Top 8 places to experience the best of Kochi Tourism

“The world is full of adventure and the individuals who don’t travel never explore.”

Kochi, one of the most known cities of India is also one of the most Lovable travel destinations in India. It’s mostly loved for its rich culture and architect.


Kochi is also known as Cochin, a densely populated city of Kerala. Kochi is having a captivating past. You can enjoy the history of Kochi by visiting there so here is the list of the top 8 best places to know about Kochi:

Cherai Beach


A beautiful evening can be further beautiful by visiting Cherai Beach. Cherai Beach is one of the most Lovable and crowded places located in the northern part of Kochi. The best time to visit the beach in the evening. You can enjoy priceless evening walks with a beautiful sunset at Cherai Beach. There are many resorts available for relaxation. It also has visitors for dolphin sightseeing and If you are lucky you can spot dolphins there.

Mattancherry Palace

dutch palace

The Mattancherry Palace also known as the Dutch palace is one of the most adorable places in Kochi. It highlights Kerala wall paintings and shows of the Rajas of Kochi. Kochi also has a museum in which all the historical weapons, arts, and crafts are the display. It is the best place if you want to know about the history and origin of dutches. You can also see the temple located inside the ground floor. It is quite well maintained by the government of Kerala.

St. Francis CSI Church


St. Francis CSI Church is the oldest European church built in 1503 in India. The Portuguese pilgrim Vasco da Gama died in Kochi in 1524 and was buried in St. Francis CSI Church. The church is very beautiful with a huge hall of prayer and has a very peaceful environment. It has witnessed a lot of historical moments. It is a hidden paradise for people who wish to know about the history of the Church.

Hill Palace Museum


Museums have always been the best place to know about the history and culture of a place. Hill Palace Museum is an archaeological museum located in Kochi. It is the largest archaeological museum in Kerala. It was built in 1865 by the Maharaja of Kochi. The museum shows 14 classifications of displays including Crown and decorations of erst. It also has a gold crown installed with valuable stones and numerous significant coins.

Willingdon Island

man made island

Willingdon Island is the largest man-made island in India. It was built by Robert Bristow in 1936 and named after Lord Willingdon. It is between Ernakulam Jetty and Kochi port and can be accessed through water or the bridge connected. The island is the best place for calm and peaceful evenings. The island also has some of the best City hotels which makes it a perfect place for a night’s stay.

Marine drive

marine drive

Marine Drive is one of the most beautiful places in Kochi. It is located confronting the backwaters and is a famous home base for the neighborhood people. It’s the most famous picturesque spot in Kochi. The Notable landmarks of the marine drive are the Rainbow bridge, the Chinese fishing net bridge, and the Kettuvallam bridge. You can also carry out a lot of activities there like boating to the riverside, boating to the seaside, small games and also some healthy eating places.


beautiful view of beach

Vypinis one of the group of islands that form part of the city of Kochi. It is commonly known for its long sandy beaches and it’s also a common stop on local ferry tours. It was formed in 1341 due to heavy floods. You can explore a beautiful seafront with a mesmerizing view of boats and sunset. It is the best place to observe the beauty of the waters of Kerala. If you are lucky, you may spot dolphins here .

Wonderla Amusement Park

Amusement Park

Visiting Kochi and avoiding the Wonderla Amusement Park is really hard. Wonderla is one of the best amusement parks in Kerala. It’s the best because you can avoid the cruel heat in summers here with the best water rides. It gives an awesome and adventurous experience that keeps you cheerful all day. The best rides here are wonder splash, wave pool, rapid river, Wonderla Bamba, and many more.

So what are you waiting for: get your tickets, pack your bags, go visit Kochi and get into action. But remember and follow the covid-19 guidelines as it is not over yet.

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