Wayanad

  • Vythiri Resort, Vythiri

    Vythiri Resort

    Quietly elegant and exclusive, Vythri Resort is a state of mind with breathtaking vistas. Allow yourself to be seduced by the orchestration of delicate, subtle sounds accompanying nature's theatre.

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  • The Windflower Resort & Spa, Vythiri

    The Windflower Resort & Spa, Vythiri

    Nestled in a hillock, amidst a sprawling coffee plantation, the aroma of coffee and spices welcomes you as you enter a world of gourmet cuisines and a choice of wellness therapies at The Windflower Resort & Spa

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  • Vythiri Village, Vythiri

    Vythiri Village

    Vythiri Village offers a real sensation of exclusivity and a unique emotion, an experience where spicy aromas blend with mystic birdsongs, and great vistas of the beautiful Chembra peak and Karanchi stream.

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  • Wayanad Silver Woods

    Wayanad Silver Woods

    Set-up on the banks of the Banasura Sagar Reservoir, Wayanad Silver Woods takes you to the heart and soul of nature, deep in Wayanad. Each of the villas gives the occupant a feel of absolute privacy.

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  • Hill Tree Inn Luxury Resort & Spa

    Hill Tree Inn Luxury Resort & Spa

    Nestled on the gentle slopes of the Western Ghats, Hill Tree Inn - A Luxury Resort & Spa, shrouded in the silver grey veil of a misty dawn, beckons the questing soul to linger on for calm and restful days.

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  • Aerial View of  Lakkidi Village, Wayanad

    Lakkidi Village

    The resort is placed between a hill locked valleys. Surrounded by virgin forests and a natural stream flowing through the resort, Lakkidi Village Resort is the perfect place for an adventurous holiday ...

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  • Green Gates Hotel

    Green Gates Hotel

    Green Gates Hotel is ideally located on a hillock in Kalpetta, the district headquarters of Wayanad. An exquisite hotel with all comforts befitting a luxury hotel. The service at the hotel is exceptional & unobtrusive.

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  • Sunrise Valley Resort

    Sunrise Valley Resort

    Enjoy the tranquility of nature at the Sunrise Valley Resort, Wayanad, an exquisite resort situated amidst a dense forest. The famous breathtaking “Meenmutty Waterfall” is just a view away from the balcony of every cottage.

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WAYANAD – A JEWEL IN GOD’S OWN COUNTRY

Wayanad

Wayanad is a hill station in North Kerala, a jewel in God’s own country – Kerala. Nature reigns here & is at its best. Wayanad literally means “the land of paddy fields”.

This land is rich in natural wonders, history & tradition. Its vast expanse of greenery, spice scented breeze, mist capped hills, salubrious climate & the hypnotizing beauty dazzle all visitors.

We give below tourist places in Wayanad.

Scaling Edakkal caves & Chembra peak will delight all trekkers. Chembra peak, in particular, will dare all trekkers, a true trekker’s paradise.

Kuruwa Dweep, Soochipara & Meenmutty Waterfalls, Pookot Lake are few of the unblemished water spots in Wayanad. Rafting, boating, angling, swimming & exotic birds watching could all be done here.

Wayanad’s two wildlife sanctuaries – Tholpetty & Muthunga – share borders with Nagarahole, Bandipur & Mudumalai sanctuaries. These reserves are home to Tigers, Leopards, Elephants, Gaurs, Sambas, Deers and many more. A true treat to our animal loving patrons.

Camping out at night/s is another joyful option that will delight all our nature loving & adventurous patrons.

Resorts & Hotels in Wayanad, Kerala offer from budget accommodation to the most luxurious one.


Wayanad is a perfect weekend getaway that you will all cherish it forever.

Pookot Lake

Pookot Lake

It is a natural fresh water lake, surrounded with evergreen rain forest. There is a fresh water aquarium & a green house here. Boating facilities are available here. Pookot Lake is one of the most sought after tourist spots in Wayanad & a big hit with family crowd.

Distance from Kalpetta: 13 Kms
Timings : 09:00 A.M. to 04:30 P.M.
Ideal Dress : Casuals

Chain Tree

Chain Tree

Distance from Kalpetta: 15 Kms (3 kms. from Pookot Lake)
Timings : 09:00 A.M. to 06:30 P.M.
Ideal Dress : Casuals

Chain tree in reality is a big banyan tree with lot of chains woven around it. There is a very popular myth for chains being woven around the tree & all locals swear by it. Unravel this myth at Green Gates & you really will be fascinated by it.


Lakkidi View

Lakkidi View

Lakkidi is one of the highest locations in Wayanad. It is at an elevation of 700 meters above sea level. As the name suggests, it is a great place to watch sun rise & sun set & on a clear sunny day, the view is mesmerizing. The view from the top also offers a bird's view of lofty mountain peaks, the gurgling stream, luxuriant vegetation & winding roads that are really awesome.

