Duration: 5 hours
Kashi Art Café
Interacting with local villagers
Peddling through the streets of Kochi
Visit St. Francis Church
Understand how the famous Chinese nets work
What you will do: explore Fort Kochi, cycling, bird watching, interact with the locals and fishermen
What you will see: Fort Kochi, architecture of a bygone era, St. Francis Church
This stimulating early morning ride is infused with colourful stories from the spicy past of Fort Cochin, allowing you to experience the city from a local perspective. This tour is designed to give you a refreshing glimpse of Fort Kochi and its rich past.
Caught between the serene backwaters and the gorgeous Arabian Sea, this makes for the best rural biking trail, combined with canoeing and experiences of village life around Fort Kochi. The tour starts in the morning where you will discover the streets of Kochi and cross Mattancherry, known for its mutton shops. As you pedal down to the fort you will enjoy the perfect view of the Arabian Sea, leaving you stunned. Further on you have the chance to interact with the local fisherman and understand more about their lives. It is a good opportunity to learn how the intricate Chinese fishing nets work. After stopping and taking a moment to savor the ambience of the famous St. Francis Church, as your journey nears its end you can experience the cafe culture of Kochi by dining at Kashi Art Café.