Travel & Other Informations
Kumarakom sitauated just 16 km from Central Kerala town Kottayam on NH 212.

How to reach

Airport: Cochin International airport 100 km
Railway Station: Kottayam 16 km
Bust Station: At Kottayam 16 km

Mode of Transport in Kumarakom

Local Taxis, and 3 wheeler autos available.

Boating on Vembanad Lake

Boat serice offered by different service providers at many jettys.

Ayurvedic Massage
Ayurvedic Massage Centers are around locally and in Spas at Hotels/Resorts.

Kalarippayat, Kathakali shows

Operated by private operators. Contact your hotel for timing and rates.

Bank Timings
Most banks open from 10.00 to 15.00 hours on weekdays and 10.00 to 13.00 hours on saturdays. 24 hours ATM's available around the town.

Foreign Exchange

Hotels and Foreign Exchange outlets exchange foreign currencies and travellers cheques.

Postal & Telephone

Government post offices open 09.00 to 15.00 hrs. Private courier services are also available.
Public telephone with international and national dialling available at hotels and STD/NSD booths.


The main shopping items are Spices, Artefacts and special Souvenirs made by local tribals.