A must visit place in Kumarakom - the years old ancient mosque is the Juma Masjid with wooden carvings and lavish interiors. It is a place where every traveller and devotee should chance a visit as it is one of the oldest mosques of India. The mosque is believed to be a gateway of salvation with care and compassion.
The beauty of the Jama Masjid lies in the undisputably grand architecture giving the outlook of a King's palace with ornate windows and wooden roofs, giving an insight into the ancient architectural form. It has stunning interiors with an enigmatic historical background. Built around 1000 years ago, it now stands in glory as a symbol of the culture and traditional diversity of Kerala. It demands a mandatory visit when you are in the lovely town of Kumarakom.