Location: Pierce Leslie Bungalow is housed on the famous beach road and lies in the proximity of the giant Fort Kochi. It can be easily reached as it lies at a distance of merely 13 km from Eranakulam district.
Description: Pierce Leslie Bungalow was originally established to function as the office for Pierce Leslie & Company, back in the year of 1862. They were famous coffee merchants. The architecture of this building has been influenced from Portuguese, Dutch and the local architecture prevailing during that era and depicts a perfect blend of all these different styles. Some of the highlights of this mansion include wooden panels used to act as the roof for the ground floor, doors with intricate carvings, massive and spacious rooms and finely vaulted doorways, along with the waterfront courtyard or verandahs that add charm to the overall look and feel of this house. The house is a must visit on your trip to Kochi, as you can experience being transported to another world.
Activities: Tourists can view the amazing interiors of this giant mansion which served as the office to the famous coffee merchants in the ancient times. One can experience the royal feel after entering the magnificent mansion.