Need one more reason to visit Kumarakom? Here it is – the largest lake in Kerala has chosen Kumarakom as its home. Built by the unison of several rivers, this lake is the convergence point of ten rivers flowing from the Western Ghats. The beauty of this enormous lake is too much to contain and grasp in just one day and therefore, many tourists decide to rent out a houseboat to spend a day or two here. If you have heard of Kumarakom, then you must have definitely heard of the Nehru Trophy Boat Race. This terrific boat race takes place at Vembanad Lake giving you one more reason to include this spot in your list of places to visit in Kumarakom.