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South Indian Home Cooking Class in Kochi

South Indian Home Cooking Class in Kochi
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Experience authentic Indian life during a cooking class in Kochi! In the home kitchen of a welcoming family you'll learn to whip up South Indian cuisine and get a first-hand look at local customs. Learn about the spices, fresh produce and other ingredients that make up your home-cooked meal, and then share dinner — including 'massala chai' (spiced tea) and dessert — with your newfound friends. Numbers are limited to 12 people, ensuring a personalized experience with a small group.

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COK Cochin Airport Taxi Service

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 Official Cochin Airport Taxi Service


Official Cochin Airport Taxi Recommendations

IHateTaxis.com recommends the official Cochin Airport taxi service.

A taxi from Cochin Airport is a good way to get to town.

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Official Cochin Airport Taxi Rates & Fares

Cochin Airport taxi rates given here are in the local currency (INR or Indian Rupee). Use our currency converter or the cheat sheet to the left if you would like to convert to your currency. Note that Cochin Airport taxi rates given here are for official taxis and unofficial or pirate taxis (discussed below) may be different. Drivers may accept USD.

  • For airport or city transfers, the standard charge is INR 510 for a non air-conditioned taxi or INR 650 for an air-conditioned taxi, with an additional premium of 15-25% for fares at night (1900 - 0600).

    From the COK Cochin International Airport to Aluva is INR 250.

    From the COK Cochin International Airport to Ernakulam is INR 500 and takes approximately an hour.

    From the COK Cochin International Airport to Willington Island and Fort Kochi is about INR 650.

Kochi Taxi Payment: Cash • Pre-paid Coupon/Voucher • Credit cards are not accepted for pre-paid taxi transfers
Drivers may accept USD.
Kochi Taxi Tipping Recommendation: Tipping optional, Round up to next bill/large coin

Official Cochin Airport Taxi Details

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Metered Cochin Airport taxi services are available outside the Arrivals Hall for both terminals.

Pre-paid Cochin Airport taxis are available round the clock to any destination in and around Cochin. There are computerized and automated Pre Paid Taxi Counters are present at both the Domestic and International Terminals, managed by airport staff.

The types of vehicles available are ordinary and air-conditioned Ambassadors, Tata Sumo and Toyota Qualis.

Arrive or depart stress-free at the Cochin Airport by pre-booking your private Cochin Airport transfer.
See our Cochin Airport private transfer options page for more information and pricing.

 Unofficial Cochin Airport Taxi Service or Hire Points


Three-wheeler Cochin Airport taxi autos are not allowed to solicit passengers inside the COK Cochin International Airport. However, it is fairly easy to get an auto outside the Arrivals Hall which is ideal for budget conscious travelers. An auto ride from the COK Cochin International Airport to the nearest railway station like Angamally or Aluva will cost you less than INR 50. Be prepared to bargain hard!

Getting autos early in the morning and late at night can be difficult.

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Last Updated: 16 Feb 2015