Kumarakom is a village about 16 km away from Kottayam town in Kerala. This is a famous backwater hub in Kerala. Kumarakom is a cluster of little islands on the Vembanad Lake. Vembanad Lake with its beautiful streams, canal and distributaries add to the beauty of Kumarakom. This village is a part of Kuttanad region. The main tourist attraction here is the bird sanctuary. The bird sanctuary cover an area of about 14 acres. This is a favourate place for migratory birds and the place is considered as bird watcher's paradise. Some of the bird species found here are darters, herons, teals, waterfowls, cuckoo, wild duck and egrets. Migratory birds such as the Siberian Stork also visit here in flocks. The main attraction in the bird sanctuary is a two-hour rowing canoe trip. Kumarakom has a wide variety of flora and fauna. There are many holiday rental properties available for you in Kumarakom with all the amenities to make your stay in Kumarakom safe and comfortable.
Houseboat or traditional Kettuvallom trips are the best preferred holiday recreation here. You can also enjoy fishing here. The natural beauty of Kumarakom attracts tourists from all parts. You can book a room or cottage in advance before your visit. Holidayrentals.co.in is India’s only and the number one website for listing self catering vacation rental properties in Indian travel destinations, towns & cities. The holiday rental properties you can find here are guesthouses, villas, homestays, apartments, bed & breakfasts, resorts, etc. Backwater resorts are also available here for naturelovers. From here you will get the panoramic view of the backwaters.
Boat Racing held here every year during the month of September or Onam festival is very famous. There are numerous resorts on the shores of the lake that provides recreational facilities such as boating, yachting and fishing for tourists. We have listed best in class holiday resorts in our website holidayrentals.co.in. Our advanced search option helps you easily find the right holiday accommodations that fits your budget and convenience, travelers can always make direct contact with the property owner from our website before finalising their reservations. We have introduced the backpacker traveler friendly dormitories for Group, budget & cheap holiday stays.
The nearest railway station is Kottayam and nearest airport is Cochin International Airport. Holiday Rentals wish all travelers our motto “Explore India… Enjoy India…” have a wonderful exploration & stay in Kumarakom.