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Kochi 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 Kochi 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 Kochi 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 Kochi useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Kochi!

Kochi Travel Guide

This city was the first princely state that joined the Indian Union once India won their independence in the year 1947. Much before the Indian Independence, Kochi had faced the rulers from Kulasekhara Empire (1102 CE), Portuguese (somewhere in the year 1503), the Dutch, the Mysore, and lastly by the British Army in the same order as has been mentioned. After Indian independence it became part of India. read more

Kochi Sightseeing

Another famous palace, which regularly attracts tourist to Kochi, is the Hill Palace. This was built during the year of 1865 and it is the official residence of the royal family of Kochi. Hill Palace is famous by the name of Kunnummel Kottaram (in Malayalam language) amongst the locals. The huge palace spreads over an area of around 60 acres and it houses over 49 royal buildings within the boundaries of the palace.... read more

Kochi History

Kochi, the second-most important city of the Indian State of Kerala after the capital-city Thiruvananthapuram, has a pretty captivating history. Although the area had seen human habitation even in pre-historic times (as evidenced by the Menhir found near Tripunithura), the city was formally established as the Kingdom of Cochin in the early years of the 12th century following the disintegration of the Kulsekhara Empire. read more

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