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Things to do in Kumarakom

Kumarakom has much to offer the traveler. On its list of things to do, taking a backwater cruise gets top slot. Cruise to Alleppey or on the Vembanad Lake – this is a great experience and one that will stay with you long after the cruise is over. Go bird watching in the nearby Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary, shop for some local handicrafts or just relax and enjoy the greenery that Kumarakom has to offer!

Sightseeing in Kumarakom

The places to see when you are in Kumarakom are listed below.

Vembanad Lake, is one of the largest fresh water lakes in Asia and also offers the chance to take on eof the best backwater cruises.

Shopping in Kumarakom

Kumarakom is idyllic for handcrafted merchandise. The tiny shopping corners crammed along the narrow sidewalks of the streets are packed with authentic handmade works.

Activities in Kumarakom

Although there are a number of activities that you can indulge in and see in Kumarakom, it is the backwaters that grab the lion’s share of attention.

NearBy Places in Kumarakom

Some of the places near Kumarakom are Cochin and Munnar.

Cochin is a bustling port city placed 70 Km from Kumarakom.

Eating Out in Kumarakom

Kumarakom is traditionally known for its sadhyas, a vegetarian meal comprising of boiled rice and a number of side dishes.

Festivals & Events in Kumarakom

Erumeli Petta Thullal is an annual event held in January defined by exuberant festivities organized at the Sri Dharma Sashtha Temple.

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