Kochi is an area in Kerala, India, made up of several
islands and mainland areas. Fort Cochin is by far the nicest part and
offers almost all of the attractions, as well as the best accommodation.
Kochi is a good place to try a backwater experience.
The influence of the Portuguese, English and Dutch remains with narrow
streets and beautiful churches.
Kochi consists of the following area, all of which are
serviced by bridges or ferries.
Cochin – A island that offers almost all of Kochi’s attractions. Linked by
roads to the mainland, and service by regularly ferries.
- Ernakulam – The busy mainland area, nothing to see,
but has the train and bus stations.
- Willingdon Island
- Bolgatty Island
- Gundu Island
- Mattancherry Island
- Vypeen Island