Jew Town, Kochi (Cochin)

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Jew Town represents the part of the town famous for its antique shops and old-world charm. Located between the locality's palace and synagogue, the curio and emporiums captivate visitors with their variety and rarity. Experience a traditional environment which maintained its religious freedom throughout the ages. Taste local Jewish dishes and immerse yourself in a culture seldom found on Indian soil. Learn some Jewish customs to show respect and understanding. Make Jew Town a part of your Kochi (Cochin) vacation plans using our Kochi (Cochin) online route planner .
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  • Although it’s called “Jew Town” there are so few practicing Jewish people left here it’s pretty deceiving, you can literally count them on one hand, but the history of the area is incredible. It’s a g...  more »
  • You can see Jewish houses in which the reside no more. All place has been converted to a market place for shopping for foreign tourist visiting Paradesi Synagouge.  more »
  • There is a synagogue, reviewed separately, but this is just a few streets and shops. Be prepared for some keen interest from the shop keepers. Apparently there are now only 5 Jews living in the area, ...  more »
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