nets. Large stretches of shores are covered with such unique fishing nets that offer a never before seen look to the beaches. The backwaters in Cochin also offer wonderful experiences in the famous Kerala houseboats that are designed to provide luxurious comfort and a royal look. The rippling sound of water all around you and the surrounding coconut trees will definitely provide you a beautiful experience.

Apart from these scenic beauties, Cochin is also home to several ancient buildings like the Jewish synagogue, Santa Cruz Basilica and St. Francis Church. Many of these buildings follow Portuguese style of architecture. These age old architectural structures in different parts of the city make Cochin a perfect place to spend a lovely vacation with your family and your friends.


Apart from all these tourist spots in the city, Cochin is also famous for the various fairs and festivals like the Jewish festivals, Malayatoor Perunnal, Onam and Thalapoli. These fairs offer the perfect timings for visitors around the world to flock in to the city to enjoy the ambience of joy and fun all around and also get a look in to the rich traditions of the state.

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