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Rank14 out of 159 attractions in Cochin
Marine Drive may be a picturesque promenade in Kochi, Kerala, India. It engineered facing the backwaters, and may be a widespread resort for the native people. Ironic to its name, no vehicles area unit allowed on the walk. Marine Drive is additionally associate economically thriving a part of town of Kochi. With many searching malls it's as a crucial centre of searching activity in Kochi. Major alimentation joints, as well as Marrybrown, DiMark, coffee house area unit gift on the walk. The read of the setting and rising sun over the ocean mouth, and therefore the gentle wind from the Vembanad Lake has created Marine Drive a crucial holidaymaker destination in Kochi. Hundreds of individuals both natives and tourists throng the walk throughout the evenings. The walk starts from the tribunal Junction and continues till the Rajendra Maidan. There are many boat jetties on the walk. The walk has two contemporarily created bridges, the Rainbow bridge and the Chinese net Bridge.
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Like I mentioned above take a boat jetty from Marine drive to Fort Kochi. If travelling at night then you'll gawking at the shipyard and the port lit up under a dark sky, and huge vessels rolling out in the sea. For a fare of Rs. 4 nothing can be more rewarding and value for money than this.
We reached cochin around 2 PM & booked one hotel in Marine drive, we dumped our luggage & had lunch. After lunch we went to boating area, it was 1 hour boat ride..cool & nice..
Remember "Wake Up Sid"? The movie made this spot remarkable for quite a few as a favourite romantic spot in the city. The place is well lit up with calm sea breeze. It's a brilliant idea to take your girlfriend out for a late-night coffee at Marine Drive as you sit there and the breeze hits your face. Towards the north of Marine Drive is the popular Chowpatty Beach, which attracts attention of food junkies. This is one of the most incredible romantic places in Mumbai.How to reach: The nearest local station to the Marine Drive is the Churchgate Station.Timings: The best time to go to Marine Drive is at night when you can spot the 'Queens Necklace' which is actually a crescent shaped impression of street lights.2. Worli Sea Face
In the evening, take a stroll along the Marine Drive. With a view of the sea and ample sitting space along the promenade, you can watch the sun set and look at the picturesque view of ships anchored near the harbour.
It is a picturesque promenade in Kochi, It is built facing the backwaters, and is a popular hangout for the local populace. Ironic to its name, no vehicles are allowed on the walkway. Marine Drive is also an economically thriving part of the city of Kochi. With several shopping malls it is as an important centre of shopping activity in Kochi. The view of the setting and rising sun over the sea mouth, and the gentle breeze from the Vembanad Lake has made Marine Drive an important tourist destination in Kochi. Hundreds of people (both natives, and tourists) throng the walkway during the evenings. The walkway starts from the High Court Junction and continues until the Rajendra Maidan. There are also several boat jetties along the walkway. You can go for short boat rides by evening which will have loud music and dance floor to move body to tune of the song. The walkway has two contemporarily constructed bridges, the Rainbow bridge and the Chinese Fishing Net Bridge. At night when light comes on it’s a spectacular view that one shouldn’t miss and also don’t miss the ‘Kuluki Sarbath’ a cool drink that u will get near the walkway of marine drive. I spend my time there till around 8.00 pm and headed back home. It’s a just one part of cochin for beach lovers. More places are there for culture lovers, historic place lover s and foodies.
Marine Drive is also known as the Shanmugham Road. It is one of the best tourist place to visit in Kerala. At night the lights from various ships focused at the harbor is breathtaking. The view of backwater is enjoyable and fun. The place is always crowded with tourists.
Marine Drive A stroll along the long tree-lined coastal pathway that lines the backwater is well worth the time spent, especially late afternoon or dusk. The bustling backwaters, dotted with fishing boats, speedboats, ships, tankers and passenger boats, can be observed from this walkway that lines the coast.