The slender coconut palms standing here, there and everywhere, its never ending paddy fields, meandering lagoons and backwaters, mangroves nesting birds of a hundred varieties can peacefully calm and invigorate your mind with renewed inspiration for your vocation and life. That is the pristine beauty of Kumarakom.
When nature is all you need to recuperate, Kumarakom is undoubtedly the most invigorating, fascinating paradise in God’s own country. Kumarakom the charming emerald peninsula jutting into the ever-effervescent Vembanad Lake takes you into the heart of the scenic lake where you’ll come across plenty of traditional country crafts, boats and canoes.
The fresh water of the lake runs into the mainland making a labyrinth of lagoons, brooks, canals and waterways. Water birds, migratory birds, mangrove shores and the renowned bird sanctuary form their niche. The resorts nearby offer comfortable accommodation and exclusive leisure options like an Ayurvedic massage, yoga, meditation, boating, fishing and swimming.
House Boat Cruise
The name Backwaters brings you the very thought of Houseboats. Food and leisurely times spent on-board with the feeling and privacy of house as well as enjoying the natural beauty. For every one looking forward to a lazy and laid back holiday, Kumarakom is the place to be at. Spread across 14 acres, the bird sanctuary is a favorite haunt of migratory birds and an ornithologist’s paradise. The best way to watch the birds of the Kumarakom sanctuary is a cruise round the islands.
A Cruise in Kumarakom amidst marvelous mangrove forests, captivating coconut canopies, swaying palms, mangrove forests, pulsating paddy fields sprinkled with enchanting waterways and canals decked with while lilies, can be quite a rejuvenating experience for the weary traveler.
Houseboat holidays in Kettuvallom are an unparallel and unique experience. The scintillating beauty of nature and the simplicity of the people will not fail to touch you at Kumarakom.