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Pathiramal is a small island located in the Alappuzha district of Kerala. The island lies in the Muhamma panchayat and is one of the most blessed tourist places in the state. The name of the island means ‘Sands of Night'. Nearby lake and island possess an ethereal beauty and rich flora and fauna. Every year various rare varieties of migratory birds flock the island from across the whole world. Pathiramal Island Kerala is located at a distance of 13 KM from Alappuzha and is 5 KM from Kumarakom which means that you can enjoy the island as well as explore other neighboring areas.

Travel Tips

You can stay at Kumarakom as well as Alappuzha and come to Pathiramanal Island Kerala for a relaxing day full of admiration for mother nature. The island is currently uninhabited but it is within reach from other important areas of Alappuzha district. Hence, one can easily reach there and return to the accommodation on the same day. It is reachable via the boats and speed boats only.

How to Reach

Travelers can hire speedboats or regular boats from Alappuzha and reach the Pathiramanal island Kerala 30 minutes and 90 minutes respectively. The nearest railway station is in Alappuzha at 16 KM away and the nearest Airport is Cochin International Airport at 85 KM.


Backwater cruising, exploring the rich flora and fauna, bird watching, quiet and peaceful lounging, long walks, lovely sunsets and enjoying a break in your backwater journey are various activities that can be enjoyed at the Pathiramanal island Kerala. The place is equally enjoyable with friends and family and is an ideal getaway for the honeymooners.

Timings & Season

Best season to enjoy the place is from September to March. The island is open on all days of the week from 9 am to 8 pm.