Highlights of Cochin (Indo-Portuguese Museum)

  • Port

    Cochin, India

  • Activity level

    Medium

  • Activity type

    TBC

  • Wheelchair accessible

    NO

  • Cost From

    Adults

    USD60.0 per person

  • Minimum age

    2

  • Duration

    Approximately 4.15 hours.

  • Meals included

    No

Discover the history of the city of Cochin, once situated on the main trade route between Europe and China. You’ll explore the St. Francis Church, India’s oldest European church, and visit the Indo-Portuguese Museum, which showcases the Portuguese influence on the art and architecture of the region. You’ll also visit the interesting Chinese fishing nets, fixed land installations, for an unusual form of fishing using shore-operated elevator nets. Then it’s on to the Dutch Palace, with its large number of fine murals, before a short walk through the bustling shops of the Jewish Quarter.