Top 7 Places to visit in Ernakulam

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Best things to do in Ernakulam and sightseeing in Ernakulam

Being the greatest city in the state and the operational hub of business and modern exercises, Ernakulam offers much potential for a casual or shopping spree guest. The Thrippunithura, which is arranged a couple of kilometers south of the city. Ernakulam is Known as the Arabian's Queen Sea, Kochi's charms are complex. From the Chinese angling nets and legacy structures of Fort Kochi to the old flavor markets of Mattancherry and the cosmopolitan environment of Ernakulam, humming with lodgings, silver screen lobbies shops and eateries, the city joins the finest in convention and innovation. Found 50 km from Ernakulam town, Bhoothathankettu is a picturesque dam site with drifting facilities and is encompassed by an unlimited virgin forest. A vivid fair on New Year's Day is a noteworthy draw. This place has evolved as a major tourist destination and a large number of income comes from the proceedings from the touristers.

Marine Drive - Ernakulam

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.
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.
Ruchi Jain

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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.
JagadIsh

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Vembanad Lake - Ernakulam

Vembanad also known as Vembanad Kayal or Vembanad Kol is the longest lake in India, and also the largest lake within the state of Kerala. It's conjointly counted joined of the most important lakes in India. Spanning many districts within the state of Kerala, it's called Punnamada Lake in Kuttanad, Kochi Lake in Kochi. Many teams of tiny islands as well as Vypin, Mulavukad, Vallarpadam, Willingdon Island are settled within the Kochi Lake portion. Kochi Port is made round the Willingdon Island, and also the Vallarpadam island.The national leader Trophy race is conducted in a very portion of the lake. High levels of pollution are detected at bound hotspots of the Vembanad backwaters. Government of India has known the Vembanad land beneath National Wetlands Conservation Programme. Over 1.6 million folks continue to exist the banks of the Vembanad lake and are in every way passionate about it for his or her livelihoods. Vembanad Lake is at the center of Kerala Backwaters.
Yes, it’s India’s longest lake and the largest in incredible Kerala, but the wonders of relaxing by this lake and enjoying that slow fire near your feet is something else. The houseboats and snake race are the major attractions on Vembanad Lake. The lake makes an enchanting picnic spot and provides house boat stays, fishing and sightseeing experiences. Get down from your houseboat and spread a mat across the banks while you prepare to grill some freshly caught delights or some lovely local veggies! Get some fresh coconuts from the trees around, and you are set for an evening of joy!
Karishma

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Jews Street - Ernakulam

Jew street is the slender road between Mattancherry Palace and the Pardesi Synagogue. It is well known for the antique shops up and down its sides. The provincial structures coating the road add to its old-world appeal. Go out for a stroll along the Jew Town and you can inhale artifact. The trinket and obsolescent shops along the road are fit for captivating the guests with their assortment and irregularity. The antique shops on Jew Town store everything without exception that can be portrayed as obsolescent and that may get the attention of a vacationer. Gems, wooden columns, porcelain, trinkets, statuettes, cut wooden furniture wooden and metal puppets, and crafted works like mirrors, wooden elephants, inside decorations, depictions - and so on, they have it. Apart from these antiques, one can discover sculptures, high quality toys, weaved pieces of clothing, flower oils, and crystal fixtures in numerous different shops along the road.
Centre of the Kochi spice trade. Scores of small firms huddle together in old, dilapidated buildings and the air is filled with the biting aromas of ginger, cardamom, cumin, turmeric and cloves.
JagadIsh

118 Followers, 6 Reviews


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Antiques, sculptures, handmade toys, embroidered garments, floral oils, and chandeliers
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Ernakulam Junction South - Ernakulam

Ernakulam Junction or Ernakulam Junction South is that the most important railway stations at intervals the city of Kochi. The station has six platforms and a pair of terminals. It’s a junction, connexion lines going in four entirely completely different directions namely: north towards Shornur, south towards Alappuzha, south-west towards Willingdon Island and east towards Kottayam. This station has half a dozen platforms to handle long distance trains and native trains. This station is operated & maintained by the Southern Railway zone of the Indian Railways and comes below the Thiruvananthapuram railway division. It’s one in each of the foremost vital railway stations in Kerala with trains to any a locality of Asian nation and to boot one in each of the A1 hierarchal stations at intervals the Southern Railway. The Station to boot options a Train Care Centre in its premises. Ernakulam Junction was the first railway station in Kerala to have Associate in nursing escalator. Ernakulam Junction is one amongst the foremost vital stations in Asian nation.
Cochin railway station aka Ernakulam
Harini Sridharan

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Pai Dosa - Ernakulam

This is one of the best a legitimate Dosa Speciality eatery in Kerala.Located at the M G Road, Ernakulam ,Kochi. You get every one of the assortments of Dosa's here on both veg and Non veg. At first they had 36 sorts of Dosa's and now they have more than 100 sorts and the eager Pai Family is still on the exploration to include more. Its simply like a road sustenance joint . People from all kinds of different backgrounds come there including celebrities, Politicians, Sports Personalities and Corporate Executives and obviously families. The sustenance is accessible till 1 am in the morning. With 100 assortments of dosas, it will take numerous visits to taste at any rate some of them. Pai group is generally vegan however the joint offers egg dosas including duck and quail. Few portion in the menu have amusing names like volvo, thattil kutty dosa, bheeman cook, and so forth.
Podi dosa? Well this place will confuse you enough with long names of dosas they serve there. If there is a paradise of Dosas it will be the Pai Brothers Fast Food Centre. It is no exaggeration to call them a paradise as they have more than 100 varieties of delicious dosas in their menu.
JagadIsh

118 Followers, 6 Reviews


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Kerala, South Indian
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Rs. 300 for two people (approx.)

Jew Street - Ernakulam

Jew street is the slender road between Mattancherry Palace and the Pardesi Synagogue. It is well known for the antique shops up and down its sides. The provincial structures coating the road add to its old-world appeal. Go out for a stroll along the Jew Town and you can inhale artifact. The trinket and obsolescent shops along the road are fit for captivating the guests with their assortment and irregularity. The antique shops on Jew Town store everything without exception that can be portrayed as obsolescent and that may get the attention of a vacationer. Gems, wooden columns, porcelain, trinkets, statuettes, cut wooden furniture wooden and metal puppets, and crafted works like mirrors, wooden elephants, inside decorations, depictions - and so on, they have it. Apart from these antiques, one can discover sculptures, high quality toys, weaved pieces of clothing, flower oils, and crystal fixtures in numerous different shops along the road.
Portuguese architecture and a dash of history. The diversity of the place was overwhelming.
Madhura

229 Followers, 21 Reviews


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Basilica of Our Lady of Ransom - Ernakulam

Vallarpadam-Ernakulam is a famous centre of pilgrimage. People from all parts of Kerala and outside, irrespective of caste or creed go to the church to seek the blessings of Mary, the mother of Jesus, popularly known as "Vallarpadathamma".
Nithin

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