Kumarakom - Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary

Kumarakom - Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary

Home to a large number of resident birds as well as migratory birds, Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary is a picturesque bird's paradise set amidst a rubber estate with the backdrop of India's largest lake, Vembanad lake and the Kavanar River. This sanctuary is said to be the pearl of India's ecological crown as it is blessed with exotic flora and fauna. A lot of ornithologists, as well as nature lovers, visit this place to enjoy a splendid bird watching tour. Brahminy kite, ergret, waterfowl, cuckoo, darter, and owl are some of the resident birds of Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary. Apart from this, more than 60 species of migratory birds from the Himalayas and Siberia reach here during the migratory season. Among them, the Siberian crane is the most famous.

Best Time to Visit Entry Time Visiting Hours Entrance Fee
November to February and June to August. 6:30 AM to 6:30 PM. 3 to 4 Hrs. Yes

Availability of Guides :-

A trip with a travel agency to Kumarakom will include guides to the Bird Sanctuary.


Souvenirs, local products


Bird watching, boating, shopping, wildlife photography


Trekking trails


Relax some time under the shadow of trees.

Famous for:-

Birds, nature, serenity

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