Ashtamudi lake is famous for its magnificent landscape views. There are coconut groves and palm trees all along the banks of the lake and the uniformity is broken by the quiet town of Kollam. The Kollam Boat Club offers boats to cruise in the lake. You can enjoy a remarkable backwater tour starting from Kollam to Alappuzha. You can see the famous Chinese fishing nets beside the coconut palms, all along the banks. Kollam was the port of international spice trade. Thirty percent of this historic town is covered by Ashtamudi Lake.
The Resort Offers a total of 46 rooms including 22 floating cottages with all the modern amenities with incredible views. The resort is biilt in the architectural style of the Travancore Raj. Accessible by Road & Rail, Astamudi offers the longest backwater cruise in Kerala.