The beaches of Kochi have gained popularity due to its serene atmosphere. This special feature of its beaches will help you relax and regain your composure. The beaches of Kochi offer you an ambience that is devoid of any commotion and long sandy stretches which are perfect for taking long walks.
The lovely and shallow Cheria beach which has a coastal area of 15 km, is the best place for swimming and also for watching dolphins. Lush Palm grove and paddy fields in the vicinity makes this beach attractive The Fort Kochi beach was once a small fishing hamlet that metamorphosed into a natural harbor after a cataclysmic flood in 1371 AD. This paved the way for the Portuguese, Dutch and British to alight here.
Best way to explore the beaches is to take a leisurely walk. The Fort Kochi beach is favorite haunt not only among locals but also among the tourists.
Apart from the usual byword an interesting sight on the shores of Kochi are the Chinese fishing nets which are supposed to have introduced to this place by the traders.
The major excitement of touring Kochi is seafaring in local ferries. A cruise ride on the meandering waterways will take you around its quaint spots and enable you to explore Kochi. The cruise liner and merchant ships sailing on the shores of Kochi also contribute to the beautiful view of the Kochi beaches.
So rejuvenate on this picture perfect beaches and experience paradise here. The clean sand, the baffling sound of waves and the rustling palm trees will make your holiday truly majestic.
Kochi Travel Guide