5 best entertainment options worth your time in Kochi
Kochi, known as the financial, commercial, and industrial capital of Kerala, is also the most densely populated city in Kerala and the most sought-after tourist destination in Kerala with an increasing number of international and domestic tourist arrivals.
With a glorious past steeped in its colonial history, Kochi has some unique artistry, culture, lifestyle, and cuisine experiences which makes it the most important tourist destination in Kerala.
Although it’s a good thing to have many choices, having a lot many options could possibly confuse someone who’s looking out for some fun or entertainment in the city and for the same reasons, Veegaland Builder, Kochi’s most trusted builder have picked the 5 best fun and entertainment things to do in Kochi
1. Fort Kochi - Beach, Chinese Fishing Nets, Seafood
Located away from the hustle and bustle of the City, Fort Kochi is a historically and culturally significant tourist places in Ernakulam which evidently reflects it’s the past cultural traits of the English, Dutch, and Portuguese.
The beach with its calmness, occasional ship sighting, and picturesque sunrise and sunset makes it the perfect getaway for anyone who’s seeking a weekend outing. Restaurants with its seafood varieties are an added attraction to every foodie’s arriving here.
Playing a significant role in drawing tourists both internationally and nationally, the Chinese fishing nets are one of the most attractive sights in Kochi. Introduced by a Chinese explorer to the local fisherman in Kochi, the legend is that these nets were actually brought from the royal courts of Kublai Khan, the great Chinese emperor.
2. Cherai Beach - Watersports
Simply visiting a beach has the potential of elevating anyone’s mood and Cherai beach with its various water sports offerings could be the ideal beach destination for individuals, family, and friends.
Located away from the city and it’s commercial landscapes, Cherai beach is the perfect getaway destination in kochi to relax and have fun. Watersports activities offered at Cherai beach from various providers are banana ride, standup paddling, jetski, speedboat ride, bumper ride, etc.
Well known for it’s picturesque and tranquil surroundings, Cherai beach is one of the most visited beaches in Kerala. Apart from being a spot for witnessing the beautiful sight of the backwaters merging with the Arabian sea, Cherai Beach is also an amazing dolphin watching spot.
3. Wonderla Amusement Park – Try Exciting Rides
Located in the outskirts of Kochi city, Wonderla is one of the premier amusement parks in the country regularly rated as one of the most visited spots in Kerala. With a multitude of rides and attractions, it is the first ISO 14001 (Environmental protection) and OHSAS 18001 (Safety)certified amusement park in India.
Rides belonging to various segments like land, water, and air are capable of providing thrilling experiences to all kinds of visitors (friends, family, and groups). Additionally, there are shows and virtual experiences such as 3D screening and laser show for individuals who prefer to stay indoors.
4. Marine Drive – Hang Out, Sunset, Food & Boating
One of the city’s most sought after space by locals and travelers alike, Marine Drive with its sea-view is a picture-perfect spot during sunrise and sunset. With several shopping centers functioning adjacent to the walkway it’s an important shopping spot as well.
The marine drive walkway which has three different bridges (Rainbow bridge, Chinese Fishing Net Bridge, and the houseboat bridge) is an added attraction among its visitors. The street-side shops offering various local food items also provide visitors with a glimpse of the city’s food culture.
The boat ride offered to groups, families, and individuals is another attraction here, which takes people through the Arabian sea-face and offers glimpses of the thriving city, bolgatty island, and the port-side.
5. Malls - Shopping, Gaming, Cinema
1- Lulu mall the ultimate shopping stop is Kochi is one of the largest malls in India in terms of the total area and one of the most visited places in Kerala. Holding more than 200 outlets, food courts, restaurants, multiplex, the gaming arena, and much more, Lulu mall is the ultimate family entertainment outing zone.
2- Oberon mall, the first shopping mall in Kerala is another busiest shopping avenues of Kochi with its different offerings of fun and entertainment.
3- Centre Square Mall, located at the heart of the city is a growing shopping locale that provides various shopping, food, entertainment, and leisure offerings to families.
Thriving as the most desirable location in Kerala to buy an apartment, Kochi is far ahead in the development scenario considering other cities of the state and it’s investment scopes are gaining huge momentum.
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