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Fort Kochi Beach | Kochi-682001 Kerala India, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
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Reviewed today via mobile

Thank you for teaching us how to man the ropes!! Lots of fun and very interesting. These guys rely on tips after showing you he boats and you will see for yourself.... But the fish collected has gone from 100-200kg a day pre tsunami (2006)...More

Thank mattpreston01
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Prior to my visit of Kochi had much heard about the Chinese Fishing Net so had natural curiosity. In Kochi I made it a point to visit the area where such fishing is practised. Saw them in operation, some in still condition. Here a streched...More

Thank Ratnesh M
Reviewed 5 days ago

Very interesting to see how the fishermen catch the fish using the Chinese Fishing nets. It was impressive how they have designed the fishing equipment. The fish market was not far away so you could get very fresh fish.

Thank Kjetil F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nets are very beautiful very less effort to catch fish.Good knowledge of engineering,mechanical engineers should have a look to this.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very interesting to see. Good tour. Fascinating area with many locals selling the fish that had just been caught.

Thank Ann G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to visit and yes fresh fish cooked in local style is an addition to the ambiance. Lovely place

Thank uma S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have never seen anything like these before so I was amazed and spent many hours in the mornings watching the locals cast these nets and then reel in their load. A very simple operation, albeit hard work but it really is fascinating to watch....More

Thank Gabe C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Funny to see how they are fishing, nice to visit. A lot of fish to buy and they will also cook it for you.

Thank Benjamin W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Saw the Chinese fishing net had a personnel experience with fisherman on how to raise and catch fish did it myself lovely experience and fisherfolk also very enthusiastic to let us do it along with them.Also they sell cook and give you fish to eat...More

Thank mehtats
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chinese Fishing Nets is not that worthwhile though it is quite popular tourist spot. Not much to see except fishing nets.

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December 6, 2017|
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Response from Bechara S | Reviewed this property |
They r happy with anything u give
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June 1, 2017|
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Response from Aiswarya K | Reviewed this property |
u can come by Bus directly from wayanad tht go to alleppey that will more cheaper and takeing a car from there depends on the car i take and travel if its indica it charge around minimum 9 or 10 rs per km i thnk.
March 8, 2015|
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Hi abhijeet here, I tell you the best plan that will cover most famous places as rated on tripadviser  DAY 1:-arrive at Cochin before 12am,then went to Athirapally waterfalls then back to Cochin & stay at cochin DAY... More