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Cochin Map, India

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Cochin Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Cochin with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Cochin useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Cochin!

Cochin Travel Guide

Beautiful backwaters of CochinCochin enjoys a mixed flavor of British, Portugal, Chinese and Dutch architecture. You can notice that the major part of the old city still preserves an English village look. The legacy in architecture also reflects its people’s religious beliefs and thus it is also a hub of many historic churches and temples. read more
 

Cochin History

Beautiful backwaters of CochinThe British were driven away by the Dutch by 1663. Fort Williams was built by the Dutch, under whom Kochi’s significance as a trading center doubled. The Dutch rule came to an end when they were overthrown by the great ruler of Mysore, Hyder Ali. After the death of Hyder Ali, his equally valiant son Tipu Sultan came to power and Kochi continued to be part of his rule until it was captured by the British in 1791. read more
 

Cochin Sightseeing

Coming to temples, the Santhanagopala-Krishnaswamy Temple in Kochi is one of the oldest temples in India; its foundation was laid around 950 AD. Another important temple in the proximity of Kochi is the Vamanamoorthy Temple. Dedicated to Lord Vamana, the temple has inscriptions dating back to the 10th and 13th centuries. read more

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