|Kannamaly, Kochi (Map)
|Entry Fee & Timings
|Timings:- The Beach are open to visitors from morning till evening. Entry Fee: The no entry fee to Puthenthode Beach
|Beaches, Fun and Activity
|Place visit with
|Family, Kids, Parants, Siblings, Youngsters
|Best time to visit
|January, February, March, April
About Puthenthode Beach
Puthenthode Beach has a rich historical significance, closely linked to the maritime heritage of Kochi. It was a crucial trading port during the colonial era, serving as a gateway for spices and other commodities. The remnants of ancient shipping infrastructure can still be seen in the vicinity.
Interesting facts about Puthenthode Beach
- Puthenthode Beach is a nesting ground for Olive Ridley turtles, and efforts are made to conserve and protect their habitat.
- It offers a peaceful and less crowded alternative to other popular beaches in Kochi.
- The beach is known for its stunning sunsets, making it a favorite spot for photographers and nature enthusiasts.
How to reach Puthenthode Beach
By Road: Puthenthode Beach is well-connected by road. You can hire a taxi or use public transportation to reach the beach. It's approximately 15 kilometers from the city center of Kochi.
By Train: The nearest railway station is Ernakulam Junction (South), which is around 12 kilometers away from the beach. From there, you can hire a taxi or take a local train to Edapally and then proceed to the beach.
By Air: Cochin International Airport is the nearest airport, situated approximately 32 kilometers away. Taxis and buses are readily available from the airport to reach the beach.
By Bus: Kochi has an extensive network of buses. You can take a bus to Edapally or the nearby Edappally bus terminal and then continue your journey to Puthenthode Beach by taxi or auto-rickshaw.
Nearby famous places
- Fort Kochi - Approximately 17 km away
- Marine Drive - Approximately 14 km away
- Mattancherry Palace - Approximately 17 km away
- Hill Palace Museum - Approximately 21 km away
- Cherai Beach - Approximately 30 km away
- Bolgatty Palace - Approximately 12 km away
- Jewish Synagogue, Mattancherry - Approximately 16 km away
- Santa Cruz Basilica - Approximately 17 km away