Kochi has a fascinating blend of cultures as varied as Dutch, Portuguese and English. Ancient churches, colonial structures, century old synagogues and enchanting backwaters make Kochi a tourist spot offering a host tourist attractions. Kochi is ideal place to watch cultural shows such as ‘Kathakali’, Mohiniyattam and other art forms of Kerala. Kochi had influences of explorers and traders who visited this wealthy land. Kochi is ideal for backwater cruise.
Places to visit: Chinese fishing net, Santa Cruz Basilica, Dutch palace (closed on Fridays), Synagogue (closed on Saturdays), Jew town, Hill palace Museum (closed on Mondays), Museum of Kerala history (closed on Mondays),Wonderla amusement park.
Unique Ventures offers you “Unique cruise package” in Cochin
Take off from Kochi at 8.30 am with a group. The joyous road ride in a car or coach will take you to Vaikom (25 Km 1 Hr).
9.30 am: Check in to a House boat (Kettuvallom) for a three-hour relaxing ride on the backwaters. Get the real taste of Kerala from a long wooden canoe as it glides its way into the heart of Kerala, along a network of narrow canals fringed by lazing coconut groves. Get to see toddy tapping, men and women fishing, copra processing and coir-making with traditional simplicity and elegance. A breathtaking “sadya” (Lunch) served in a traditional Kerala way will also await you in the House boat. After lunch, you will be taken for a two-hour ride in an open country boat to get the real feel of the backwaters.
5.30 pm, and it’s time to bid goodbye.