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... the administrative office of the Kochi kings, now it acts as a heritage site housing the past in an ever changing present towards a glorious future. Again, no photography, but all was captured in our memories, as we went through exhibits of crowns and ornaments of erstwhile Cochin royal family, various historic paintings, sculptures in stone and marble, weapons, inscriptions, coins, household utensils etc. The Horse cart gallery and weapon gallery are amazing as well. The major ...
... was overcrowded and the windows were just holes which we loved but everyone kept closing them, which we didn't love as the shutters are fold down metal blinds that black out the bus and make it insufferably hot. It was only an hour and a half to Alleppey and we luckily got poached as soon as we got off the bus by a guesthouse. The guesthouse turned out to be great and they even booked us our houseboat! Which we're on right now. But more on that ...
At 6:30 this morning we watched 15 immigration officers board the ship from another boat to stamp our landing cards. We only had to wait in line about 20 minutes this time and were able to leave the ship at 8:30. Got a taxi and told him we wanted to ride an elephant. Said the only place was at an elephant training facility 70 kilometers away. Took us about an hour and a half to get there but was ...
... own car or taxi, then it is better to be in Valparai town where you can easily get public buses, autos and taxis to move around.
All Valparai accommodation rates are negotiable depending on season and your bargaining skills. Do not be shy to bargain if you want a good deal.
Green Hills Tel: 04253 222562
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service