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Vasco da Gama Square

Kochi (Cochin), India
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Nice View ,however no beach .Lots of small roadside eateries are available

Recommended time is early morning or sunset time . Can improve cleanliness .Best time to visit is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jainvik85
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Lots to see in this area

A must see while in Kochi...take the ferry for an extra experience...lots to see, do and eat in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Patpv
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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recommended time is early morning or sunset time . Can improve cleanliness .Best time to visit is during monsoon .

Thank Jainvik85
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A must see while in Kochi...take the ferry for an extra experience...lots to see, do and eat in this area...and lots of shopping too!

Thank Patpv
Reviewed 29 May 2017

A monument to visit, to understand part history part travelogue. The church is a declared archaeological monument. Vasco da Gama's mortal remains are supposed to be buried here. Quiet and serene place

Thank Menons
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Small eateries in the square, We bought seafood from the fish market there and took it to one of them to cook. The one we used charged us 300 rupees. The beach is closeby. There is also a promenade.

Thank cathyhammonds
Reviewed 7 May 2017

The Vasco Da Gama Square is a unique place, located centrally at Mantancherry, is close by to many tourist attractions. It has a flea market, restaurants, beach walk way etc. Ideal for shopping stuff related to kerala heritage.

Thank Trotter8116
Reviewed 6 May 2017

for me the chinese fishing nets were the main feature of the square. try to visit at a time when the nets are actually in use (the morning I believe).

Thank Bill V
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Situated in Fort-Kochi beach, An ideal place to watch fishermen use these nets is the Vasco da Gama square, a narrow promenade along the beach. The square, which has numerous stalls serving fresh delicious seafood, tender coconut and so on, is also perfect for a...More

Thank SAVIN55
Reviewed 30 April 2017

After the Chinese fishing nets this is the square where I would want to be and seen in . Marvellous square in the middle of the action. . You can sit and view Chinese fishing nets. There are boat and ferry rides . Also on...More

Thank sdk11_13
Reviewed 16 April 2017

On holidays the square comes lively with street vendors, fish sellers (catch of the day), street cafes, a park for kids near by and a walk along the coast. Though nothing is outstanding besides the chinese fishing nets, still a nice area to spend an...More

Thank Coming_Alive
Reviewed 9 April 2017

One of the first places that i visit when I arrive in Fort Cochin and it is a great place to people watch and see the local people enjoying themselves. In the early mornings you can see selling of fish caught fresh and also in...More

Thank aungkhant
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