A small island on the backwaters, it is a haven for hundreds of rare birds migrating from different parts of the world. Surrounded by the Vembanad Lake, stretching from Alappuzha to Kochi and the Kayamkulam lake, Pathiramanal is accessible by boat only. It forms an ideal place for a break in the journey while on a backwater cruise. Alappuzha has a vast network of lakes, lagoons and rivers crisscrossing and is a district of immense beauty.
August to March
Nearest city: Alappuzha
1 1/2 hours boat ride or 30 minutes by speed boat from Alappuzha.
How to Reach:
Nearest Railway Station: Alappuzha
Nearest Airports: Cochin International Airport, 85 kms away; Thiruvananthapuram, 150 kms away