With its breathtaking scenic beauty Kochi is a vibrant city, located on the south west coast of Indian Peninsula and in the state of Kerala which is proclaimed as ‘God’s own country’. Kochi over the years have emerged as the industrial and commercial capital city of Kerala, and an important city on the west coast of India, after Mumbai. The city of Kochi boasts of having an international airport that links to major cities around the world. With the lining of coconut trees and the backwaters is the most enchanting and welcoming sights to tourists, this is why many tourists flock to the beautiful city of Kochi all year round. The most attracting feature of Kochi is the backwaters, which are the most frequented ones, and there are various backwater cruises in the city, so when you are staying in a hotel, do make sure to take time to enjoy a backwater cruise to experience the wild flowers, the unique wild birds and the lush greenery along the banks, the backwaters of Kochi offers breathtaking views. The city of Kochi is an interesting place and there are many tourist spots to explore and enjoy, the place is meant for everyone. Plan your days well you don’t miss out on nay the important tourist sites, visit the historical forts, churches or museums to explore and learn about its fascinating history, or take a stroll along the beach particularly at sunset to witness the mesmerising views of the sea , or take the kids to the Mangalavanam Bird Sanctuary which is a home to many rare and exotic resident and migratory birds, and above all don’t give Kathakali a miss! This is a traditional dance of Kerala where the story is depicted with hand gestures and impressive facial expressions, which will leave you, spell bounded! Looking for accommodation in Kochi? There are plenty of wide ranges of luxury, mid price and budget hotels to choose from, according to your comfort and needs. Le Méridien Kochi is set amidst palm lined plains on the backwaters of Kerala, this top hotel in Kochi hotel provides elegant spacious rooms and suites with whirlpool tubs to soak into after long day of sightseeing. The guests can also avail the service of the local houseboat. Trident Hotel in Cochin is located on Willingdon Island, this best hotel in Kochi set in a tropical style building is surely going to make you want to have a good time relaxing at the outdoor pool on a sundeck, and also offers contemporary rooms and suites with latest amenities and best facilities to guest. The Old Harbour Hotel is a Dutch Colonial style building providing elegant rooms with high ceilings decorated with antique wooden furniture, to enjoy more privacy some of the rooms include verandas, private ponds and an open sir showers.