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Densely populated islands in Asia! Near Fort Kochi or Ernakulam North railway station

This island is non-touristy and you can see local life and beautiful beach, fish farming! I even... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Udupi, India
A wonderful experience

We hopped on a ferry from Fort Kochi to get on to this island - just for three rupees! Just like... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2018
Mumbai, India
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5 Km From Ernakulam, Kochi (Cochin), India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This island is non-touristy and you can see local life and beautiful beach, fish farming! I even seen shooting of local malayalam movie with actor Fahadh Faasil. There are many temples, church, local market, multiplex... everything is here. To reach Vypin Island, Just walk from...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2018

We hopped on a ferry from Fort Kochi to get on to this island - just for three rupees! Just like Kochi, this beach also has its very own Chinese fishing nets.

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Vypeen Island is the relaxing getaway place for Kochi offering long and mostly quiet beaches as well as backwaters, a large choice of hotels and many restaurants of different categories. We went for two extra days and it was worth it.

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Reviewed 26 February 2018

This is one of the must to do thing in kochi. The beach is easily reach by local transport. You can enjoy romantic time there.

Thank dj319
Reviewed 5 February 2018

visited this beautiful island by ferry, we were staying in the main city and came to Vypeen on our way to Cherai beach, met an uncle on the ferry who's office was in Vypeen. He gave us some good tips and was fun to chat...More

1  Thank HarryHSR
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

This is one of the very familiar place in ernakulam.we were see more than seven times.This is good tourism place.

1  Thank jishnumj
Reviewed 17 December 2017

On our last day in Kerala and staying at Fort Kochi we decided to spend it on the Vypeen beach. We went there by ferry and bus and had to walk the last part, about 15 minuttes. There was not a beach all the way,...More

2  Thank rolandzon
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

This is one of the best place in Ernakulam.we were go above three or more time.such a beautiful place is that.

Thank jishnumj
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

This was the favourite part of our stay in Cochin. We caught the ferry over to Vypeen Island, an experience in itself as it was teeming with people, cars and bikes - all for 3 rupees each! After a 10 minute crossing we walked a...More

7  Thank KTP310
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We had planned to get the ferry (only 3 rupees each way!) and then to get bus or tut tut to the beach but as it turned out we only had time on our last day to get the ferry over. That's an experience just...More

1  Thank smills2
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7 March 2018|
Response from HarryHSR | Reviewed this property |
we used OLA from the airport to our hotel which was a good experience, took a private taxi from Kottayam taxi, driver was not amazing though!
11 January 2018|
Response from Indubala b | Reviewed this property |
Maarari beach is little far. But definitely worth it. Cherai beach has become crowded. Maybe you should go to kuzhupilly beach instead. It is less commercialised compared to Cherai beach. Visit fort cochin and Mattancherry... More