Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary

Location: Kavanattinkara, Kumarakom, Kerala 686563

Famous for: Nature, Serenity, Birds

Entrance Fee: 50 per adult

Visiting Time: 6 AM to 5 PM (Daily)

Visit Duration: 3 hours to 4 hours

Best Time to Visit: June and August

Avg. Summer Temperature: 34 °C (93 °F)

Avg. Winter Temperature: 22 °C (72 °F)

Information on Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary

Kumarakom Bird Haven is an inviting site for nature as well as bird lovers. Follow trails with thick forest and parti-colored birdlife and butterflies are here to explore. Delight in watercraft rides along peaceful lakes and tree-shaded canals or explore the remote islands. Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary spreads out across (14 acres) and also remains on the eastern shores of Vembanad Lake. The lake is one of India's biggest lakes as well as an integral part of the wonderful Kerala backwater.

Travel Guide to Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary

A browse through to the bird sanctuary, established within the lush acres of woody land nearby, acquaints you to the variety of migratory birds that group in thousands, some from the Himalayas, some also from as for Siberia.

Bird Watching

Appreciating a houseboat as well as cruise ship at Kumarakom is one of the best popular method to view the bird populace of the haven. Aboard the houseboats as well as motorboats and cruise ship, it becomes feasible to sight a number of birds without really disturbing them. What makes these cruise ships all the more special is the sort of tranquility really felt while sailing via the peaceful waters of the Vembanad Lake. The Island of Pathiramanal which attracts a multitude of travelling birds is additionally easily explore the birds from the watercrafts

Traveler Tips
  1. Choose comfy footwear for strolling if you want to go bird watch by walking within the properties of the refuge.
  2. Consume alcohol a great deal of water to keep up with the type of weather.
  3. See early in the early morning to catch sight of several birds.

Best Time to Visit Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary

You can explore this wonderful bird sanctuary in 2 different periods. One is the travelling season in the month of (Nov to May) when birds from lot of country of the world come here. One more period is the month of (June to Aug) which is the breeding period. Both are the best seasons to go to Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary.

How to Reach Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary

The local railway station to the Kumarakom Bird Shelter is Kottayam, which is about (13 KMS) far from your tourist attraction location, while the closest airport is the Cochin International Flight terminal, (94 KMS) far from the sanctuary. These locations, you can quickly hire a taxi to take you to the shelter.

For more information on Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary, travel guide, tips and holiday packages contact Swan Tours or call 8287 000 333.