Neighborhoods to Book a Hotel in Kochi
The neighborhood of Fort Kochi is a historic area that witnessed the Portuguese- Dutch war in 17th century. The famous beach area offers a parkway, ideal for an evening walk. Explore remains of Old Portuguese Immanuel Fort as well as Dutch Stormberg Fort. Be sure to see an antiquated boiler that was once used for powering cranes of old port.
Lying north of Vypin Island, the Cherai Beach attracts visitors with its golden sanded beaches surrounded by beautiful coconut and palm trees, backwater and ancient monuments. Indulge into some swimming or enjoy water sports near the beach. You can also do boating or see dolphins if you are lucky.
Lying close to Fort Kochi, Princess Street treats architecture lovers with excellent European colonial structures. The area is ideal to enjoy a leisurely stroll and a shopper’s delight. You will find a lot of western cafes, souvenir shops, art galleries and heritage complexes.