Charming Islands In Ernakulam

Ernakulam is blessed with unlimited natural beauty like beautiful lakes, charming islands, stunning beaches, etc. Here is the list of best islands to spend your vacation with your favorite ones.

1. Kumbalangi

Address: Kumbalangi, Kochi, Kerala, India.

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We need to explore the villages to enjoy the best natural sceneries in Cochin. Kumbalangi is such a spot and this is the first eco-friendly village in India. This fishing village is surrounded by backwaters with a rich collection of mangroves. You can find eternal peace over here and wonderful things you can enjoy here are beautiful Kerala model houses, fishing nets on the shore, coir industries and enjoy delicious seafood dishes.

2. Vypin Island

Address: Vypin, Kochi, Kerala, India.

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This charming island is a popular tourist attraction with stunning beaches like Cherai Beach, Puthuvypu Beach and Kuzhuppilly beach. You can explore the largest fishing harbor in Cochin on the northern part of this island; Munambam Fishing Harbour. You can find a beautiful ancient lighthouse on Puthuvypu beach. Cherai beach is popular for swimming, sunbathing and famous for seafood restaurants. You can enjoy boat trips also from here.

3. Gundu Island

Address: Gundu Island, Puthuvype, Kochi, Kerala.

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This beautiful island spreads around 5 acres and the smallest island in the entire Cochin region. You will get boat services from Vypin Island to reach here. The island catches the attention of visitors with its serene natural beauty. You can enjoy the beauty of backwaters, nature walking, peaceful atmosphere, etc from here. You can also visit a coir factory situated on this island to understand its process.

4. Bolghatty Island

Address: Mulavukad, Ernakulam, Kerala, India.

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Through a thrilling boat riding, you can reach on this island which is surrounded by backwaters. A popular visitor attraction on this island is Bolghatty Palace. It attracts visitors with its stunning architecture and surrounding lake views. It was built by Dutch traders during 1744 as the house of British Governors and after independence it is was converted into a heritage hotel resort with amenities like Ayurvedic treatments, swimming pools, beautiful gardens, fine dining, etc.

5. Sathar Island

Address: Sathar Island, Moothakunnam, Kerala.

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This island was created in the mid of 1880s and spreads around 156 acres. This island is connected with the mainland with Sathar Island Bridge. It is situated on the shore of a tributary of the longest river n Kerala; Periyar River. You can enjoy beautiful sceneries, take photos and enjoy seafood dishes, etc.

6. Kothad Island

Address: Pizhala, Kochi, Kerala 682027.

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This island is surrounded by the beautiful Periyar River. You can enjoy boat trips to reach this island by enjoying the natural beauty of Kerala. This is a beautiful village island where you can find people's lives with different cultures and traditions and as a union.

7. Nedungad Island

Address: Nedungad, Kochi, Kerala 682509.

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Nedungad is a small island in Cochin and a perfect spot to capture some amazing photos in your camera. It attracts visitors with beautiful lakes, palm tree shores, fresh seafood dishes, and thrilling boat rides.

8. Kadamakudy Islands

Address: Kadamakkudy, Kerala 682027, India.

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You can reach this beautiful island from Edappally and popular for watching the beautiful sunrise. You can explore the village beauty at its best from here. This visit helps to rejuvenate your soul and makes you fresh. This island has a very famous toddy shop which is famous for experiencing local cuisine.

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