Kochi Arts & Crafts


Whenever we go for shopping the only thing that bothers us is shopping. What to shop and what not? What is best thing, speciality of that place? This article will remove your worry about shopping in the port city of  kochi particularly. It is a place where you can shop  for mementos and gifts items. The native Industry of Art and craft has its roots so deep in the port city, you can even say Kochi city is famous for arts and crafts and to shop that you can find various shops in the market there selling handicraft items. Artisans in Kochiwho creates these handicrafts are skilled and expert in their work and they show their perfection in their creation. Being so precised and valuable these arts and crafts are still quite affordable and this makes all the shops of handicrafts favorite hot spot of tourists where you can purchase wide variety of handicraft items.



In Kochi you can find many varieties in arts and crafts items. Most of the tourists in Kochi like to buy items carved out of rosewood, like paper weights, lamp stands, book ends and also figures of elephants, tigers, deer, elephants, fishes etc. Depends on your choice, if your choice is to buy something different then Along with all those items you can purchase bell-metal like utensils, lamps, bells and so on. If you are more drawn towards ecologically sensitive art and craft items then items made of coconut shells like nut bowls, powder boxes, spoons and hookahs are best for you.

If you are great fond of art and craft items then you must not miss these items like hanging lampshade, made from bamboo.



Kochimaps have listed below the names and addresses of some shops in Kochi  where you can check out for these arts and crafts items. Hope this article will help you to buy Art and craft items.


  • A.K.P. Metallodrome : Shanmugam Road, Cochin
  • Beauty Arts : Shanmugam Road, Cochin
  • C.I. Company : Broadway, Cochin
  • Cochin Ivory and Fine Arts : Mattancherry, Cochin
  • Crafters Antique : Jew Town, Cochin
  • Gujarath Emporium : Market Road, Cochin
  • Indian Curio Centre : Broadway, Cochin
  • Indian Industries : Willingdon Island, Cochin
  • Kairali Handicraft Emporium : M.G. Road, Cochin
  • Kashmir Gift Emporium : Cochin
  • Kerala Artisans Development Corporation : S.N. Junction, Cochin
  • Khadi Gramodyog Bhawan : M.G. Road, Cochin
  • Khataisons Curio Palace : M.G. Road, Cochin
  • Lawrence Handicrafts and Exports : Synagogue Lane, Jew Town, Cochin
  • Surabhi :M.G. Road, Cochin
  • The Jewels and Carpets : M.G. Road, Cochin
  • Unique Crafts :M.G. Road, Cochin