Kumarakom is a popular Tourism Destination in Kerala. This is a cluster of little islands on the Vembanad Lake. Vembanad Lake is the Largest Lake in Kerala. Kumarakom is famous for its Backwater Tourism. Lake Resort, Houseboat and Bird Sanctuary are the main attraction. But this is home to a wide variety of flora and fauna.
Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary is the one of the major tourism attraction. It extends over 14 acres. The place is surrounded by deep forest. But you will get trilling experience by walking into the jungle.
This has two monsoons south west and north east. But the average rainfall is 1100 mm. Major economic activities of this place are Tourism, Fishing and Agriculture.
Variety of Houseboats and small Shikars are the main Tourism attraction of Vembanad Lake. You can enjoy the rain by sitting inside Houseboat. Boat Race is another attraction for tourist.
Kumarakam is also known as the best Honeymoon place in Kerala. This place will give you romantic experience with your love. But you will get some unforgettable moments from here. Even you can visit this place with your family and friends. This could be a best gift you can give to your loved one.
Another good thing about Kumarakom is this has listed as the must see place in a life time by The National Geographic Magazine. Kottayam is the nearest Railway station. Buses and Taxis are easily available to this place from kottayam. Cochin International Airport is the nearest Airport to reach here.