From Chowara, the major city of Cochin is 17 miles (27 kilometers) to the southwest.
There is no need to limit yourself to the attractions of Chowara because the whole region has been blessed with numerous terrific things to do and see. Two examples of places within a relatively short distance of Chowara are Pudukad, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the southeast, and Kanjiramattom, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the north.
While you are on holiday in Chowara, why don't you visit Cochin. Approximately 17 miles (27 kilometers) to the southwest, this regional transport and shopping hub is home to Santa Cruz Cathedral, St. Francis Church and Durbar Hall Art Gallery. And don't rush back to Chowara until you've spent a little time at Cochin's Jain Temple, Chinese Fishing Nets and Spice Market.
Faith is a pivotal facet of every place's make-up, so why not set aside some time to visit the area's many monasteries and other important religious sites. For a window into local culture, make a beeline for Kerala's craft workshops and theaters.
Don't visit this region without seeing it from a completely new perspective. There are a few great places to try paragliding. One of the nicest ways to experience the great outdoors in the area around Chowara is to sign up for a mountain climbing or mountain biking tour.
When it's finally time to bid goodbye to Chowara, head to the nearest major airport situated in Cochin, less than 1 mile (1. 6 kilometers) to the east.