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Chinese Fishing Nets

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Fort Kochi Beach | Kochi-682001 Kerala India, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
+91 98466 71052
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Fort Kochi Beach | Kochi-682001 Kerala India, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
Fort Kochi Beach | Kochi-682001 Kerala India, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
+91 98466 71052
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Interesting. The fisherman encourage you to go on to the platform. There are several of them and also at Vypin Island.

Thank Gspooner123
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

While in Kochi we visited the chinese fishing nets and were quite impressed with the simple but effective mechanism of these nets. It is quite sad that there is not much business activity nowadays and it is more a tourist visit to see some of...More

Thank Sathya U
Reviewed 2 days ago

The fishing nets are indeed different and a good view. I heard that people there still use to get fish.

Thank shiva p
Reviewed 3 days ago

Along the front you will see several chinese fishing nets which are interesting watch but the fishermen make more money from people taking photographs. You can,t blame them as the catches are very small. Sadly as with many places in India the garbage on the...More

Thank Robin C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

There are quite a few along the beach area good to see at high tide them catching fish. 4_6 men working the counterweight and a man with a small net scooping out the fish. And birds and cats hoping for a handoyt Lovely area with...More

Thank Helen H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

No need to stop and see. You can see these Chinese fishing nets during you backwater boat ride as well.

Thank kalyanitare
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great to go and watch. Interesting form of fishing! And yes, they do manage to catch fish, though I didn’t see any big ones being pulled out.

Thank Jan L
Reviewed 4 days ago

The anche pient chinese way to catch fish on flowing river waters were seen at this place. The pathway is bit dirty though. The fishermen in the locality is kind enough to see you the operation mecanisum of the fishing nets,if you spent few time...More

Thank buddhika w
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

There is no great advantage in getting on to the mechanism as it is seen best from the shore. Apart from June/July the nets come up empty each time.

Thank Chess2016
Reviewed 5 days ago

The fishing nets are fun to see, but once you have seen them, there is much more to see nearby. At the end of the fishing nets is the location of the daily fish auction from about 530 to 7PM. Local fishermen pull their boats...More

Thank Herbert M
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Rohit P
6 December 2017|
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Response from Bechara S | Reviewed this property |
They r happy with anything u give
Saad D
2 June 2017|
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Response from Aiswarya K | Reviewed this property |
u can come by Bus directly from wayanad tht go to alleppey that will more cheaper and takeing a car from there depends on the car i take and travel if its indica it charge around minimum 9 or 10 rs per km i thnk.
8 March 2015|
Response from abhkfdgg |
Hi abhijeet here, I tell you the best plan that will cover most famous places as rated on tripadviser  DAY 1:-arrive at Cochin before 12am,then went to Athirapally waterfalls then back to Cochin & stay at cochin DAY... More