Kumarakom is a small village in Kerala located on the banks of Vembanad Lake, well known for its backwater, village life, amazing hotels, resorts and houseboats.
A panoramic group of islands clustered around the Vembanad Lake, Kumarakom is about 70 km from Kochi (Cochin). This is a part of the Kuttanad region, the rice bowl of Kerala, and is surrounded by lush paddy fields crisscrossed by canals and the lake. The Vembanad lake has its maximum length and breadth near Kumarakom.
Activities in Kumarakom
Memorable boating in Backwater and lakes: Boating in backwater and Lakes is one of the most enjoyable trips in Kerala. Without the experience of this, we can say the Kerala tour is a waste. Lakes are surrounded by Green coconuts. Boating in House Boat or Country boat cruising through the canals of Kumarakom will get an amazing experience because of its riding between the lakes or canals with fully green coconut trees.
Kathakali: Kerala is known to the land of various cultures and traditions. One of the most attractive traditions of Kerala is the unique Dance forms. Kathakali is one such Dance practised in Kerala.
Sun Set cruise in Vembanadu Lake: Nothing can be more beautiful, charming, and alluring than a sun setting on the horizon. On your trip to Kumarakom, one epic thing to do will give your eyes an honour to witness the amazing sunset over Vembanad Lake.
Nearby Sightseeing places in Kumarakom
Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary: It is a paradise for Birdwatcher’s, placed near the scenic backwaters. Situated in the Kottayam district. It’s around 2.6Km from Kumarakom.
Vembanad Lake: The merging point of ten rivers, Vembanad Lake is the glory of the city. It’s around 3.6 Km from Kumarakom. The never-ending mesmerizing backwaters and picturesque backdrop of the lake compel you to stay in this city forever.
Bay Island Driftwood Museum: It’s 1.4 Km from Kumarakom. Bay Island Driftwood Museum, one of its kind museums in India, is propelled by a unique idea. It showcases the carvings and intricate woodwork on driftwood or any other wood recovered from the water.
Pathiramanal Island: A haven for thousands of migratory birds as well as travellers looking for a blissful stay, Pathiramanal Island is known for its luxurious stay amidst nature. Despite being a small island, Pathiramanal ensures an experience unmatched by any. It’s around 19.3 Km from Kumarakom.
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