Shore Excursions from Cochin
Kerala Village Experiences | Full day shore excursion from Kochi
Vaikom is a quaint village not far from Kochi, connected through rivers and canals. Vaikom is a real example of a traditional Keralan village, where people still carry on with their traditional lifestyle and occupation. The cruise through the river and the canals in a country canoe will give you an opportunity to experience the real sense of a Keralan Village.
Tour of Muziris | Full day Guided Sightseeing Tour
The tour of Muchiripattan is about a tour to the historic Chendamangalam Synagogue, the Palace built by the Dutch to Paliath Achen, the prime minister of the Kochi Maharaja, A church believed to be built by St. Thomas, the Apostle of Christ, The Cherai beach and Munambam Harbour and finally the St. Thomas Shrine at Azhikode and the first mosque in India at Kodungallur. The lunch break would be at Cherai Beach.
Kerala Backwater tour | Full day shore excursion
The backwater experience is about traveling to Alleppey and embark on a houseboat. The houseboat cruise is the best way to explore and experience the backwaters in proximity. The cruise through the narrow canals gives you a chance to see the people, farmlands, agriculture, boat shops, flocks of ducks, sand mining, and of course a lot of houseboats around. A traditional every day Keralan lunch is served on board along with a pearl spot fish fried starter. After the Lunch on board, you will return to Kochi which is an hour's, Journey.
Highlights of Kochi | Half day sightseeing tour of Kochi - India
A half day tour of Fort Cochin and Mattancherry takes you to the history of Cochin and the story of the spice trade in Kerala. The main highlight of this half-day tour is Fort Cochin and Mattancherry. Your driver with an air-conditioned vehicle and your guide for the trip will meet you at the port berth of Cochin Sea Port and take you to this half-day tour of Fort Cochin and Mattancherry. You will be dropped back to the pier after this trip which will give you an in-depth introduction on to Cochin.