Kumbalangi, the tiny fishing village located on the outskirts of Kochi in Kerala, was once a little known hamlet. Ever since the government of Kerala declared this as a model fishing village, Kumbalangi has been climbing all the way up to the top of tourist destinations in Kerala. Today, the place is well-known among tourist circles as a must-visit destination for experiencing Kerala culture and cuisine in its raw form.
Attractions for touristsAfter being elevated to the status of model tourist village, Kumbalangi has transformed itself so as to justify the title.Fishing and Chinese nets:Being essentially a fishing village, Kumbalangi offers an insight into the lives of local fishermen. Picture-perfect quaint charm of Chinese fishing nets of the area are beyond words. It is a spectacular sight watching these nets scooping up fish in the traditional way. When in Kumbalangi, tourists can even try a hand at bait fishing. Who knows, luck may land a fish or two in your bait.Learn traditional livelihood: