Cherai

Introduction & Travel Information

Cherai

Introduction

Cherai Beach is located in Vypin island, Kochi, India. The lovely beach bordering the Vypeen Island is ideal for swimming. The sea on the Western side and the backwaters on the East give this upcoming tourist destination a uniqueness which can be found only in Kerala. Thick coconut groves and Chinese fishing nets on the waterfront are added attractions.

The lovely beach bordering the Vypeen Island is ideal for swimming. The sea on the Western side and the backwaters on the East give this upcoming tourist destination a uniqueness which can be found only in Kerala. Thick coconut groves and Chinese fishing nets on the waterfront are added attractions.

Cherai Beach
The beaches of Cherai atrracts lots of crowd. This is one of the best beach near to Cochin, the business capital of Kerala.

Cherai Backwater
The backwaters of Cherai is an ideal place for boating.

Ayurvedic Massage
Treat yourself to a traditional Ayurvedic massage at many of the Ayurvedic Massage Centers around and in Spas at Hotels/Resorts.

Kalarippayat, Kathakali shows
Kerala unique matial art in practiced in traditional local gyms nearby. Kayhakali shows operated by private operators . Contact your hotel for timing and rates

Travel Informations

Location
Cherai situated in Ernakulam district of Central Kerala.

How to reach
Airport: Cochin International airport 30 km
Railway Station: Aluva 20 km
Bust Station: At Cherai Town

Mode of Transport in Cherai
Local Taxis, and 3 wheeler autos available.

Bank Timings
Most banks open from 10.00 to 15.30 hours on weekdays. Closed on sundays and 2nd & 4th saturdays. 24 hours ATM's available around the town.

Foreign Exchange
Hotels and Foreign Exchange outlets exchange foreign currencies and travellers cheques.

Postal & Telephone
Government post offices open 09.00 to 15.00 hrs. Private courier services are also available.
Public telephone with international and national dialling available at hotels and STD/NSD booths.

Shopping
The main shopping items are Spices, Artefacts and special Souvenirs made by local tribals.