Kottayam is a beautiful Kerala backwater destination Kottayam - "the land of lakes, latex and letters", that's what it is famously called. Interspersed with a network of canals and lakes, Kottayam is a land of unique characteristics, bordered by the mighty Western Ghats on the east, the Vembanad Lake and the paddy fields of Kuttanad on the west. Astonishing backwater stretches, lush paddy fields, highlands, vast rubber plantations and a total literate population. This is one of the few places in India,where you will find that even one person is not illiterate.
The beautiful Vemban and Lake and its associated backwaters border Kottayam district on the West. Kottayam is located in an area of great natural beauty and you're sure to be influenced by the scenery around Kottayam on Kerala House Boats with Kerala Backwater. The renowned Vembanad Lake constitutes Kottayam’s magnificent backwaters, a famous tourist destination only growing more popular with time. which showcases just perfect sceneries formed by green pastures complementing the blue waters. The experience of serenely sailing on a kettuvollam or houseboat, underneath a gentle blue sky, amidst the full bloom of nature, removes all fatigue of mind kerala house boats and soul while on the waterways.