Kumarakom is a place of natural splendors and every nature lovers must visit this place to sink in the enormous beauty ranging from crystal clear back water, vast tea plantations, lush vegetation, splendid fields of paddy, gorgeous greenery, aromatic spice plantations teemed with pleasant sublime climate and cluster of islands are certainly makes every tourists to feel the paradise. The tranquil beauty of lakes is further glorified by fringes of palm tree. The intoxicating tourist attraction is made more interesting by boat cruises, fishing, boat journey and water funs. It is also a perfect place to enjoy lip smacking sea foods and an ideal destination to rejoice with friends and families.
Must See Places
The cluster of island located n Kamarakom is awe-inspiringly surrounded by numerous lagoons, canals and waterways which made this place famous for back waters. House boats are very popular among tourists. These house boats are perfectly designed for a comfortable stay. The experienced local oarsman helps to explore the untouched scenic of Komarakom.
Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary
It is a heaven for those who have passion of bird watching. The spacious sanctuary is sprawled around 14 acres of land and stands proudly by the efforts of Indian government to preserve the rare bird species. Tourists can enjoy numerous variety of birds and rare endangered bird species mainly night herons, paradise fly-catchers and backed woodpeckers. It is eventually made as arcadia filled with variety of trees and plants to serve as natural habitat for birds. It is a most beautiful and worth visiting bird sanctuary in Kumarkom.
How to reach Kumarakom
Cochin international airport is nearest one located at a distance of 83 km from Kumarakom.
Kottayam is the closest railway station, located 16 km from Kumarakom.
State owned and private buses are well connecting Kumarakom with Major Kerala districts and cities.
In summer 20-32°C, in winter 16-32°C. Kumarakom can be visited throughout the year.