Distance from Kalpetta: 16 Kms. (1 km. from Chain Tree)
Timings : 09:00 A.M. to 06:30 P.M.
Ideal Dress : Casuals

Kuruwa Dweep

Kuruwa Dweep

Distance from Kalpetta: 25 Kms. (35 kms. from Edakkal Caves)
Timings : Departure from the hotel before 03:00 P.M.
Ideal Dress : Bermudas, Jeans & Sneakers

995 acres of thick green forest along the banks of the tributaries of east flowing Kabini river forms Kuruwa Dweep or island. This island is totally uninhabited. This isolated area is an ideal picnic spot. Kuruwa Dweep is a paradise for exotic birds. Enjoy the sights of different birds and learn about their nesting habits and mating calls. Angling, trekking, swimming and exotic birds watching could all be done here. An ideal place for camping out at night.


Muthunga Wildlife Sanctuary

Muthunga Wildlife Sanctuary

This sanctuary is located very near to the Karnataka border. Wild forests covering an area of 345 sq.mts. form Muthunga Wildlife Sanctuary, the biggest abode of wild animals in the entire Malabar region, Elephants, Spotted Deers, Bisons, Tigers, Wild Bears… etc. are all sighted here.

Distance from Kalpetta: 35 Kms.
Timings : 06:00 A.M. to 10:00 A.M. & 04:00 P.M to 05:00 P.M.
Ideal Dress : Casuals

Soochipara Waterfalls

Soochipara waterfalls

Distance from Kalpetta: 25 Kms. (35 kms. from Edakkal Caves)
Timings : Departure from the hotel before 03:00 P.M.
Ideal Dress : Bermudas, Jeans & Sneakers

Soochipara waterfalls are really treasures of nature. Alight from your drive & take a 1 km. walk into the dense equatorial forest of Wayanad. Soochipara is 3 tiered powerful waterfalls. The cliff face here is ideal for rock-climbing, but for true professionals only.


Thirunelli Temple

Thirunelli Temple

This is known as "Thekkan Kasi" or "Dakshin Kasi". It is firmly believed that a dip in the river Papanasini, running crystal clear downhill, washes away one's sins.

Distance from Kalpetta: 62 Kms. (27 kms. from Kuruwa Dweep)
Timings : 06:00 A.M. to 12:30 P.M. & 5:30 P.M. to 07:30 P.M.
Ideal Dress : Dress fit for the temple, preferably

Meenmutty Waterfalls

Meenmutty Waterfalls

Distance from Kalpetta: 29 Kms.
Timings : Reach waterfalls before 03:00 P.M.
Ideal Dress : Bermudas, Jeans & Sneakers

The trek to these waterfalls will take you through the beautiful & bountiful forest of Wayanad. The place to rest those aching bones of yours is at Meenmutty Waterfalls - triple-decker waterfalls.


Chembra Peak

Chembra Peak

Chembra Peak is 2,100 meters above sea level & the tallest point in Wayanad. Scaling this peak & back is an exhilarating 5 - 6 hours trek from the base. At 1,500 meters from the base, there is crystal clear lake hardly touched by human hands. This peak is a trekker's paradise & an ideal site for camping out at night. The scenic beauty of Wayanad, that is visible from the top of Chembra peak, is really mesmerizing.

Distance from Kalpetta: 17 Kms. (full day required)
Timings : Before 10:00 A.M., ideal time
Ideal Dress : Bermudas, Jeans & Sneakers

Pakshipathalam

Pakshipathalam

Distance from Kalpetta: 72 Kms (2 days & 1 night required)

Ideal Dress : Bermudas, Jeans & Sneakers

A minimum of seven days prior notice is required to organize this overnight trip.

The labyrinth of Pakshipathalam is another fascinating trek. This is a challenging tourist spot for even adventure loving patrons. 9kms. trek along the winding paths through dense evergreen forest over three hills is required to reach here. The destination is a grotto of caves created by nature a million years ago. This is the abode of various exotic birds & wild beasts.


Banasura Sagar Dam

Banasura Sagar Dam

This is the largest earth dam in India. The topography is such that many islands will be formed in the upstream of the dam when it is full. These islands with the background of Banasura hill provide a hypnotizing sight to tourists. Speed & Pedal boats are available & are major hits with tourists. Speed boat ride, in particular, is an exhilirating experience & not to be missed.

Distance from Kalpetta: 21 Kms.
Timings : Evenings are the ideal time
Ideal Dress : Casuals

Ruined Jain Temple

Ruined Jain Temple

Distance from Kalpetta: 24 Kms

Timings : 06:00 A.M. to 09:30 A.M. & 05:30 P.M. to 06:30 P.M.

Ideal Dress : Dress fit for the temple, preferably

This ancient site was the centre of spice trade. Diamonds & pearls exchanged hands here for cinnamon & clove.


Wayanad map

Bangalore to Kalpetta at Wayanad: 280 kms.

Bangalore – Mysore – Nanjangud – Gundlupet – Sulthan Bathery – Kalpetta (District Headquarters of Wayanad)

Kalpetta to Vythiri: 16 kms.