Area : 95 Sq Km 
Altitude : sea level 
Languages : Malayalam, English, Hindi, Tamil 
Season to Visit : September to May 
Climate : Moderate throughout the year 

Fort Kochi and Mattancherry 

  • Take the government boat service from Ernakulam to Fort Kochi. Spend an evening at Mattancherry and Fort Kochi. 
  • Visit the Jewish Synagogue 
  • Visit the Fort Kochi beach 
  • Photograph the Chinese nets during the sunset time 
  • Buy some spices 
  • Watch the Kathakali performance (every day evening Kathakali performances are there at Fort Kochi, organized by Kerala fine arts socuiety). If you reach there early, they allow photographing the performers. 
  • Walk through the narrow lanes of Kochi 
  • Visit the Dutch cemetery 
  • Visit the palace 
  • Eat from the road side food courts 
  • Buy some antiques 
  • Visit Santacruz Cathedral 

Beaches of Kochi 
  • Cherai beach is the best 
  • Kuzhuppilly beach 
  • Vypeen beach 
  • Munambam beach 
  • Fort kochi beach 
  • Lulu mall 
  • Mattancherry market 
  • Broadway Ernakulam 
  • Kairali handicrafts emporium (M.G road, Ernakulam)
  • Khadi gramodyog (M.G road, Ernakulam)
Wild life and waterfalls 
  • Athirapilly waterfalls, Chalakkudy 
  • Kodanad elephant camp 
  • Drive from Chalakkudy to Valparai. There are government buses from Athirapilly
Cycling and bird watching 
  • Kadamakudy
  • Vypeen beach 
  • Mangalavanam