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Kochi Tour : Kochi one of the most charming cities is nestles itself on the south-western coast of Indian peninsula in Kerala. Making an ideal gateway to the state of Kerala, Kochi colonially named as Cochin has a popular sobriquet as 'The Queen of the Arabian sea'. The city can be contemplated as the industrial as well as the commercial capital of Kerala and perchance is the second most important after Mumbai residing at the west coast of India. It accommodates a world class port and blessed with an international airport which links it to other major cities all over the world.

kochi Tours This wonderful sea facing city is fringed by the Western Ghats on the east and the Arabian Sea on the west, this merge of the sea and the mountains provide a balanced equatorial climate. Situated at the Ernakulam district, Kochi has outgrown its original bounds as a small town. The place is internationally famed for its port and business centre. The influence of the Portuguese, Chinese, Arab and British, since the past, can easily be visible and proves that why it has been a part of the extended metropolitan region. The past accommodates the legends of Koch being a trade centre for the Indian spice market. This centre was emigrated by the Arabs, Portuguese, Dutch, British and Chinese for their trade purposes and left indelible marks on the history and development of Kochi. It was only under the Dutch rule which Kochi flourished as a popular trade centre and gained importance as a port in 1341 AD.

Kochi besides its political and commercial significance proves to be a distinct base to explore the eternal beauty and charm of the diverse Kerala. Not just that Kochi has emerged as a major tourist hub in south India as well as it has been appraised and rated among the top three tourist destinations by the World Travel & Tourism Council. Kochi comprises of breathtaking landscapes and historically significant. One such building is Fort Kochi a spectacular historic monument showcasing a magnificent example of European architecture. The fort has been fringed by the serene back waters and exotic beach. For having a calm and peaceful evening one can enjoy a quiet walk along the fort Kochi beach side. The Chinese fishing net is yet another attractive feature of this Koch fort that rests on the backwaters. The Dutch palace is yet another historic monument which was magnificently constructed by the Portuguese in 1555 at Mattancherry.

The Vypeen and Gundu Islands provides one of the distinct attractions of this city. These twin islands comprise a spectacular lighthouse at Ochanthuruth with some wonderful shimmering beaches providing a landscape which is spell bounding. The islands are easily accessible from the city by short boat rides.


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