If you are no short of time while planning your visit to Alleppey, do visit a beautiful village of Kumarakom near Alleppey. This enchanting tourist’s destination is a cluster of small islands scattered at the Vembanad Lake and also serves as a fascinating backwater spot for the visitors. Nestled amidst breathtaking landscapes enveloped with coconut palms and lush greenery in the backdrop of scintillating lake waters, the place is a haven for the discerning tourists away from the hustle and bustle of city life. Apart from endless natural vistas, Kumarakom is also famous for its bird sanctuary that is a much favored haunt for a wide array of migratory birds including egrets, herons, teals, waterfowls and Siberian Stork etc. Moreover, boating and fishing facility is also available here that makes this place a rejuvenating retreat to enjoy your vacations.