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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Old Cochin, Kochi (Cochin) 682002, India
+91 90379 03060
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you know the Jewish town and the people, can visit this place. The homes built in their type of architecture. I visited the complete area on the auto.

Thank abdulzameerahameds
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are lots of things we can do in Jew town, my personal experience people want to carry one more wallet. The product price are too heigh , all things selling in a tourist price , best we can do is bargain then you will...More

Thank Jerin J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jew town, a wonderful place to roam around with your loved ones. Many many shops gives us the perfect purchase option. SHOPS- Antiques, handcrafts, jewelleries, souvenir, perfumes and countless varieties of so many things which can say a good story behind the jewish scenario...

Thank alwin t
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very beautiful attractive place for the travelers....lots of shopping streets with varieties....this is one of the memory of old kochi...

Thank Ayurjani A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this meeting with the last Jew from Fort Kochi was very moving. So many memories in the head of this old woman of 95 years ... Mazel tov Sarah!

Thank mousso
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The streets and the buildings/homes are completely untouched and represent the jewish way of living. Do visit this place to experience their heritage.

Thank shreyashj2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a small location in the old city. The beauty of this place is that the streets are very narrow. A nice place to take a stroll with many good looking antique shops. Its just a tuck tuck drive from Fort kochi. If you...More

Thank shabeeratatta321
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We walked through the Jew town and old town of Mattancherry. We stayed at The Bungalow heritage homstay at Vypeen and it was a ferry ride away and walk. We enjoyed the town with it's old warehouses, shops. Highly recommended.

Thank marinesailor999
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Jew town is an area where once jewish people used to live before they migrated to Israel. Each and every building in this region is of jewish architecture. Now these buildings have cafes and souvenir shops. Jewish synagogue is also in this area. It is...More

Thank musafir15
Reviewed August 14, 2018

Well you just have to walk around this area. Traffic is minimal (I dont think cars are allowed). Interesting shops and architecture in the area. Well worth the visit and pop over to the Dutch palace after.

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Pratheesh n
June 13, 2017|
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Response from nyackgirl47 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is parking. You can park on the streets there.
Bleslie S
April 8, 2017|
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Response from manojayyappan | Reviewed this property |
No need for guide or donation,they charge a minmalk entrance fee...afternoon 1-4 they close..visit before or after,,no need for guide