HOTELS IN KOCHI NEAR RAINBOW BRIDGE
The Rainbow Bridge of Kochi is a foot bridge or walkway in Marine Drive. Shaped like a rainbow, it is very picturesque, especially in the evening when the different lights of the bridge give it an ethereal look. It is a favourite place among locals and tourists to get beautiful pictures taken. Marine Drive is a very popular place in itself and can be reached by state buses, local trains, and auto rickshaws. Private taxis are also available throughout the day and night. It is 33.6km away from Cochin International Airport, and 2.9km away from the main railway station of the city, the Ernakulam Junction. From the second important railway station of the city, Ernakulam Town, Marine Drive is about 2.4km away. Marine Drive is a popular tourist destination and has many two star to four star hotels nearby. These are affordable hotels meant for every type of traveller, be it a lone traveller here for a few days, or a big group of tourists. You can get accommodation for long stay and short stay at the hotels near Rainbow Bridge, Kochi. There are many Treebo hotels here too, offering basic services like free breakfast and snacks, hot water service in the bathroom, air conditioned rooms, etc. Some hotels even provide additional services like HD channels on TV, free access to hotel Wi-Fi, banquet hall booking, and more. All of these services come at very reasonable rates. There are not only many hotels in Kochi near Rainbow Bridge, but also many fine restaurants and cafes where you can eat some good food, like Fort Café and Restaurant, Café de Arabia, and Couchyn at the Grand. Apart from Marine Drive and Rainbow Bridge, the region also has many other good places to see and things to do. There are many shopping malls in the vicinity where you can buy apparels, accessories and other items at good prices. The Chinese Fishing Net Bridge is another bridge to visit in Marine Drive. The famous backwaters of Kerala and the Vembanad Lake are also reachable from here by commercial jetties and boats.