Untouched emerald in Kerala, Wayanad

God’s own Country, Kerala owns natural beauty in the form of mountains, waterfalls, hill stations all in one in Wayanad which is overshadowed by other tourist attraction sites.

Soochippara Falls

It is located 13 km away from Meppadi, and is a must visit tourist spot in Wayanad. Also known as Sentinel Rock Falls, this lies amid the Vellarimala Mountain Range. This place is blessed with some offbeat panoramic views that offer you the best Rock climbing experience. You can also enjoy high diving and trekking in the waterfalls for exploring the needle-shaped rocks that form the ranges here.

Kuruva Island

A protected river delta composed of bundles of island in the middle of Kabini River in Wayanad. This evergreen place has a serene environment and is home to rare species of birds, orchids and trees. You can relish the enchanting beauty of this island by boat riding or rafting. Visit the pristine island from October-May with an affordable fee ticket.

Karlad Lake

Located in the Thariode it is the third largest freshwater lake in Kerala that offers fun activities like Paintball, Zipline, Kayaking, Archery to the tourists at a very reasonable cost. Have an exotic experience in the months of Oct-Jan and feel relaxed.

Banasura Sagar Dam

This dam lies in the foothills of Banasura hills and is a beautiful tourist destination in Wayanad. You can spend time boating & trekking at this dam. The islet formation in the dam’s reservoir during monsoon is the beautiful sight to be seen.

Chembra Peak

If you want to admire nature, go to this peak that can be watched from almost all parts of Wayanad. On the way to this peak, you will see a heart shaped lake known as the Hridhyathadakam is fascinating.

Phantom Rock

The scintillating Phantom Rock is a great piece of art as the rock formation here resembles a skull. It is known for the marvellous backdrops and is a perfect place to get clicked at. Spend a calm evening at this place.

Edakkal Caves

Edakkal caves have an architectural background as it is said to be formed with the arrows fired by Luv and Kush, sons of Lord Rama. This place is known to have stone age carvings on it. To inspect its archaeological significance visit the caves.

Muthanga Forest

The expanded forests of Wayanad give a tremendous view of charming woods. The areas are the largest elephant habitats in the Western Ghats that expand over Nagarhole and N.Begur. It possesses some eye soothing fauna & vegetation. Wayanad witnesses some mesmerizing views and is a home to wildlife reserves as well.

Bandipur Tiger Reserve

The Bandipur Tiger reserve is endowed with rich flora and fauna diversity & is one of the Mega Biodiversity Areas in the country. Explore the greenery and have a van safari for only 75-100 Rs. Celebrate nature amidst the elephants & tigers.

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