Kottayam District Vacations
From here it’s about 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the northwest to Cochin and 240 miles (386 kilometers) to the north to Bengaluru.
Whether you are looking to recharge your batteries, take a boat ride or enjoy the gentle lapping of water the local lake called Vembanad Lake is a great place to take a look at. Go for a walk and listen to the birdsong or merely enjoy a little quiet time by the water.
The Thirunakkara Mahadeva Temple is an old place of worship that has stood the test of time. Enjoy the atmosphere of this interesting building, learn its story and find out why it is such a popular destination for visitors and locals.
Those who enjoy the outdoors, will be pleased to learn that the local city also has a few protected natural havens with unique scenery and remarkable trees, plants and birds. Hike around in Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary and enjoy an escape from the paved streets.