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Best Tourist Spots in Wayanad

Wayanad is one of the most popular tourist centers in Kerala. What makes Wayanad unique is its beautiful nature surrounded by the most elegant hills. This is a place enriched by natural resources. You can also visit man-made earthen dams, waterfalls, rivers, lakes, hills and valleys, and natural caves. Another reason to visit Wayanad is that you can learn and explore About historical monuments. Here is a list ofpopular tourist locations in Wayanad.

Kurumbalakotta Hills

Kurumbalakotta Hills | Best Food Spots in Wayanad District

Kurumbalakotta, Vilambukandam

  • "Kurumbalakotta is one of the most beautiful viewpoints in Kerala. This hill is located in Kottathara panchayath of Vythiri taluk, Wayanad district. What makes Kurumbalakotta a favorite destination for trekkers is the breathtaking 360-degree view of Wayanad. Trekkers can enjoy the snow-capped mountains and valleys surrounding the hill." - whatnewtrends.com

  • Highlights

    Trekking
    Sunrise
    Sunset
    Tent Stay
    Photography

Soochipara Falls

Soochipara Falls | Best Food Spots in Wayanad District

Elavayal, Vellarimala

  • "Are you planning trips to Wayanad? So Soochipara Falls is a tourist destination that you should never miss. Soochipara Falls, also known as Sentinel Rock Falls, is a three-tiered waterfall located in Vellarimala in Wayanad, India. This waterfall is surrounded by deciduous and evergreen forests. Locally known as Soochipara." - whatnewtrends.com

  • Highlights

    Waterfalls
    Bathing
    Trekking
    Photography

Edakkal Caves

Edakkal Caves | Best Food Spots in Wayanad District

Nenmeni, Kerala

  • "The Edakkal caves are two natural caves at a remote location at Edakkal, 25 km from Kalpetta in the Wayanad district of Kerala in India's Western Ghats. They lie 1,200 m (3,900 ft) above sea level on Ambukutty Mala, near an ancient trade route connecting the high mountains of Mysore to the ports of the Malabar coast. Inside the caves are pictorial writings believed to date to at least 6,000 BCE, from the Neolithic man, indicating the presence of a prehistoric settlement in this region." - wikipedia.org

  • Highlights

    Trekking
    Photography
    Rock art
    Stone Age Writing

Pookode Lake

Pookode Lake | Best Food Spots in Wayanad District

Kunnathidavaka, Kerala

  • "Pookode Lake is a natural freshwater lake located around 2 km away from Vythiri, snuggled in the evergreen forests and wooded slopes. One of the most pretty lakes in the Wayanad, Pookode Lake is also known as Pookot Lake. The lake, accessible via motorable road is an excellent place for an outing, especially with family and loved ones." - holidify.com

  • Highlights

    Lake View
    Boating
    Park
    Children's Play Area
    Photography

En Ooru Wayanad

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En Ooru Wayanad | Best Food Spots in Wayanad District

Kunnathidavaka, Kerala

  • "‘En Uru’, the tribal heritage village at Pookode in Kerala’s Wayanad district, showcases the rich culture of the tribal communities. The unique village boasts of a cafeteria that serves traditional tribal dishes and a tribal market, among others. The hamlet, established on 25 acres of land of the Mananthavady Tea Plantation Corporation (Priryadarshini), is the face of Wayanad tourism. The main aim of the centre is to given an opportunity to the visitors get up close to the heritage and culture of the tribal people." - onmanorama.com

  • Highlights

    Culture
    Traditional Tribal Dishes
    Tribal Market
    Photography

Banasura Dam

Banasura Dam | Best Food Spots in Wayanad District

Padinjarathara, Kerala

  • "Banasura Dam is the largest earth dam in the country and the second-largest in Asia. Adventure activities like speed boating, zipline are available here. A beautiful park is also there for visitors to relax and enjoy the dam view. A huge children's park is also there as part of the park. The trekking up to the Banasura Peak is filled with streams, diverse flora, fauna, lush tropical green and beautiful waterfalls." - whatnewtrends.com

  • Highlights

    Dam View
    Speed Boating
    Trekking
    zipline
    Park
    Children's Play Area
    Photography

