Kumarakom is the most enchanting backwater destination in Kerala. It is located on the banks of Vembanad Lake in the Kuttanad region of Kottayam district. Vembanad Lake is one of the largest fresh water lakes in India. Also known as the Queen of Vembanad, Kumarakom is the most famous kerala backwaters destination for traditional houseboat rides and it is among the most popular Kerala tourist places. The major sightseeing option at Kumarakom is houseboat cruise in backwaters of Vembanad.
Another important things to see in Kumarakom is the Bird Sanctuary where a wide variety of birds could be seen there.
Cabs starting at Rs 3400/- including driver bata, tolls and parking.
Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary is one of the famous bird sanctuaries in Kerala, situated on the banks of Vembanad Lake. The sanctuary is an amazing paradise of mangrove forests, emerald green paddy fields and coconut groves. This is one of the best places to visit in Kumarakom, among the best places to visit in Kerala.
umarakom backwater cruises are a unique experience which leaves memories for lifetime. There are Country boats and Houseboats for the boat cruise experience. A Houseboat cruise along the backwaters is really an amazing experience for every traveler to Kumarakom. Excellent marine and freshwater fish including tasty karimeen, shrimp, and prawns are available in the area. Kumarakom is the venue for Sree Narayana Jayanthi Boat Race held in September during Onam festival.
A glass of toddy and some great Kerala dishes…..Doesn’t it sound to be a perfect combination? Well, indeed it is and what more you can ask when you can get to relish both under one roof. Kumarakom Shops are such place to be in that serves authentic Kerala cuisine suitable for all sorts of customers.
through Bird Sactuary