Kerala is a land with rich natural wealth that which is the prior reason for the flow of limitless tourists to here every year. The magnetic beauty of hill stations, rivers, lakes, wildlife etc.in Kerala is beyond words to glorify. You can’t just complete the trip to Kerala by covering all major destinations in a single trip. It needs more than a week or two to visit at least the most famous places. Now this time, let’s plan a trip to grasp the charm of the most crowdedCochin City and most beautiful Thrissur District in a single go.
Cochin is a place where the urban beauty meets architectural richness. The colonial buildings in the city hold a unique charm. You can get flight to Cochin International Airport and can avail good and luxurious accommodations in any part of the city like Vytila, Kaloor etc. You can enjoy the beauty of the city from the rooms allotted to you. By making a proper plan, you can start the trip. There are a lot of must visit places in Cochin. The Bolghatty Palace which is now a heritage hotel run by KTDC is a fabulous halt for couples and foreigners. You can enjoy the traditional art form of Kerala, ‘Kadhakali’ from here. Willington Island is another place of interest in Cochin.
The Tripunithura Hill Palace is the largest archaeological museum in Kerala. It showcases the royal belongings of Cochin Kings and many paintings etc. The famous Malayalam movie ‘Manichitrathazhu’ was shot here. There is a children’s park and deer park near the museum. The Mattanchery Palace is a real architectural wonder. This Dutch palace exhibits the blend of traditional Kerala Nalukettu style with European style in building. The Mattanchery Synagogue is one of the oldest existing Jewish Synagogues in the world. The marvellous creativity inside the Synagogue especially on walls, floor etc. are real wonders. For fun lovers, there is Wonderla amusement park in Cochin which is built in international standards. There are a lot of exciting water rides, wave pools and 3D shows etc. in the park.
Kodanadu Elephant Kraal is a place where training is given to elephants. Marine DrivePathway and Cherai Beach are romantic places to visit. Thrissur is the cultural capital of Kerala. At Kalamandalam you can watch and learn most of the traditional art forms and dance forms. Many foreign students study here. Vadakkumnathan Temple is a serene Hindu temple which is located in the centre of city and famous for its calm ambience. The Athirappally Waterfall is a real mind blowing spot to visit. You can take number of fabulous photographs from here. The trip is not ending. There are more wonderful places to visit here.