Kumarakom

Kerala’s special tourism zone with top awards and international fame to its credit, Kumarakom is enchanting in every possible sense. Dream of a distinctive holiday of which backwaters, houseboats, lush green paddy fields and luxury resorts are a part and parcel becomes reality at this amazing tourist destination which also hosts exotic avifauna and magnificent sceneries.

Overview

Kumarakom – A Fascinating World Woven around Pristine Backwaters


Kerala’s special tourism zone with top awards and international fame to its credit, Kumarakom is enchanting in every possible sense. Dream of a distinctive holiday of which backwaters, houseboats, lush green paddy fields and luxury resorts are a part and parcel becomes reality at this amazing tourist destination which also hosts exotic avifauna and magnificent sceneries. Apart from the backwater holidays, the region attracts flocks of tourists to its high-drama snake boat races, grand festivities and culinary delights. For an exclusive Kumarakom holiday, Tripwhims.com is indeed a dependable name.

Vembanad Lake and its mesmerizing backwater stretches are the prime attractions of Kumarakom. You may choose to stay at one of the traditional houseboats laced with modern amenities or at star-rated resorts at the shores. Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary is another must-visit site as it is home to herons, egrets, cuckoos, darters, teals, cormorants and Siberian cranes among many other feathered creatures.

Other popular attractions include Pathiramanal Island, Kumarakom Beach, Bay Island Driftwood Museum, Aruvikkuzhi Waterfalls and the nearby heritage town of Kottayam.

Culture/Folklore

  • Modern living at traditionally-built resorts and houseboats is an outstanding experience. It can be easily called a completely relaxing break and a great escape from the chaotic living.
  • Observe the occupations like agriculture (rice and other crops like jackfruit, mango, banana, coffee and cocoa) fishing, shell collections and more practiced by the local residents.
  • Be a part of the houseboat races and other festivals like Onam and Ugadi. These celebrations are accompanied by lively music and dance performances.
  • Ayurvedic massages, yoga and meditation are the inseparable highlights of every Kerala tour and Kumarakom is not an exception.
  • Appam, kappa, karimeen, fish curry, seafood, sweet toddy and fresh coconut juice are what Kumarakom offers to fascinate your taste buds.

Kumarakom is for everyone, no matter what your holiday mood is. Be there with Tripwhims and you would have the best of time. Call now to book.

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