Kalaripayattu martial art performance

Kochi, India
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What To Expect

Kalarippayattu is a form of martial arts form from Kerala. It's regarded as the oldest and most scientific in the world. Guests would be able to watch the stunts like chattom (jumping), ottam (tunning), and marichil (somersault) including weapons like daggers, swords, spears, and bows. Kalarippayattu training aims at the ultimate coordination of the mind and body, which also includes their indigenous medical practice. Kalaris are also centres of religious worship.The duration of the Kalari show is from 45 minutes to 1 hour where 6 to 7 warriors participate in the demonstration, starting with the introduction of Kalarippayattu. The performance is accompanied by the traditional musical instruments, such as ‘chendamelam’, ‘panchavadiyam’, and edaka. After the performance, guests can interact with the performers and pose with them.

What to remember

Important info

  • Children below 6 years old are not allowed to join this tour
  • Comfortable clothing is suggested
  • Bring your own water bottle, sunglasses, and caps
  • Please confirm the pick-up place and time directly with our local partner. You can find their contact information in the voucher after booking
  • Performance might be canceled without prior notice, please check at the beginning of the tour
Transport. Performance ticket. Pick-up from and drop-off to your hotel in Kochi
Know Before You Go

Find out about India's oldest martial art, Kalaripayattu. Learn a few skills like Kalaripayattu warriors. See a breath-taking Kalaripayattu performance

Cancellation Policy
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Meeting Point

Pick-up from your hotel in Kochi. The pick-up is only from city hotels (within 10km) and if guests wish to be picked up in the outskirts there will be a supplement to be paid on site. During booking, you will be asked to provide your pick-up address. Please confirm the pick-up place and time directly with the local operator whose contact information can be found in the voucher after booking.