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Ernakulam Travel Guide

Kochi is also known as the Gateway to Kerala and is regarded as one of the most popular cities of the state. Surrounded by the Western Ghats in the East and the Arabian Sea in the west direction, Kochi is one of........

Kochi (earlier know as Cochin) is also known as the Gateway to Kerala and is regarded as one of the most popular cities of the state. Surrounded by the Western Ghats in the East and the Arabian Sea in the west, Kochi is one of the top three tourist destination as per the World Travels and Tourism Council. Several dynasties like Arabs, Chinese, British, Dutch and the Portuguese have ruled the city and it still stands with its head held height, pacing itself with beats of modernity and innovations. In the present scenario, Kochi is regarded as the industrial and commercial capital of Kerala. You can find proper information about Kochi from the Kochi travel guide. Kochi tourism offers you some beautiful tourist places like Kaladi, Mattancherry Palace (Dutch Palace), Chendamangalam, Chottanikkara Bhagavathy Temple, Chottanikkara, Fort Kochi, Jewish Synagogue, Chinese Fishing Nets for enjoying wonderful and memorable moments in the city.

Ernakulatthappan Temple, Poornathrayesa Temple, Vamanamoorthy Temple, Ettumanoor Shiva Temple, and Kaduthuruthy Shiva Temple are some of the temples where people visit in a large number on regular basis. To know more about Kochi, just pay a visit here or check the Kochi travel guide.

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GETTING THERE

How to Reach Ernakulam
Ernakulam, the commercial capital of Kerala, is a renowned tourist destination too. It is a cosmopolitan city equipped with modern amenities, good communication facilities, excellent accommodation and well laid road, rail and air connectivity with rest of India. Flanked by the Arabian Sea, Ernakulam is embraced by outstanding natural beauty. The Dutch Palace, Chinese Fishing Nets and Jewish Synagogue are popular attractions here.
 
How to Reach Ernakulam by Air
 
Cochin International Airport, located around 27 km away from the city centre serves the city of Ernakulam. Travellers can board direct flights from major places Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Hyderabad etc. and stopover flights from other towns and cities. There is also good air connectivity to Cochin from some Middle East and South Asian countries.
 
How to Reach Ernakulam by Road
 
Ernakulam is connected with nearby towns and suburbs by state highways. Travellers can board state government buses that run daily from Bangalore, Mysore, Mangalore and Rameshwaram. Private buses for Ernakulam are also available.
 
How to Reach Ernakulam by Rail
 
Ernakulam Junction Railway Station is one of the busiest rail junctions of Kerala that withstands the movement of several passenger and express trains arriving from different parts of India and nearby places. Travellers can board direct trains from major cities like Mumbai, Delhi, Mangalore, Bangalore etc.  Ernakulam Town Station is the other station where many inter city and long distance train stops.

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What are the few places to Visit in Kerala for a 3-4 day trip in August end ?
Fort Kochi, Munnar, Thekkady, Alleppey, Kovalam, Cherai Beach
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1.olive downtown. 2.Diana heights. 3.The dunes. 4.pgs vendanta.5.olive Eva. 6.NMroyal county..7.Gokulam park..Hi friends, pls suggest me among these which is best and new hotel in cochin/Ernakulam?
Hotel Kochi Caprice is the new name to add a fresh vibrancy to the cochin city
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I want to cancell my flight tickets since cochin airport is closed. How to cancel?
If you want to cancel your airline Ticket PLEASE CONTACT YOUR CUSTOMER CARE
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Please suggest me hotel bear ernakulam north railway station ?
Park Central (Only 500 meters from North railway station).
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Will Flight to Cochin get cancelled?? Will I get refund?? Or are they diverting to Trivandrum airport???
Yes, flight to and fro from Cochin is cancelled till 20 August . You will definitely ..get refund or if you want to divert the flight from Bangalore or Trivandrum or Coimbatore airport which will be easy for you.
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