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Catching the Fish - A different way

The net are lowered and raised to catch the fish in a fixed platform. Spend a few minutes to see how they use the Chinese net to catch the fish. Nice to take a few snaps in the... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2016
Kuwait City, Kuwait
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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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55 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2016

The net are lowered and raised to catch the fish in a fixed platform. Spend a few minutes to see how they use the Chinese net to catch the fish. Nice to take a few snaps in the background of the fishing net in the background of "Kayal"

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Coimbatore, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 345 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

The chinese fishing nets are the postcard photo of kochi and a amazing place to take some amazing photo. Best to visit in the evening to take some nice HDR photos

Thank Gugan_Ilango
Chennai (Madras), India
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69 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2016

The nets are lowered and raised to haul up the fishes. All types of fishes gets caught. Just spend a few minutes there to see the lowering of the nets and the fish catches. Nothing more to c than that

Thank ashokkrishnan2015
New Delhi, India
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7 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Away from the traditional method of catching fishes,for a tourist it a spot to visit and understand how the chinese fishing nets work. You can walk along the area and see the Arabian Sea till the end of horizon.Evenings are the best time to visit and click pictures .

Thank Kavita J
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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207 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Much talked about, but not much fishes are caught, Still people watch the process of lowering and raising along with views f the passing ships.

Thank Sam E
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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73 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2016

I could barely stand next to them, they were stinking so badly. The sea next to them resembles a murky bog, rather than the Arabian Sea! Avoidable!

Thank Tanmay_Joshi
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 238 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2016

Beach is small one and has some areas to shoot photos and selfies ! Some really nice views are there. You can walk along the beach in good maintained pathway. You can see big nets used for fishing. Local people may tell you to pull up some load in these nets just to try your power ! You can also... More 

Thank PuneTravelbud
New Delhi, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2016

The area is nice but the fish smell is quite disturbing especially for those who are not really fond of fish

Thank Sumit P
Kochi (Cochin), India
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Reviewed 30 June 2016

On the banks of the backwaters these chinese nets are a beauty on its own, View it with sunrise or sunset as background. The surrounding might be a tad messy and dirty,,Do remember to wear a pair of good walking shoes and carry your camera.

Thank beena8883
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Reviewed 29 June 2016

its a very rare scene that a gigantic fishing net operating manually and catching fish on the ship channel to the Arabian sea . Evening is blessed with lovely sunset

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