Shades of Kochi: In and around

We were at Fort Kochi for three days and it is sufficient to explore Kochi, though we did not try the backwater trips. I would suggest a weekend trip, even a day is enough to explore Kochi. Alleppey is around two hours drive so exploring Kochi and Alleppey would have been great. Virtual journey of our visit through these pictures we captured.

View from St. Francis Church (Close to Chinese Fishing Nets)
Non electrical fan, these are manually operated by pulling ropes (The church was under renovation so not sure if it still works)
Santa Cruz Cathedral Basilica (On the way to Chinese Fishing Nets)

Around Mattancherry Palace (Dutch Palace)

Biriyani at Kayees Rahmathulla Cafe (Sweet but authentic Biriyani)

Fort Kochi Jail (Near CHinese Fishing Nets – a Heritage site, freedom fighters were imprisoned here)
Pepper House cafe aka Cafe Agape of Malayalam movie Premam
Pepper House cafe, one of the Premam scenes were shot here at the waterfront
Paradesi Synagogue

Paradesi Synagogue

Seafood at Vasco Da Gama Square Fort Kochi (You buy fish, a food joint near will prepare based on your preference)

Ammachi’s Pazhamkanji with Kappa(Tapioca), Pickle, Chutney for as less as 50 Rupees at Pappadavada, MG Road

Here and there…

And there’s Chinese Fishing Nets


18 thoughts on “Shades of Kochi: In and around

  1. Kochi is beautiful during Monsoons.. A visit to Alleppey or Kumarakom would make it a perfect vacation.. I stayed in Kumarakom couple of years back and enjoyed the house boat experience…

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