Kochi is also known as Cochin is a city in southwest India's coastal Kerala state. It has been a port since 1341 when a flood carved out its harbor and opened it to Arab, Chinese and European merchants. Sites reflecting those influences include Fort Kochi, a settlement with tiled colonial bungalows and diverse houses of worship. Cantilevered Chinese fishing nets, typical of Kochi, have been in use for centuries. St. Francis Church was the original site of Portuguese explorer Vasco da Gama’s burial when he died in Kochi in 1524. Santa Cruz Basilica is known for its pastel interior, including an imitation by Fra Antonio Moscheni of Leonardo da Vinci's "The Last Supper." Paradesi Synagogue, founded in 1568, features imported Chinese blue-and-white ceramic floor tiles. The surrounding quarter, once home to a large Jewish community, is now filled with antique shops and old spice warehouses. Mattancherry Palace, built by the Portuguese in the 16th century and later renovated by the Dutch, showcases vivid Hindu murals.
Fort Kochi

Fort Kochi is a region in the city of Kochi in the state of Kerala, India. This is part of a handful of water-bound regions toward the south-west of the mainland Kochi, and collectively known as Old Kochi or West Kochi.
Mattancherry Palace

Mattancherry Palace is a Portuguese palace popularly known as the Dutch Palace, in Mattancherry, Kochi, in the Indian state of Kerala which features Kerala murals depicting portraits and exhibits of the Rajas of Kochi. 
Hill Palace

Hill Palace is the largest archaeological museum in Kerala, located at Tripunithura, Kochi, near the Karingachira area. It was the Imperial Administrative offices and official residence of Cochin Maharaja.
Kerala Folklore Museum

Kerala Folklore Museum showcases traditional local architecture as well as crafts, folk art, antiques, with a cafe and shop.
Cherai Beach

Cherai Beach is a beach located in Cherai, a suburb of the city Kochi in the state of Kerala, India. One of the most visited beaches in the state.
Paradesi Synagogue

The Paradesi Synagogue is the oldest active synagogue in the Commonwealth of Nations, located in Kochi, Kerala, in South India.
Santa Cruz Cathedral Basilica

Santa Cruz Cathedral Basilica at Fort Kochi is one of the eight Basilicas in Kerala. Counted as one of the heritage edifices of Kerala, this church is one of the finest and most impressive churches.
Chottanikkara Devi Temple

Chottanikkara Devi Temple is a famous temple of mother goddess Shakthi Devi or Rajarajeshwari known as Sree Bhagavathi. Maha Lakshmi is supposed to be residing in Chottanikkara along with Lord Vishnu.
Pallippuram Fort

Pallippuram Fort is a fort in Pallippuram, Vyppin, Ernakulam district of Kerala. It was built by the Portuguese in 1503 and is the oldest existing European fort in India. 
Vasco Da Gama Square

Vasco Da Gama Square is a beachfront promenade with food stalls, near where fishermen use huge nets on teak and bamboo poles.
Best Time To Visit Kochi

The best time to visit Kochi is from October to March when the weather is a little cool and pleasant. The temperature hovers around 37°C during the summer season. The weather remains dry and humid in the summers. It is not an ideal time to explore the attractions of Kochi. The weather remains pleasant during the monsoon season which begins with the coming of July. The rains enhance the beauty of the place and make it more picturesque. During the winter season, the temperature ranges from 17°C to 33°C. The weather conditions remain favorable during this time of the year.

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