Kumarakom Backwaters

Kumarakom is a beautiful backwater destination in Kerala located 16 km away from Kottayam town. It is popularly known as the rice bowl of Kerala. Place can also be approached through a voyage from Alappuzha.

Kumarakom is a cluster of small islands on the Vembanad Lake, which have been converted into a number of tourist resorts. Most these resorts present at the pristine backwaters of Kerala serves its guests most hospitably with the ancient Ayurvedic treatments. Kumarakom is an unbelievably beautiful paradise of mangrove forests, emerald green paddy fields and coconut groves interspersed with enchanting waterways and canals.

This enchanting backwater destination offers visitors many other leisure options. The village of Kumarakom is a serene region with lot many coconut palms and shallow waterways. One of the most important attractions at Kumarakom is the natural bird sanctuary and is truly a great experience for ornithologists.