Kumarakom

Kumarakom- A Tourist Paradise Situated 13 km From Kerala, Kumarakom is a famous destination in Kerala. Situated on the banks of Vembanad Lake and surrounded by lush green forest, Kumarakom offers exotic sightseeing, boating, houseboat, wildlife and a perfect view of Bird Watching. The town is the best destination for backwater tourism. Most people in Kumarakom are farmers and fishermen, tourism provides an indirect job opportunity to local people of Kumarakom. Kumarakom has been named after an old temple Kumaran. In 1847 an Englishman, George Baker, started cultivating 500 acres…