Kumarakom - its backwater tourism OR rice bowl of Kerala

Kumarakom Travel Guide

The untouched gem in the crown of Kerala tourism, Kumarakom is known globally for its amazing backwaters, wildlife sanctuaries, national parks, and a number of historical places that keep travelers mesmerized for a long time and persuade them to visit the city again and gain. Needless to say, the clean stream of the Vembanad Lake that runs into the mainland at Kumarakom forms gorgeous selection lagoons, brooks, channels and waterways. These are considered as the major in the midst of the sightseer attractions in Kumarakom that persuade travelers to explore the place again and again.

On the other hand, the backwater is rich in maritime life and well-known amongst the creatures that can be spotted. Some of the amazing and unique species like ‘Kumarakom Karimeen' (pearl spotted fish), Konju (tiger prawns), Njandu (crabs), Chemeen (prawns) and others keep you enticed for a long time in Kumarakom tours.

In addition to this, there are also a number of other major attractions in and around Kumarakom that are sure to lure you and add more spice in your holidays. In other words, water birds, wandering birds, mangrove forests and the renowned bird sanctuary are some of the other tourist attractions in Kumarakom.

Some of the added attractions in Kumarakom are :

Water Bird Sanctuary Water Bird Sanctuary : The beautiful location is spread in the area of 14 acres of scenic land on the eastern banks of the Vembanad Lake. It is a home to an amazing variety of birds that you have ever seen lik waterfowl, water ducks, cuckoos, wild ducks and a host of other species. Rare birds like Siberian Storks also migrate here from time to time that lure tourists.

Backwater Cruise Backwater Cruise : No doubt, Kerala is known for backwaters and Kumarakom is the ideal place to enjoy the backwaters by embarking on an enchanting and peaceful cruise. A hang about at whichever of the wonderful houseboats is also a must while holidaying at Kumarakom.

The Vembanad Lake The Vembanad Lake : It is one of the fascinating tourist and picnic spot in Kumarakom that provides exhilarating options of boating, fishing and sightseeing in a unique way.

In addition to this, there are also a number of other wildlife sanctuaries and other destinations that are sure to keep you enticed for a long time. Kumarakom is also known for perfect and a different accommodation the houseboats. However, there are also some hotels and resorts where you can accommodate and enjoy your Kerala tour to the fullest.

If you are sea-food aficionado, here you have a plenty of chances to enjoy sea food and pure south Indian food as well. There are a number of restaurants and Dhabas here where you will find the right sea food along with South Indian food.

Reaching to Kumarakom is easy and hassle-free as the city is well connected via road and water to major cities. book now