The Vembanad Lake in the back waters of Kerala has many small islets. Kumarakom is one of the villages in this serene locality. The village is present centrally and can be easily connected with the districts of Alappuzha, Ernakulam and Kottayam through a ferry ride. On one side of Kumarakom is the Western Ghats and on the other side are the beautiful landscapes of the back waters of Kerala. The Kumarakom honeymoon packages include a tour through this beautiful diversity. It is ranked as one of the 50 top destinations that you must visit by the National Geographic Traveler.
The Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary is located near the Vembanad Lake, on the shores to the south of the Kavanar River. This bird sanctuary is the summer destination of migratory birds from the extreme north- Siberia and also from the Himalayan Mountains. Some of the most exotic birds like herons, larks, cranes, paradise fly catchers, stork, water ducks, parrots, pelicans, wood beetle and many more species of birds come to visit the Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary during summer. They are mainly attracted to the mangrove forests and the surrounding paddy fields. The sanctuary is spread across 14 acres of land. This bird sanctuary is the main tourist attraction of the Kumarakom honeymoon packages. You can watch the birds by taking a boat ride.
Water cruises are the best way to explore the backwaters of Kumarakom. The shores are decorated with palm trees and water hyacinths flock the canals making the cruise very memorable. Along with all this is the picturesque sea coast. The waters are ideal for fishing, and are one of the famous picnic spots. During your Kumarakom honeymoon packages, you can go to Aruvikkuzhi Water falls. It is one of the favorite picnic spots. You can go on a 2 km trek from Kumarakom across plantations of rubber. Across this 100 ft high cliff many streams and small rivulets flow.
Kumarakom has many religious shrines within 12 km. There is a famous temple of Lord Shiva at Thalikotta. In your Kumarakom honeymoon packages, you can visit the 16th century temple, built by the royal family known as Thazhathangadi Valiapalli. This temple is renowned for its beautiful and unique Indo-Portuguese construction and lovely murals. This is one of the favorite tourist destinations. Kumarakom has one of the oldest mosques in India. The Juma Masjid at Thazhathangadi is one thousand years old and is visited by many pilgrims.
Known as the midnight sands, Pathiramanal is an appealing and charming location. It can be easily accessed by the boat. This is one of the famous backwaters of Kerala. This is the residence of some of the rare birds. The Kumarakom honeymoon packages can be best enjoyed during the months of the middle of June and August. And if you want to see a wide variety of birds, then you have to visit the place from the month of November till the month of February. It is during this time that birds migrate to Kumarakom as nature is at its best during this time.
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