Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary, Kumarakom

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#3 of 18 in Parks in Kottayam District
See the large set of feathered inhabitants and passing visitors at Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary, an area rich in avian life and a key stop off on many migratory paths. Set over 5.7 hectares (14 acres) of land south of a regional river, the sanctuary has plentiful woods that host an array of rare resident and migratory birds. Spot resident wetland birds such as Indian darters, little cormorants, several species of egrets and herons, and migratory species such as the Siberian crane, teals, larks, and flycatchers. Before you head to Kumarakom, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Kumarakom trip planner, to make sure you see all that Kumarakom has to offer, including Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary.
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  • It was nice to walk the entire 4 kms stretch (2 kms one way) in the dense forest like atmosphere. Lot of birds can be seen if one selects early morning time for this visit. Trees are spread so much...  more »
  • I could not spot many birds in the sanctuary. There were more birds during the early morning canoe ride along the villages than inside sanctuary. But if you are someone who loves nature walk and...  more »
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