MATTANCHERRY

MATTANCHERRY– KERALA TRAVEL GUIDE

INTRODUCTION

Mattancherry is a small town which is located adjacent to Kochi. Mattacherry is a place where you can visit old buildings, their cultural centers, trade centers etc. There are many monuments that were constructed and used by foreigners.  Many foreigners were there in Mattancherry during ancient times.
How to Reach Mattancherry:
1. By Road:
 
Mattancherry has a short diatance to Kochi. Buses are always available from Kochi to Mattancherry. Kochi has a good connectivity with all places in Kerala.
 
2. By Train:
 
Thd nearest Railway Station to Mattancherry is Ernakulam North Railway Station and Ernakulam South Railway Station. You can hire a cab or taxi to go to Mattancherry.
 
3. By Air:
 
The nearest airport ti Mattancherry is Cochin International Airport. You can hire a cab or taxi to go to Mattancherry.
Places to Visit in Mattancherry:
Mattancherry Palace: 
 
Mattancherry palace consist of lot of histories about Mattancherry. Mattancherry palace is also known as Dutch Palace beacuse the Dutch rulers maintained a good connection with the King of Mattancherry.
 
Jew Street:
 
 Jew street is a street when Jews who came to India lived during ancient times. That street was a major trading centre of jews. This is a major shopping centre for handmade crafts. Visitors can purchase handicrafts from this place.
 
Dharmanath Jain Temple: 
 
This is a holy place for Jains in Mattancherry. This is the place where they conduct their prayers. The jains are mainly Gujarathees in Mattancherrry. The flooring of the Jain Temple is done with white marble.
 
JeevaMatha Church
 
JeevaMatha Church is a workship center of Christians in Mattancherry. It is a calm and quiet place. Visitors from different places can come and pray here.
Things to Do in Mattancherry
Sightseeing: 
 
There are a lot of places to see in Mattancherry. You can walk through the streets of Mattancherry and can witness different cultures of Mattancherry.
 
Shopping:
 
There are a lot of shops for shopping in Mattancherry. You can shop different things that yku can't get from other places in Mattancherry.
Hotels in Mattancherry:
There are many hotels in Mattancherry. You can stay in any hotels according to your budget.