Flanked by the Western Ghats on the east and the Arabian Sea on the west, the cosmopolitan of Cochin is the largest city in Kerala, hailed appropriately as “God’s own country”. The quaint shores of Cochin have for time immemorial been drawing explorers and traders from around the world including Arabs, Dutch, Portuguese, and British who have left their intriguing and lasting marks in the city still visible in its ancient architecture, culture and rich history which in turn in recent times has tourists thronging the city in abundance.
The Pardesi Synagogue, Indo-Portuguese Museum, Dutch Cemetery, Mosques, Santa Cruz Basilica, the Chinese fishing nets and everything stand testimony to the various imprints on the city. Cochin is a delightful place to spend your vacation in some of the country’s finest home stays amongst rich heritage, Kerala arts and the famous dance form Kathakali in its traditional form.
Kochi is well connected to all parts of the country via road, Ernakulam being one of the busiest transport hubs, rail with many important passenger trains starting from and halting at the station air and the sea, the city being one of the major commercial ports in India. Ferry boats are operated within the city for transport between the various islands in and around the place.
Fish curry and rice is the most famous food in Cochin and a way of life for natives in the city. The coastal city has some of the best fish and seafood in the world. Apart from this, being ruled by a variety of rulers has left a mark on the city’s cuisine too making for exotic blend heavenly, spicy food with the traditional coconut flavor, of course.
Food delivery in trains
With traveler food, the worry about your train food order is not yours anymore. Place your order just an hour before your train is to reach the place and food delivery at Cochin Jn station is done at your seat. With all the talk about seafood and fish, vegetarians don’t panic. We have you taken care of too!