|Thrissur- Cochin Tour 2 Days
Destination Covered : Thrissur - Vilangankunnu - Cochin - Mattanchery - Fort Cochin - Marine Drive
Day 01 :- Vadakkumnathan Temple
Chinese fishing nets, in use for the last 500 years and one of the tourist attractions in Kerala, are fast vanishing from the Kochi coastline as huge maintenance costs and poor catch is forcing fishermen to look for other alternatives.The huge cantilevered Chinese fishing nets that that droop towards the waters like over-sized hammocks have become a hallmark that represents Fort Kochi on the tourist map. Once just a fishing accessory, it is a now a big bait for tourists.
Fort cochin has european heritage and true cosmopolitan temperament. By walking walking through its streets is one of the best ways to discover all that the city has to offer - it's natural harbour and historical sites. A boat ride across the breathtaking blue lagoons and backwaters offers a glimpse of kochi's rural life and its true beauty.Nestled amidst coconut tress, green bushes and softly lashing seawaters, the Fort Kochi beach happens to be the favorite haunt of one and all
Mattancherry was a bustling centre of trade in the past, particularly in spices. Community like that of Jews, Konkanis, Gujaratis, Jains and Marathis came and made the place their home. Mattancherry has a vibrant past and a harmonious present. People different tongues and ethnic identities lives in harmony here. Churches, agraharams, mosques and a synagogue co-exist in the area, along with the buildings of the colonial era- Duch musem, jewish synagigu, st francis xaviers church are tourist destinations
Marine Drive is the most a popular tourist spot in the down town of Cochin, Ernakulam, A scenic stretch on the sea face of Arabian sea offers a spectacular view of the backwaters and the Kochi Harbour.It hosts shopping malls, cinema halls, restaurants, cafés and supermarkets in the GCDA Complex. The Rainbow Bridge and the International Tourism Boat Jetty Complex are other attractions here. Cochin Sightseeing boating is vvery famous to explore Cochin.
Lulu International sopping mall optional
LuLu Mall At Cochin is the largest shopping mall in India, Spanning 17 acres and with a total retail floor area of 1.7 million square feet, it is the 48th largest shopping mall in World. The mall was opened in March 2013 and contains more than 215 outlets including food courts, restaurants, family entertainment zones, a multiplex, ice skating rink and bowling alley. Drop at Cochin airport or Ernakulam railway station
Packages finishes at 6 pm by doping at Ernakulam railway station or Cochin airport.
Transportation By Ac Indigo or Similiar
Thrissur Tourist Destinations
Vilangan kunnu is a beautiful Hillock,
a popular picnic spot and recreation
centre. vilangenkunnu gives a panoramic
view of the city from the top. a specially
designed park with amusement rides to
Bhuvaneswari Navagraha temple,The
peculiarity of rare temple is that all the
nine planets are installed in one row.
Sakthen Thampuran Palace
really narrates the histoty of Trichur
(Thrissur), it is one of the cultural,
architectural and historical important
palace of he erstwhile Maharaja of
Cochin, now converted into a
heritage Museum. 10 am to 5 pm except Tuesday
situated within the state museum
complex of Trichur on the town hall
road, It exibits murals and relics from
different parts of Kerala 10 am to 5 pm
-closed on Monday and national holidays
is the bell tower of Puthenpalli or
Basicilica of Our Lady of Dollorus
Thrissur. It is the largest church tower
in Asia and is decorated with wood
and Brass carvings , oil paintings,
stained glasses, canvas and terracottapaintings, & Murals.
for FineArts is an autonomus body which
promotes ART and ARTISTIC Heritage.
It promotes Culture, paintings, plastic and
Visual Arts. 10 AM TO 5 PM
Over forty elephants are groomed at the
Punnathoor Kotta ( kotta means fort).
Many elephants are brought as ritual
offering to the temple. You can spend
a whole day with these huge mammals
here. Watching the naughty baby elephants
|Sri Krishna Temple
Guruvayur Sri Krshna Temple
is a Hindu temple dedicated to Lord
Krshna, located in the town of Guruvayur
in Kerala, India. It is one of the most
important places of worship for Hindus
Peechi Dam, 23 km from Thrissur
is the main irrigation project of
the city, What started as an irrigation
project has now bur-geoned into a
popular picnicspot ,which offers boating
facilities at the reservoir.
Athirapally a perfect tour spot in Kerala
throughout the year. Planning a trip to
Athirapally won't be in
vain for apart from the main waterfalls
there are many attractions around.
There is a construction of a weir at
Thumboormuzhi across the Chalakudy
river and diverting the water for Irrigation
purpose. The stage I of the scheme
comprising a weir at Thumboormuzhi
across Chalakudy river and a part of the canal system
The Park of intrigue, is the crusade of
one man, who intuitively seems to sense
the innate harmony in nature.The peaceful
co-existence of many, some of which
are sworn predators in nature are like
obedient children here.
Kerala Travel Consultant
Thrissur (Trichur), is the fifth largest city, the third largest urban agglomeration in Kerala and the 20th largest in India.Thrissur city is the headquarters of the Thrissur District. Thrissur city is situated
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Paramekkavu Bhagavathi Temple
Thrissur- Guruvayur Temples