All shore excursion tours include daily pickup and drop-off at your port of call.
Head to Fort Cochi and visit St. Francis Church, Dutch Palace and Jew Town (including the Jewish Synagogue, Asia’s best-preserved synagogue with a beautiful hand-painted blue and white porcelain tile floor (no two tiles are alike). Then make a quick stop at the Mattancherry market to buy ethnic items, spices or textiles. Around noon, transfer to the Alleppey jetty and board a cruise around Alleppey backwaters (lunch on board).(L)
08:30 – 09:00: Transfer from pier to Fort Cochin
09:00 – 12:00: Visit St. Francis Church, Old Chinese fishing nets, Jewish Synagogue, Dutch Palace and Jew town – quick visit to Fort Kochi & Mattancherry market to buy ethnic items, spices or textile (30 minutes)
12:00 – 13:30: Transfer from Fort Cochin to Alleppey jetty
13:30 – 16:30: Enjoy day cruise around Alleppey backwaters, lunch on board
16:30 – 18:00: Transfer back from Alleppey jetty to pier