Honeymoon in Kumarakom
Planning a honeymoon trip to Kerala
! Why not go Kumarakom and relish one of the most exquisite honeymoon vacation with the fusion of village vacation aroung mesmerizing Kerala backwaters.
For a relaxed laidback honeymoon where you will get ample time for each other, Kumarakom is the most perfect destination. Earlier a rubber plantation, Kumarakom is a serene and picturesque town in the Kuttanad region of Kerala. The sights such as the mangrove forests, coconut palms, paddy fields, clear lake, vibrant flowers, chirpy birds and fishing net will be common on Honeymoon in Kumarakom
Honeymoon in Kumarakom
can be made unforgettable by undertaking the backwater cruise
that begins from Alleppey and concludes at Kumarakom. While celebrating Honeymoon in Kumarakom, visit the Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary, Vembanand Lake, Punnamada Lake, Aruvikkuzhi Waterfalls, Church at Champakulam, Chavara Bhawan and Ambalappuzha Temple. Kottayam, Thekkady, Cochin and Alleppey are near to Kumarakom.
The real fun on Honeymoon in Kumarakom comes from the dream ride in the houseboats, fishing, swimming and canoeing. Give yourself a pamper treatment with soothing Ayurvedic massages and relaxing therapeutic treatments on Honeymoon in Kumarakom. Buy antiques, bamboo canes, camel-bone carving, decorative items made of coconut shells, grass mats, hand woven textiles in ethnic prints, jewelry, metal ware and wood carvings on your Honeymoon in Kumarakom. Shop for fresh and aromatic spices on Honeymoon in Kumarakom and churn out new dishes using them to impress your dear husband back at home.
Honeymoon Attractions in Kumarakom
Studded with quaint houses of tharawad system, this small village of Kerala is an ideal Indian village holiday destination, offering exquisite backwater retreat of Kerala.
An another way of enjoying the rustic colors and fragrance of Kumarakom region, is to go for an exotic rice boat ride
to the interconnecting canals and cherish the simplicity of village life. Kumarakom is an ideal place to explore the folk and heritage
of Kerala. You would love to explore the surrounding small villages and interacting with the friendly natured villagers would give you unforgettable memories to cherish.
Wilderness of the surrounding mangrove swamps is simply irresistible and a visit to them is a must. Also do not miss to visit the Bay Island Driftwood Museum, Juma Masjid, Thirunakkara Mahadeva Temple, Pathiranamal, Vaikom Mahadeva Temple, Ettumanoor Mahadeva Temple and St. Mary’s Church at both Athirampuzha and Cheriapally.
Enjoy the calmness and tranquility of coconut lagoons, backwaters and sea beaches of Kumarakom.
Honeymoon Hotels to Stay in Kumarakom
Best hotels and resort to stay in, for your honeymoon are:
- Vivanta by Taj, Kumarakom
- Coconut Lagoon, Kumarakom
- Kumarakom Lake Resort, Kumarakom
- The vZuri Resort & Spa, Kumarakom
- Backwater Ripples, Kumarakom
Best Time to Visit to Kumarakom
Kumarakom backwater destination is blessed with tropical climate. Every season covers the region with a different shade of bliss and beauty. Summers are ideal for sightseeing and activities, monsoon is best for bird watching and enjoying the romance of drizzling rain. Winters are the most preferred time to plan a trip to Kumarakom. Pleasant temperature and scenic views around make excursions, cruises, etc. a tourist delight. Peak tourist time to go to Kumarakom is between the months of September to March.
How to Reach to Kumarakom
Cochin International Airport is the most preferred air-destination to get down at, by the travelers travelling to Kumarakom. If you are planning a different route, you can also opt to fly to Trivandrum airport and then take the road journey to Kumarakom.
Kottayam railway station, at a distance of around 15-16 kms form the village is the closest rail head to drop down at. Kottayam is well connected with regular trains from various major cities of the country like Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore.
Kumarakom is directly and fabulously connected by the roadways. State tourism and privately operated luxurious buses run through the day from various cities like Kochi, Trivandrum, Chennai, Bangalore, etc. to Kumarakom.
What Things to Carry to Kumarakom
List of must to carry things with you to Kumarakom:-
- Pick Casuals of Your Choice
- Camera & Handycam
- Camera Batteries, Connecting Cables, Carry Pouch, etc.
- Mobile with its Charger and Hands-free
- Cosmetics & Styling Set
- Comfortable Casual Shoes
Before How Many Days the Booking Must be Done
By booking your tour and travel 1-2 months before your marriage, you can not only help your dream honeymoon take shape, but also save a good chunk of money. Help your honeymoon trip stay cheaper or you can use that amount in shopping or other delighting activities.