From the colourful white-bellied blue flycatcher and Malabar parakeet to the Siberian stork, Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary is a paradise for bird lovers. Located on the banks of Vembanad Lake along Kavanar River, it is spread over five hectares and provides temporary home to many migrant birds.
- Where: Kerala
- Ideal for viewing: Siberian crane, malabar parakeet, white-bellied blue flycatcher, spot-bellied eagle owl, Brahminy kite
- Excellent for: Walking safaris, River safaris, Birdwatching