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Marine Drive, Kochi (Cochin)

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Also known as Queen's Necklace, Marine Drive is a popular boulevard running along the coast, and home to many celebrities. The busy strip gained its nickname due to the hundreds of lights illuminating the road at night. Palm trees line the promenade, along with restaurants, beaches, shops, hotels, and office buildings. Visit to stroll the walkway and watch the sunset, then grab a drink by the water. For a more wallet-friendly dining option, look for Chowpatty Beach with its stalls selling fast food and snacks. Plan to visit Marine Drive and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Kochi (Cochin) attractions using our Kochi (Cochin) trip generator.
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Reviews
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  • I visited Marine drive with my family on March, we spent more time here. It's a beautiful place but only suggestion is to clean the branches of backwaters and the way to boat landing. I don't know why...  more »
  • The atmosphere along the sea shore is very good and refreshing.we had taken a boat ride of an hour and was worth it  more »
  • do try the boat ride on marine drive which indeed is very relaxing ..we had taken a boat ride of an hour and was worth it  more »
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  • One among the best places in Kochi to hangout with friends and family. Great scenery. Perfect for evening walks. Enjoy sunset and city lights.
  • Good food evenings, calm environment. Got few good shops and a mall with food fort.
  • You can relax, don't expect more like any wash room..
  • Best place to hang out.. Watch out for moral police if you are going with your gf/bf
  • Beautiful place with a long walkway... A great way to spend time with family or friends, or to walk along in solitude, enjoying the scenery... (P. S. You may experience foul smells along the path at some places)