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Vasco da Gama Square

Kochi (Cochin), India
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Small eateries in the square, We bought seafood from the fish market there and took it to one of... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
cathyhammonds
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Katherine, Australia
A Central Square covering important tourist attractions

The Vasco Da Gama Square is a unique place, located centrally at Mantancherry, is close by to many... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Trotter8116
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Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 6 days ago

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 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Stopped by on a Sunday night. There was a music performance in the park and vendors selling things. Seems like a happening area of Fort Cochin.

Thank steveredler
Reviewed 6 March 2017

There are lots of vendors selling coconuts, fish, souvenirs, etc, but really nothing much interesting about the square itself, though it's adjacent to the Chinese fishing nets, which are quite photogenic. The whole area smells really fishy.

Thank Peregrineri
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Through is channel of nearly always placid water came many a visitor to India's southern most major port and significantly influenced the socio;ogy, the economics and history of Kerala and India. Very soon after the Muziri's long reign, seeped in the ancient mists of time,...More

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