Bird Watching at Pathiramanal Island
Resident and Migratory
The Pathiramanal Island is about 1.5 km from Muhamma and 13 kms from Alleppey / 5 kms from Kumarakom.
The island provides excellent Bird watching. It is home to around 90 local species of birds and 50 migratory birds. One can see Pintail Ducks, Common Teal, Night Heron, Cormorant, Darter, Indian Shag, Purple Heron, gulls, terns, large egrets, Intermediate Egret, Cattle Egret, Indian Pond Heron, Little Egret, Pheasant-tailed and Bronze-winged Jacanas, Stork-billed Kingfisher, Watercock, Whistling Duck, Cotton Pygmy-Goose, Little Cormorant and Whiskered Tern..