Kumarakom is undoubtedly one of the most picturesque places in Kerala, God's own country. It is situated in the Kottayam district of Kerala, which is already known for its lush greenery, this exotic backwater village adds more than a sparkle to it. It is a part of Kuttanad, which is a “wonder land”. It’s laced with canals, where houseboats ply the waters.
Kumarakom is an unbelievably beautiful paradise of mangrove forests, emerald green paddy fields and coconut groves interspersed with enchanting waterways and canals adorned with white lilies. Situated on the Vembanad Lake, this small water world has plenty of traditional country boats, crafts and canoes which will take you in to the heart of scenic Kerala. Kumarakom has a wide variety of houseboats and is well known throughout the world for houseboat experience.