Another fun thing to do in Vaikom is to wander through Mahadeva Temple, the central area of the town. By the year end, the yearly Vaikom Temple Festival, Vaikothashtamy, there are a large crowd and the roads are flooded with people.
Udayanapuram, Thottuchira Tourist Land (Vikom - Ernakulam Road (3 Kms)), ☎ 9447291601, . Village backwater cruise, Visit different villages and village activities, ayurvedic treatment centre, Home stay with traditional Kerala food, night fishing etc.edit
Sambhaaram (buttermilk), especially on hot summer days.
Fresh toddy from the coconut tree, especially around the Kumarakom area. Take caution as adulteration of the brew is very common. Your best bet would be to get it from a local who has given over his coconut trees for extraction
Nalukettu Homestay, Thottuchira, Near Nanadam market, Opp. Athurasramam English Medium School (Vaikom - Ernakulam Road), ☎ 9447291601, . checkin: 12 noon; checkout: 12 noon. A traditional wooden Nalukettu style Home stay with tiled roofing, which facilitates with well furnished air conditioned room, wifi, hot water, Library, traditional Kerala food, boating facility, ayurvedic treatment and rejuvenation facility, night fishing in the canal(4-5 feet depth). 3500. edit
Whitegate Residency, (Vaikom City centre), ☎ 04829216961/65, . The one n' only business hotel in Vaikom . Multi-cuisine restaurant,State of the art conference halls,Lounge Bar,Multy specialty gym,Air-conditioned Conference Halls, etc.edit
Karithanam Ayur Farms Homestay, Kiliyattunada, near RTO Test Ground, (2Kms from Vaikom Temple(East Gate)), ☎ 9446205940, . Karithanam is a special Fusion Homestay at Vaikom - a serene temple town in Kerala-Gods Own Country, in South India. edit