Backwaters come in mind, when you think about visiting Kumarakom. This place is located at a distance of 16 km away from Kottayam, on the banks of Vembanad Lake that is the largest in Kerala with many islands existing in this lake.
Kumarakom is the part of Kerala that has beautiful backwaters along with many activities that the tourists are really fond of pertaining to fishing, exploring eateries, the witnessing of migratory birds, and also counting on the traditional Kettuvalloms and much more.
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Which is the best time to visit Kumarakom?
The most favorable time to pay a visit to Kumarakom is during the months from September to March that is the autumn, and winter season offering the best climate. the summers are very hot and sweltering, followed by the monsoons that have sudden downpours.
Popular Places to Visit in Kumarakom
Some of the most spectacular places that you can visit in Kumarokam are as follows:
1. Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary: This bird sanctuary is spread over an area of 14 acres that is the natural home to a lot of rare species of migratory birds that you can easily witness when you are at this place during the winter season.
2. Bay Island Driftwood Museum: Located at a distance of 10 km, the Bay Island Driftwood Museum is famous for its innovative modern art techniques used to design the various kinds of root and tree-trunk sculptures.
3. Kumarakom Beach: This beach is famous for a large number of recreational activities and water-related sports that are swimming and exploring some of the best kinds of seafood.