Kerala is awarded the title of “God’s own country,” for the natural beauty it possesses. Every single city of Kerala offers beauty that one can found nowhere in this world. Be it a hill station or a beach city, Kerala has the best. Talking about beach then Kochi is the first name that often strikes the tourists. The city has the beaches that not have ocean and shores but are something that looks majestic. With other elements like Chinese fishing nets and smacking seafood being served on the seaside stalls, Kochi has always been people’s favourite when it comes to planning a holiday at the beach city. If you are impressed with the elaboration of Kochi’s beaches and want to plan a holiday there, we have more for you. Today, we are discussing the top beaches of Kochi that you must visit.
One can easily reach Kochi as the city has well-connected and maintaining transportation facilities. Talking about international tourists then it is even easier to reach the place as Kochi has its own international airport. One can book Canada, Singapore, London, and book Dubai to Kochi flights easily with the help of several websites.
Now let us discuss the top beaches of Kochi that you shouldn’t miss from visiting.
Fort Kochi Beach
Fort Kochi beach is the first beach in the list that you must visit. The beach is located in the Old Kochi across the Arabian Sea. The beach is famous for its Chinese fishing net which is locally called “Cheenavala.” The beach is not the cleanest one in the city but it is worth taking a walk. Do not forget to click the photos of Chinese fishing net as they are hard to find these days. Also, if you are a seafood lover, do try out some seafood dishes served at the nearby stalls. You can also shop for some handmade crafts from the beachside stall.
This beach is not famous as other ones in the city which perhaps keep it from crowd and litters. This fact also has kept the place from getting commercialized and there is hardly any vendor. You can enjoy some me-time here without getting interrupted. The view of the turquoise water meeting with golden sand at the shore is something worth watching. A lighthouse serves as the perfect background scene. If you are visiting from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. you can also get the chance to take a trip to the lighthouse.
Cherai Beach is another very famous beach in Kochi and is located on the Northern tip of the Vyppedn Island. The beach stays overcrowded for there are many water sports activities are offered along with swimming and boat ride. You can ride a boat and go to the less crowded area of the beach to enjoy the view. You should try out seafood here. You can also spot the same Chinese fish net as of Fort Beach. If you are lucky, you can also spot a dolphin. Yes, you read it right, you can spot a dolphin.
These 3 beaches of Kochi are must visit. Each of them offers different ambiance, facilities, and charm.