Kochi, India

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Description

Kochi (formerly Cochin) is a cosmopolitan city in Kerala with a bustling commercial port. Kochi is the financial and commercial capital of Kerala and, with a population of more than 2 million, the biggest conurbation in the state.A city born in storm, nurtured in rivalry and established as battling ground for European empires. This phrase is a good description of Kochi, which was formed as an ancient port city after the Great Floods of the Periyar River in 1341.

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Top Things to Do in Kochi

Mattancherry Palace

Architectural Building

Hill Palace of Tripunithura

Specialty Museum

Ettumanoor Shiva Temple

Sacred & Religious Site

Ernakulam Cemetery Church

Cemetery

Folklore Cultural Theatre

Theater

Mulavukad Island

Island

Lourde Matha Church

Church

Bishop's House

Historic Site

Karingachira Church

Church

Vypeenkotta Seminary

Historic Site

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Popular Tours in Kochi

Azamara Special Kochi Shore Excursion: Fort Kochi and Backwater Houseboat Tour

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When your cruise ship docks in Kochi, explore sights such as the Fort Kochi Chinese fishing nets, Basilica, and St. Francis Church on this 7.5-hour shore... Read More

Private Tour: Kochi City Tour and Kathakali Dance Performance

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Immerse yourself in the rich history and fascinating culture of Kochi on a private sightseeing tour. Explore the neighborhood of Fort Kochi, and learn about the... Read More

Private Guided Tour to Vypeen Island Including High Tea at a Charming Local Residence

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Join your local host who will take you on this 2-hour experience, unfolding the Portuguese legacy in Kochi. Learn how the charming Vypeen Island began to develop... Read More

Kerala Folklore Museum Tour Including Traditional Performance

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Built in three different architectural styles, the Malabar, Cochin and Travancore, this edifice is a treasure trove that showcases the rich heritage that Kerala... Read More

Full Day Private Cochin Shore Excursion

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The port city of Cochin or Kochi has so much to offer, be it historical sites, beaches, backwaters, snake boats races, museums and so on. On this 8-hour private... Read More

Private Day Trip to Munnar from Kochi (Cochin)

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This 13-hour private day trip takes you to Munnar hills, the green Paradise of Kerala. You will see breathtaking views of tea and spice plantations, pristine... Read More

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Popular Trips through Kochi

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India by Motorbike. 6 Months.

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Jan 2017 to Jul 2017

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Oct 2016 to Nov 2016

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Oct 2016 to Oct 2016

Cost of Living in Kochi

Daily Budget:
USD

18 - 26

Weekly Budget:
USD

130 - 186
Item Description Estimated Price
Fast Food Meal
USD
3.00
Cheap Local Restaurant Meal
USD
1.00
Mid-range Restaurant Meal
USD
3.00
Coffee at a Cafe
USD
1.00
Beer at a Bar
USD
1.50
Bottle of Wine from a Market
USD
7.50
Ticket to a Movie
USD
2.50
Ticket on Public Transportation
USD
0.20
Taxi (1km)
USD
0.20

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Kochi Weather: Average Temperature

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
92 94 94 92 86 85 86 87 88 89 90 91
72 75 77 77 74 74 74 74 74 74 72 71
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
34 35 35 33 30 30 30 31 31 32 33 33
23 24 25 25 24 23 24 24 23 24 23 22

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