Kumarakom, a picture perfect emerald peninsula and a cluster of small islands jutting out into the pristine Vembanad Lake is a beautiful travel destination in Kerala. Nestled at a distance of just 15 km from Kottayam town in Kerala, Kumarakom is bestowed with ethereal natural beauty that beckons hoard of tourists to this enchanting land. Also referred as the gateway to the backwaters of Kerala, Kumarakom is a popular backwater destination and provides the tourists with plentiful of water sports activities. Endowed with a vast network of lakes and lagoons, the backwaters of this mesmerizing town offers an exhilarating experience of cruising, fishing and sightseeing along the scintillating waters at Kumarakom.
The unexceptionally beautiful and charming destination of Kumarakom introduces the visitors into a paradise locked with surreal natural beauty laded with emerald green paddy fields, coconut canopies, dense mangrove forestsand captivating waterways dotted with colorful blossoms. Blessed with a pleasant tropical climate and tranquil surroundings, Kumarakom is a perfect holiday destination for the loving couples or honeymooners seeking solitude and peace. Every nook and corner of this picturesque land seems to be showered upon by the mystical charm of nature at its perfection which can be truly experienced in the blooming of white lilies, in the chirping of multi-colored birds, in the succulent freshwater fishes and in the fresh blow of swaying breeze.
While in Kumarakom, let us wander into the depths of the exotic bird sanctuary of the region which is a favorite haunt of a multitude of bird species like teal, waterfowls, ducks, cuckoo, herons and many more. It’s a perfect place for a variety of migratory birds that flock here from all the parts of the world and also attract the bird watchers to the sanctuary in Kumarakom.
Rejuvenate your body and soul with an ayurvedic massage, enjoy a lip-smacking sea food platter and get soaked into the bountiful of beauty that the nature has bestowed here at its very best.