Tour of Muziris | Full day Guided Sightseeing Tour

Tour Overview

Muchiripattanam is the name of a prosperous port located, thirty kilometers North of modern day Cochin. The port has been in existence since the first century and had strong trade relations with the Romans, Greek, Arabs and the Chinese. The great floods on the River Periyar in the fourteenth century led to the destruction of the entire port and merged itself into the river silt. The government of Kerala invested in a preserving certain monuments of the colonial era and named the project after this port town. It is called the Muziris Heritage Project.

 

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.

Tour Highlights

  • Chenadamangalam Synagogue

  • Palace of Palliathachan

  • St. Thomas Forane Church

  • Paravoor Synagogue

  • Cherai Beach

  • St. Thomas Shrine at Azhikode

  • Drive Past Cheraman Juma Masjid

Tour Includes

  • All transfers and sightseeing by Air-conditioned vehicle.

  • English speaking Guide from the pier to the pier.

  • Entrance charges to the monuments mentioned.

  • Lunch at Cherai Beach.

  • Refreshment stop with Tea / Coffee and snacks.

  • 01 Bottle mineral water per person.

Tour Price

  • Tour Price – USD 45 per person (subject to minimum 16 - 30 persons)

  • Tour Price – USD 50 per person (subject to minimum 11 - 15 persons)

  • Tour Price – USD 60 per person (subject to minimum 4 - 10 persons)

  • Tour Price – USD 90 per person (subject to minimum 2 - 3 persons) Exclusive private day tours

Notes

  • Nature of Tour: Full day | Leisure tour covering the history & heritage Kodungallur - Muzirs port area (30 Kilometers from the Port of Kochi)

  • Pickup point: Port of Kochi and drop back at the pier.

  • Availability: All days, certain monuments are closed on Friday and Saturday.

  • Includes the service of an English speaking local guide and a bottle of water.

  • Price starts from USD 45 Per Person. The rates vary based on the group size. Please inquire with us about your requirement.

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