Surrounded by the scenic Lake Vembanad, Kumarakom is a holidayer's paradise. And nestled in the mangrove woods surrounding the lake is Waterscapes. A unique holiday experience that is Kerala's very own. Come, wake up to the chirrup of the Kumarakom bird sanctuary. And when night falls, retire to your cozy, thatched cottages rising on stilts, eight feet above the ground, accessible only by a narrow pathway or rowboat.ktdc hotels, ktdc resorts-kerala tourism developement corporation Nestled in the mangrove woods upon the Vembanadu Lake, Waterscapes is a cluster of cozy, thatched cottages built on stilts 21/2 meters above the ground. The resort site is broken up into little islets on the western banks of the lake, is laced with a network of canals with wooden bridges over them. Waterscapes is surrounded by coconut and rubber plantations, paddy fields and thick mangrove forests. At the other end of the estate is the Kumarakom bird sanctuary, a natural eco-system of the backwater birds. Assuring you solitude, peace and quiet.