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We went as part of a tour. Fascinating to see the Chinese Fishing nets, have a laugh and smile... read more

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I was unable to find any sign board showing Vasco da Gama square. Based on Google map, I reached... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went as part of a tour. Fascinating to see the Chinese Fishing nets, have a laugh and smile with the fishermen who showed us their catch. Yes, the beach is spoiled by rubbish but we could see they are trying to clean it up....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank rodtrishmcb
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

I was unable to find any sign board showing Vasco da Gama square. Based on Google map, I reached this place. This place is beside Mahatma Gandhi beach.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank niya27
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Whatever it was, it is now a rubbish dump. Neglected, unmaintained, rubbish everywhere. This whole area needs an honest review and the local authorities responsible for the area need to do something about cleaning it up and fixing it. Not just taking tourist dollars. Cannot...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank rodhall3199
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Locals hang out here. The fishing nets, beach, fish market are all here. There are several vendors selling goods for the locals and tourists alike.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Glenn C
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

Quite place in fort kochi. The vasco da Gama church was a new find for me and to know that ther Portuguese explorer was first buti d in this church. His mortal remains were later moved to Lisbon. The church is an old Portuguese church...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Jim G
Reviewed 22 April 2018

Its the center at the heart of the tourist places in Kochi. But it could be maintained well, shopping prices are high.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Smitha201710
Reviewed 18 April 2018

Happened to be here with friends for beach walk. A lots of people especially in the evening. Chinese Net are at close distance. A lot of street vendors for foods and souvenirs. Bit dirty.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank seedhunter
Reviewed 5 April 2018

This is certainly a very vibrant, picturesque, if smelly (fish stalls) and filthy, even for India, area.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank harry w
Reviewed 26 March 2018

many tourist attractions close to this place , you can enjoy the open air restaurent with fresh fish and sea food

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Moez955
Reviewed 20 March 2018

Basic Dr Gama square was all I hoped it wou!d be. So much history & the atmosphere was amazing. The guides in the area were so knowledgeable which increased the experience.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank marionthackham
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