COCHIN – THE LEADING CRUISE DESTINATION IN INDIA
Cochin Port considers cruise as a major business prospect. We are committed to make Cochin Port a leading cruise destination on the Indian coast offering services of international standards. Cochin Port gets major cruise lines like Cunard Lines, Royal Caribbean Lines, Aida Cruises, Costa Cruises etc., every year.
Cochin Port has setup a modern world class fully air-conditioned CRUISE PASSENGER FACILITATION CENTRE –“SAMUDRIKA”, where all statutory clearances like Customs and Immigration for cruise passengers are given under single roof. We also have a dedicated Cruise-cell available round the clock to service the exact requirements of the cruise vessels.
Cochin Port offers a host of amenities to cater to cruise vessels like walk-in-berthing, sufficient draft, bunkering and fresh water services, Proximity to the heritage sites and scenic splendors of Kerala, Cochin city offers shopping malls for handicrafts, Oriental clothing, spices, antiques etc, Leading star hotels nearby, Modern Marina for Exclusive Yacht Parking Zone, a single window service for Customs, Immigration and Port Health clearance.
We aim at being the major cruise destination on the East-West Sea Trade Route from Europe to Australia offering services of comparable international standards.
The port premises reflects the true ambience of Kerala. While at Cochin, besides relishing the pristine, natural opulence of the ‘God’s own country’ and savoring the traditional Kerala cuisine, the travellers can also carry home a variety of oriental exotica as momentos from the shopping arcade in and around Cochin. Come see, feel, taste and carry home the riches of the ‘God’s own country’ – We at Cochin Port will make it happen.