If Kerala is "God's Own Country", then Kochi is the 'Gateway' to this paradisiacal southern state. The city is recognized as one of the seventeen major industrial cities of India, by World Bank. Exports and allied activities are important contributors to the city's economy. Tourism, has of late become a major contributor to the city's income.
Climate – Tropical. Season - Summer
Dress code – Smart casuals/semi formals suitable for tropical summers, during conference, delegate meets, b2b discussions
Kochi is well-connected with the rest of Kerala, as well as India, through roads, rail, sea and inland waterways. The city is about 50 minutes easy drive from the Kochi International Airport.
The Le Meridian, a 5 star hotel, overlooks serene backwaters, in the heart of Kochi. The distance from Kochi International Airport is 31.8 km and the Kochi South Railway Station is just 7.3 km away.