backwaters of Kuttanad, Lake Vembanad, and the Rivers around, beckon
you for a pleasant trip, a hilarious experiance over water which you
will never forget. You can never be more close to nature than here.
The enchanting cruise`n lake, fishing, swimming, rowing, water
skating, catering on fishes...lodging in Goverment approved home stay
units or in motor boats in the vast Vembanad lake......Puthenpura
Tourist Enclave, Cheepunkal, Kumarakam, welcomes you with all
fecilities for tours.
Puthenpura Tourist Enclave, Cheepunkal, is a tourist venue facing lake
Vembanad at the side of the River Pennarthodu, a branch of River
Meenachil. It is one the most enchanting tourist spots in "God`s own
land". It is just 900 meters west of Kumarakom-Vaikom road at
Cheepunkal, 1000 meters north of Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary/Coconut
Lagoon and 2 Kms south of Thanneer mukkom bund. A panoramic vision of
the lake, famouse island strips of Pathiramanal and Puthenkayal, and
the continuous breeze add to the exhilarating experiences. If there is
a paradise on earth, it is here!
Boating: Motor boats and speed boats are available for hire at cheaper
rates. One can have fishing using hooks or nets, rowing in country
rafts, swimming or water skating in lake, etc.
Average seat capacity per motor boat is 30 inside and 15 chairs on
deck. Boats will pick the tourist parties from or drop them at
Ernakulam, Thanneermukkom, Vechoor, Pathiramanal, Kumarakom, Kottayam,
Alleppey, R-block, Kollam, etc.
Motor boats can be hired per hour / per day. The serene enjoyable boat
trip takes one to Kumarakom Bird Sanctury, Pathiramanal, Thannermukkom
saline water barrier, Vechoor kayal, R-block or to anywhere in and
around the lake Vembanad. One can get rejuvenated after a boat ride.
Speed boat journey over the waters is an exhilarating experience.
Maximam capacity is 4 per speed boat. The rent is calculated per hour.
House boat travel or stay also is arranged as per request.
HOME STAY UNITS
The State Government of Kerala has approved the Home Stay Units in
Puthenpura Tourist Enclave. Bath attached double bed rooms are
available. A hall also will be provided for guests. Rest and
relaxation in cozy couches soothened by the lake breeze on the bank of
vembanad is unforget table. Night stay could also be arranged in boats
in the lake.
Cheepunkal is the best venue for holidays and tours. Swimming, rowing
in country rafts, fishing with hooks or nets, water skating, etc. are
the holiday attraction. One cannot afford to miss these means of