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Kerala God's Own Land!!

Amazing and wonderful. We were unable to get this company for our tour. They were fully booked as... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2018
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Very Professional every step of the way

First rate every step of the way. Answered all my questions as I determined which tour was best... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2018
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Cochin Magic offers walking tours for small groups of 2-6 people, personalized tours by car for independent travelers, and bus tours for larger groups. We also offer several day trips that showcase Kerala’s natural beauty, culture and cuisine. You...more
Kochi (Cochin), India
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Reviewed 24 May 2018

Amazing and wonderful. We were unable to get this company for our tour. They were fully booked as the month of May is school holiday and people from other parts of India take time to travel with their families. So we hired a private vehicle...More

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Deepa_Krishnan, Owner at Cochin Magic Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Please delete this review as you have not booked a tour with us.

Reviewed 26 April 2018

First rate every step of the way. Answered all my questions as I determined which tour was best for our group. Our guide's English was excellent as was the drivers. Our guide Mr. Thomas adjusted our tour based upon our interests, the heat of the...More

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Deepa_Krishnan, Owner at Cochin Magic Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2018

Delighted you enjoyed the day. Yes it is very hot and humid in April. Thank you so much for the review.

Reviewed 23 April 2018

Easy to book, our guild soni was on time, and was for informative. The food was excellent, and the tour around the village, with the punted canoe, was very good. We all enjoyed our day, and would recommend it. Thank you.

1  Thank 205pag
Reviewed 1 April 2018

We booked shore excursions with Parveen of Magic tours of India for our ports of call of Mangalore and Cochin. We were picked up and dropped off at the piers without problems and the drivers were excellent. The cars were comfortable, in good condition and...More

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Reviewed 11 March 2018

The team at Magic were fantastic. Everything went so smoothly- all the drivers and guides were lovely people who took care of us, anticipating our needs. Would definitely use Mgic India to organise another itinerary.

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Reviewed 25 February 2018

We did the Backwaters village exploration by hand-punted canoe day trip with our guide called Melvin. It was an enjoyable trip which we booked whilst in the UK. On reflection, we felt that we had paid well over the odds for the trip and could...More

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Reviewed 26 January 2018

And on reflection, it was outstanding anyway. Our guide, Dominic, was highly personable, engaging and he knew his way around. It wasn't the typical, dry, factual tour guide experience, we had some good conversation about what it is like to live in Kerala, work, home,...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

We had a great time traveling the backwaters of Kerala on their village canoe trip with our fabulous guide, Sanin Das. The Thali meal we ate by hand was excellent (aside from our poor ability to eat by hand)! He also took us on the...More

1  Thank Rachael J
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Our guide Melvyn was excellent. Very knowledgeable and had plenty patience. All the sites we covered were extremely interesting and the party of eight enjoyed every moment of the experience. Not to be missed. Great tour group. Thanks for the experience it was Magic!!

1  Thank CeedubSwansea
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We had a half day tour round Cochin and it was fabulous! Loved the Dobi so much we went back later had some items laundered which was great. The guide and driver showed us so many things we would have missed, the Jewish Synagogue (recently...More

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19 June 2018|
Response from Deepa_Krishnan | Property representative |
There are many places in Ernakulam which you can book, please use the tripadvisor hotel pages to check the reviews and book.
31 May 2018|
Response from Deepa_Krishnan | Property representative |
Please go to our website, the contact information is mentioned there. Regards Deepa
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20 May 2018|
Response from Deepa_Krishnan | Property representative |
Dear Mr. Jagan - we will contact you today. Regards Deepa