Chembra Peak

Chembra Peak | Best Food Spots in Wayanad District

Chembra Peak Rd, Meppadi

  • "Chembra is the highest peak in the Wayanad district. Chembra Peak is an elevation of 2,100 m above sea level, in the Indian state of Kerala. Situated at a distance of 8 km south of Kalpetta, in the Wayanad region of Kerala, close to the town of Meppadi, on the slopes of Wayanad. The Chembra Peak can be reached on foot from Meppadi." - whatnewtrends.com

  • Highlights

    Trekking
    Photography

Phantom Rock

Phantom Rock | Best Food Spots in Wayanad District

Ambalavayal Bypass Rd, Kumbaleri

  • "Phantom Rock is a tourist destination in Ambalavayal in the district of Wayanad in Kerala. It is a natural metamorphic rock formation resembling a human skull, and thus is known as Phantom Rock. This structure is situated 17 km from Kalpetta and can be reached by trekking. It stands at a height of 2600 feet above sea level. It is near "Cheengeri Mala". Edakkal Caves is also nearby." - wikipedia.org

  • Highlights

    Trekking
    Photography

Kanthanpara Waterfalls

Kanthanpara Waterfalls | Best Food Spots in Wayanad District

Meppadi, Kerala

  • "Kanthapara Falls is a small waterfall in Wayanad district of Kerala. This waterfall is 8 km east of Meppadi. The height of this waterfall is about 30 meters. It is slightly smaller than the Sentinel Rock Falls. Not many tourists visit this waterfall and its surroundings are very beautiful. An easy walk from the main road, this place is ideal for sightseeing. If you look from Soochipara Falls, you can see Kanthapara Falls like a silver thread." - wikipedia.org

  • Highlights

    Waterfalls
    Bathing
    Trekking
    Photography

Kuruvadweep

Kuruvadweep | Best Food Spots in Wayanad District

Kuruvadweep, Kerala

  • "Kuruvadweep is a protected river delta consisting of a group of islands in the middle of the Kabini River in Wayanad. Spread over an area of ​​950 acres, Kuruvadweep is home to a rich flora and fauna. The geographical location of the island makes this place tranquil and cool. Once inside the island, you can see bridges made of bamboo and other rare species of trees and animals." - whatnewtrends.com

  • Highlights

    Trekking
    Boat Ride
    Rafting
    Bird Watching
    Playing in the Hive
    Photography

Karapuzha Dam

Karapuzha Dam | Best Food Spots in Wayanad District

Karapuzha, Kerala

  • "Located in the Wayanad district of Kerala, Karapuzha Dam is one of the largest earth dams in India. The Karapuzha Dam is located in the green and natural areas of Wayanad, Kerala, on the Karapuzha River, a tributary of the Kabani River. The construction of the dam started in 1977 and was completed in 2004. The dam was built to irrigate the land and the canals on its left and right banks are still under construction." - whatnewtrends.com

  • Highlights

    Dam View
    Boat Ride
    zipline
    Park
    Children's Area
    Photography

E3 Theme Park Wayanad

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E3 Theme Park Wayanad | Best Food Spots in Wayanad District

Korome, Mananthavady, Kerala

  • "At E3 Theme Parks, your holiday begins long before you reach your destination. There is breathtaking scenery around every surprising bend and a cool promise of pure bliss in every whiff of mist. Drink in eyefuls of the beauty of the rolling valleys. Let the cool breeze ruffle your hair. Feel the adrenaline rush through your veins. Enjoy the beginnings of a holiday." "Nestled by the nature-endowed, picturesque hills of Wayanad, E3 Theme Parks awaits you with multi-fold excitements. Environment. Education. Entertainment. Of course, one couldn’t ask for more. South India’s first of its kind, E3 Theme Parks offers fulfilling recreation and has something in store for people of all ages." - E3Parks

  • Highlights

    Theme Park
    Rappelling
    Magnetic Free Fall
    Archery
    Rope Cross
    Rock Climbing
    Dinosaur Park
    Bungee Trampoline
    Air Hockey
    Basketball
    Cricket
    Kids Multi Play Station
    Photography