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Must visit in Kochi

If you're in Kochi then make sure you do not skip this place as it is a leading one as far as... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
RajendraSHegde
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Spices galore

If you need to understand the difference between cassia and cinnamon, ask one of the established... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ravindra R
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you're in Kochi then make sure you do not skip this place as it is a leading one as far as spices are concerned and offers great variety of options to buy at attractive rates

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you need to understand the difference between cassia and cinnamon, ask one of the established shops here. Narrow winding roads lined up with spice and other shops on both sides. Spices cheaper than other places. Good quality cardamom and pepper easily available. Crowded but...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

What a delightful hotel the staff could not do enough absolutely enchanting. The rooms were delightful exquisitely furnish and of a very high specification . The proprietor was hand and gave us history of the hotel and how it was once a spice warehouse. Thoroughly...More

Thank NorthamptonshireAnn
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

This is the place is not so much crowdy. You can buy spices at this place. You can also taste and then buy the spice. The shopkeepers are friendly.

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Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

This is probably the best place to buy common spices (cinnamon, turmeric, fennel, fenugreek, curry powder and so on). The traders are really friendly and helpful and if lucky, they may allow you to taste home grown cashew nuts regardless if you decide to buy...More

Thank Skyhigh37
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Reviewed 6 February 2018

as soon as you enter the Spice market area one can smell amazing aromas of fresh and flavorful spices, ther are numerous shops and you need to walk around, explore, and then buy. Actually if you are going to Munnar cheaper spices with similar quality...More

1  Thank HarryHSR
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Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

This is a nice, diverse market that has all the smells and sounds of India, without all the massive crowds of the huge cities .Lots of selection.

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Reviewed 18 January 2018

Spice Market: Well packaged - ours made it home without incident in a packed case. Ginger warehouse - it is in an old Portuguese set of buildings and uses the square to dry the ginger. In the warehouse ladies were sorting and packing and are...More

1  Thank Cabra
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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Recommend is the all spice market women cooperative. Great place, real value for money (especially if you compare to delhi spice market). Ask tuktuk to bring you there. Do pay the lady workers drying the ginger if making a picture. It really adds a spark...More

Thank jellemir
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

Just next to the Paradesi Synagogue and along the streach of Jew town, this spice market is something very attractive and must visit place.The exotic odor of the finest ginger, cloves, cardamom,Cinnamon, black pepper, Bay leaves, turmeric and pepper, also known as black gold, emanate...More

1  Thank Arup1981
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Sandhya R
28 February 2018|
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Response from Skyhigh37 | Reviewed this property |
Try any of the shops along Broadway stretch. They sell almost the same products but the price could vary.
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