Kadmat Island

  • Location: 11o-13*North Latitude 72o-47* East longitude, located 407 kms, from Cochin
  • Population: 5319
  • Land Area: 3.20 sq. Kms. 8 Kms long and 550 meters wide at the broadest point
  • Climate: The climate of the island is moderate
  • Language: Malayalam

Kadmat is very large lagoon on the western side with abundant coral growth. Long sandy beaches & excellent water sport facilities are the stellar attraction here. Main occupation of the people is coir twisting. It is famous for its limestone used for building purpose. In addition to the beautiful shallow lagoon on the west that forms an ideal spot of water sports, there is a narrow lagoon on the east. Kadmat has been identified for staying tourists with its tourists huts aesthetically situated in the coconut palm groves in the beaches facing the lagoon.

The place is ideal for a real holiday that takes one away from the maddening crowd, hustle and bustle of city life. Under Marine wealth Awareness programme, one can spend 3 – 4 days enjoying sea breeze and moonlit beach. Water sport crafts like kayaks, pedal boats, sailing yachts, skiing boats and glass bottomed boats are available on hire. The scuba Diving center in the island has become an attraction for water sport enthusiasts. The island resort is managed by SPORTS.