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3 Days in Kumarakom - Perfect 72 Hours Guide

Nestled on the Vembanad Lake in the backwaters of Kerala, Kumarakom is a paradise for nature-lovers and those looking for a relaxed vacation. An enchanting backwater destination which features lush green landscapes and a wide variety of birds, this picturesque village is a part of the Kuttanad region. Live on a houseboat, go fishing, enjoy birdwatching and relax amidst the coconut trees when in Kumarakom. Scroll through this Kumarakom Itinerary 3 Days to know about the best ways of spending 72 hours in Kumarakom.

What to see in 3 days in Kumarakom?

Day 1 In Kumarakom

Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary

Begin your first day in Kumarakom by taking a trip to the Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary. Located just 5 kilometers away from the Kumarakom Bus Station, this fascinating place is home to hundreds of local as well as migratory birds as well as mangrove forests, paddy fields, and coconut groves. Siberian Cranes migrating to this wetland are the primary attraction at this bird sanctuary.

Pilgrimage Centers

Late in the afternoon, pay a visit to the numerous pilgrimage centers in Kumarakom. Sacred places like the Jama Masjid Thazhathangad, the Vaikom Mahadeva Temple, the Shiva Temple in Thalikkotta, and St Mary’s Church in Cheriapalli are worth seeing.

Houseboat Ride

Spend the evening on a luxurious houseboat sailing through the picturesque backwaters on the backdrop of the lush green plantations. You can take a ride for a few hours or spend the night on the houseboat, floating on the calm waters.

Day 2 In Kumarakom

Aruvikkuzhi WaterFalls

Surrounded by rubber plantations and framed by a rocky outcropping, the gorgeous cascades of Aruvikkuzhi WaterFalls are a scenic tourist spot near Kumarakom. Undertake an early morning journey to these falls to enjoy the spectacular green foliage and the sparkling streams. Those interested can also take the 2 km muddy trail and trek up to the cascading waterfall to enjoy panoramic vistas of this attraction.

Watch a Kathakali performance

Kerala is a culturally-rich state which is known for its vibrant art and traditions. Kathakali, the traditional dance form of the Kerala culture, is known for its diverse facial expressions accompanied by mesmerizing music. Spend the evening enjoying a magical Kathakali performance amidst the lively ambiance.

Day 3 In Kumarakom


The small yet breathtakingly beautiful Pathiramanal island is perfect for a day’s trip form Kumarakom. Surrounded by the Vembanad Lake, this island is home to hundreds of rare birds, including 91 local species of birds and 50 migratory birds. There are various boats ferrying tourists to Pathiramanal island from Kumarakom.

Go for an Ayurvedic Massage

End your trip to Kumarakom by going for a relaxing Kerala Ayurveda massage to rejuvenate and relax your body. With a plethora of Ayurvedic massages and spa treatments, there are various resorts which are offer treatments like Shirodhara, Ksheeradhara, Padabhyanga, and Udwarthanam.

Dinner at a local restaurant

Last but not the least, a trip to Kumarakom is incomplete without a local food rendezvous with freshly-caught fish cooked in delicious local spices!

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