Pathiramannal, has the ideal setting of a dream. Only accessible by a boat, this is a small island of immense beauty surrounding its small land area. If you were looking to run away from the humdrum of life in the city, this locale will hold you in a trance that will increase your thirst for serenity and beauty - be witness to one of the most breathtaking sunset/sunrise of your life here.
This island is usually a spot en route on the backwater cruise. The Vembanad Lake, the lush greenery and the distance from all the sounds and sight of a town or a city make this, a haven for nature-lovers with wings too.
Home to hundreds of local as well as rare migratory birds, the bright cacophony of sounds which greets you everyday, morning through evening, is a tremendous aide to inner peace.
If you're more adventurous kind, bird-watching would be a fruitful pursuit. It is 13 kilometers from Alleppey and can be reached via boats in about half an hour.