Tours,for AIDAbella guests.
Tour # 1 Nov. 16. 2018.
Mar. 22. 2019
AIDAbella Exclusive Cochin Backwater and Chinese Nets.
Duration 7 to 8 hours
Departs at 09.00.
After formal reception your group will proceed to Alleppey. Morning drive will give you opportunity to see the life of Cochin.
At Alleppey group will be checked into a waiting houseboat exclusively for you. The houseboat is traditional designed and deluxe category.
The houseboat guests meander through the canals and backwaters fringed with coconut groves, paddy fields, and virgin villages.
While cruising lunch will be served in the houseboat.
The lunch is Kerala traditional style.cooked by Chef of the houseboat includes fish, meat and vegetable.
Coffee / tea with banana snacks will be served.
At the end of cruising the group will be disembarked from house boat and drive back to Cochin.
On arrival Cochin the tour will do an orientation drive to Fort Kochi. There will be photo stops near the Chinese Fishing Nets, St. Francis Church, (wherein is first tomb of Vasco de Gama.)
End of the tour.
Tour # 2 Nov. 16. 2018
Mar. 22. 2019
AIDAbella Glimpses of Cochin
Duration 5 to 6 hours.
Departs at 09.30
After formal reception the group will proceed to Fort Kochi, and Jew town.
At Fort Kochi the tour will visit Chinese Fishing Net. The guests will watch operating the nets.
Proceeds to St. Francis Church to see tomb of Vasco de Gama.
Then a soft walk of Fort Kochi to see the ancient city and Santa Cruz Basilica.
Later the tour will Jew Town to see Dutch Palace Then go to the market for spices, antiques, and handicrafts.
Explore the area with Jewish houses, streets and synagogue.
Drives to Ernakulum the New City where the life of Cochin watched.optionally you can stop for shopping in the area.
End of the tour..
Itinerary# 3. Nov.16. 2018.
AIDAbella Cochin Tour and Fishing Harbor
Duration 6 to 7 hours
Departs at 09.00
The group goes to Fort Kochi, and Jew town.
At Fort Kochi visit Chinese Fishing Net. See operating the nets.
Walk to St. Francis Church for tomb of Vasco de Gama.
Walk around ancient city.
Drive to Jew Town to see synagogue and Dutch Palace. Go to the market for spices, antiques, and handicrafts.
Drive to a beach village to visit the Fishing harbor.