Kochi Offbeat Shore Excursion-4 Hour Old Kochi Heritage Tour With Private Guide

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  • Hotel pickup Available
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  • Duration: 4 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    10am
  • Departure Details :
    Ernakulam Wharf, Willingdon Island, Kochi, Kerala 682003, India
    Traveler pickup is offered
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  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

Immerse in the multi-faceted culture of Kochi with rich contributions from Hindu, Christian, Arab, Dutch and British communities on this 4hour small-group tour with an English or Italian-speaking guide. The tour is limited to only 12 people one time. Connect with the community as you try your hand at casting Chinese fishing nets and watch Papadum making and the process of creating a Kolam in Hindu homes. Visit the Manjal Bhagvati and Tirumala Devaswom temples. Visit a church with a great architecture and the church where the holy relics of St. George are retained, which has prominence in the history of Christians in Kerala. Visit the local markets in Kochi in the Gujarati street and also visit Abode of Snakes, which is worshiped in Hndusim. This tour will connect you to culture and heritage of Kochi in an intimate way.

Highlights

Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city

All entrance fees included

All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included

Free hotel pickup and drop-off included

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Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Chinese fishing nets, Kochi (Cochin), Ernakulam District, Kerala

Chinese fishing nets, Fort Kochi , Kerala

Duration: 45 minutes

Pass By: Fort kochi beach, Kochi (Cochin), Ernakulam District, Kerala

Fort kochi beach, Kochi, Kerala, India

Stop At: St. George Orthodox Koonan Kurish Old Syrian Church, Kochi (Cochin), Ernakulam District, Kerala

Orthodox Koonan Kurish Church, kochi

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Mattancherry, Kochi (Cochin), Ernakulam District, Kerala

Mattacherry Tourist Spots

Duration: 1 hour

Inclusions

Meet the travelers at the Cruise ship Terminal / Hotel.

Professional English-speaking guide

Travelling towards Fort Kochi by Air conditioned cab / Van. (private car or tuk tuk) from the start location of the tour - Chinese Fishing Nets - till the end location of the tour - Dutch Palace

Try your luck with fishing in Chinese Fishing Nets

Fort Kochi Beach Walk through promenade

Witness a Kolam making demonstration by females in Brahmin Hindu Ancestral Home

Visit Koonankurishu Church where the relics of St. George are stored

Watch a demonstration of tools used for coconut dehusking, winnowing and other food related items in Kerala

Visit the Tirumala Devaswom Temple and the Abode of Snakes

Apply Henna (Floral designs with organic paste) in hand for ladies in the group at a local house

All taxes, fees and handling charges

Hotel/ Cruise Ship Terminal pickup and drop-off (if option selected)

Entry/Admission - Chinese Fishing Nets

Exclusions

Food and drinks, unless specified

Any extra activities not included in Inclusions

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

A maximum of 12 people per booking

Please reach Fort Kochi Boat Jetty at 10am to start this tour after booking through Viator

Tour does not include St. Francis Church, Dutch Palace, etc. These can be included by special request (at an additional cost)

Traveler Reviews

  • 16-Nov-2017

    Excellent and well planned day. Tony was fantastic. Well worth it! We all had a great time and even got henna on our hands. Great experience.