Kumarakom has been declared as a global RT destination. The bird sanctuary is well known , houseboats, traditional Kettuvalloms (rice barges) are also available for enjoying the scenic beauty.
Kerala Tourism has been presented the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) Ulysses Award for Innovation in Public Policy and Governance for its path-breaking Responsible Tourism project in the backwater destination of Kumarakom. Kerala Tourism made the country a proud winner of the UNWTO award for the first time. The honour was received by Tourism Secretary Suman Billa at the UNWTO Awards for Excellence and Innovation in Tourism at the International Tourism Trade Fair at Madrid in Spain. .
will open a new circuit for houseoats from alappuzha.. .
Sabarimala pilgrimage season, the Kerala State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) has special services to Pampa from the Kottayam bus depot. Round-the-clock services has commenced along two routes, viz, Kottayam-Pathanamthitta-Pampa and Kottayam-Ponkunnam-Kanjirappally -Erumely-Pampa. Another service along Puthuppally-Karukachal-Manimala-Erumely-Pampa. . .
ac volvo buses every hour to major towns like ernakulam alappuzha and trivandrum . .