Set in the backdrop of the Vembanad Lake, located about 16km from the city of Kottayam, this sleepy town is a cluster of little islands famous for backwater tourism in the Kuttanad region. Our Kumarakom Tours let you indulge yourself in this beautiful place. Read more...
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Know before you plan your Kumarakom Tour
This place is an important stopover for tourists visiting Kumarakom with a wide range of hotels ranging from luxurious five-stars to budget properties. Kumarakom has also been declared as a 'Special Tourism Zone' and development in this area is very restricted and controlled.
Kumarakom is a backwater haven, and all of our Kerala Tours have amazing inclusions and activities.
How to Reach Kumarakom?
Kumarakom is accessible by air, road and railways. With our platform, you can seamlessly select all the transfers for your holidays with a couple of clicks.
The closest airport to Kumarakom is the Cochin International Airport (COK), which is around 70 km from Kumarakom. The next closest airport is the Trivandrum International Airport (TRV) which is around 120 km from Kumarakom. Why Air? - Air Transport is the fastest way to reach Kumarakom.
The closest train station to Kumarakom is at Kottayam - which is around 17 km from Kumarakom. Why Train? - Train journeys are an experience themselves.
NH 544 leads Bangalore to Kumarakom. The Kanyakumari Road - NH 544 leads Chennai to Kumarakom. Why Road? - The road to Kumarakom from neighbouring states is beautiful.
Best Time to Visit Kumarakom
Coming to the climate of this town, it enjoys a moderate climate throughout the year due to which this place has a wide variety of flora and fauna.
The peak season is the time when most of the tourists flock to Kumarakom, and it is also the best time for sightseeing in Kumarakom. Our Kumarakom Tours are specially created to provide you with the best Kumarakom Holiday.
Winter is the best season to visit Kumarakom. The temperature will be around 17 degrees. This season is fantastic to explore and enjoy what nature has to offer here. The weather will be very romantic, and it will be the best time to book a Kumarakom Honeymoon Package.
Monsoon is when most of the tourists come here to Kumarakom. There are houseboats available, and it is a good time for bird-watching.
Summer is hot and humid here. It is the off-season time. There will be a lot fewer tourists and the prices for the hotels will also be very cheap.
Kumarakom is a backwater have. It has many beautiful places to see and many activities to do too. More details on this are given below.
Must-Visit Places in Kumarakom
Our Kumarakom Packages include some of the must-visit and top sightseeing places in Kumarakom.
Kumarakom Beach is a must-visit place on your Kumarakom Tour. This beach is a paradise for adventure freaks. Activities such as water-skiing, windsurfing and so on are available here.
Vembanad Lake brings glory to Kumarakom. This lake is the meeting point of 10 rivers. The picturesque scenery and houseboats will make your Kumarakom Honeymoon Tour very memorable.
Kumarakom backwaters are very famous among tourists. The calm waters, the scenic backdrop and the houseboat cruise, make it an unforgettable experience.
This waterfall is a must-visit place in Kumarakom and a paradise for photographers. Book a Kumarakom Vacation and visit this place to rejuvenate.
Vagamon is a place that is a perfect mix of tranquillity and beauty. The amazing hills and velvety grass, make it a top tourist place on your Kerala Tour.
Things to Do in Kumarakom
Kumarakom is usually meant for relaxation and rejuvenation. There are other things you can do here on your Kumarakom trip too. The food here will be something new to try if you are visiting Kumarakom for the first time. There are a few festivals unique to Kumarakom also.
Must do Activities on your Kerala Tour
Stay at a Houseboat in Kumarakom - The backwaters of Kumarakom are very scenic and romantic.
Go boating and Birdwatching on the backwaters of Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary. Peak season for Kerala is also the migratory season for the bird such as Siberian Stork and the Kingfisher. You can also visit Pathiramanal Island on a boat.
Rejuvenate yourself by booking an Ayurvedic Spa Treatment - Kumarakom is well known for its good spas.
Trekking to Aruvikkuzhi Waterfall - Trekking to this waterfall is the most chosen activity adventure enthusiasts.
Witness the famous Nehru Boat Race - The Nehru Boat race is a prestigious event that happens in Kumarakom.
What kind of food to try in Kumarakom
Food in Kumarakom is similar to everywhere else in Kerala. Appam, Parotta with Beef Curry, Pudulu with Steam rice and Karmeen.
Experience Festivities on your Kumarakom Tour
Kumarakom Boat Race - celebrated in a very extravagant way in Kumarakom. This competition is widely enjoyed and supported by the locals as well as the tourists.
Onam - Onam is a significant festival of Kerala as well as Kumarakom.
Pongal or Ugadi - is also a major festival of Kerala as well as South India.
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