Kottayam is Kumarakom’s much-loved neighbour that befriends everyone who comes to Kumarakom. Located at a distance of 13 kms, this place is a modern version of Kumarakom. Stroll through the lush green fields, go boating on the backwaters and lose yourself in the stunning rubber plantations. So, next time you are in Kumarakom don’t disappoint Kottayam by not including it in your list of places to see in Kumarakom. Knock on this neighbour’s door and dive deeper into the land of coconut trees.