Wayanad is a stunning destination for an awesome trip, its beauty attract much more travelers in to lap of western Ghat. Beauty of wayanad is beyond words and its stunning attractions are really fabulous. Plan your better Kerala tour packages for family and experience the freshness of wayanad. The district name Wayanad is derived from Vayal Nadu which gives the meaning ‘land of paddy fields’. Wayanad is a picturesque plateau situated at a height between 700 meters and 2100 meters of elevation above from the sea level and nested among the mountains of the Western Ghats on the Eastern portion of North Kerala and on the sides of Tamil Nadu and Karnataka States. The District was engraved out from the Kozhikode and Kannur Districts. The luscious greenery of wayanad is always fascinates every travelers and it’s a gift from god to us.
Wayanad is blessed with various attractions include Banasura sagar dam and lake, Chembra peak, Lakkidi view point, Edakkal cave, Soochippara falls, Thirunelli temple, Pookode lake, Meenmutty falls, Kanthanpara waterfalls, Wayanad wildlife sanctuary, Kabani river, Neelimala view point, Jain temple, Pazhashi raja tomb, Wayanad heritage museum, Papanasini river, Neelimala view point, Pakshipathalam bird sanctuary, chain tree of Karinthandan and historical and heritage tours. Wayanad is also center for amazing nature and wildlife tours. Plan your best Kerala tour packages with wayanad and enjoy the beauty of wayanad at most.
Chembra Peak the stunning location
Chembra peak is one of the attractive location situated in the wayanad district, its magical beauty attract much more travelers into it. The hills, rocks and valleys which contribute to the very unique character of Wayanad provide a lot of opportunity for adventure tourism. Trekking to the Chembra peak is a risky mountaineering endeavor. Chembra peak, the highest hill in Wayanad, is near Meppadi town. Trekking to the top of this peak takes nearly a day. Tourists can also stay one or two days at the top of the peak in short-term camps. District Tourism Promotion Council provides guides, canvases, sleeping bags, huts and trekking implements on hire.
The hill station Lakkidi is located in the Wayanad district and it offers a pleasant atmosphere for the travelers. Lakkidi is the gateway of the Wayanad district and it situated at top of Thamarassery Ghats pass with an elevation of 700 m. The place is just awesome and perfectly fit for Kerala holiday packages. The large and green crags are common visuals of Lakkidi. A number of luxury resorts are placed this area. The place impart an outstanding rejuvenate feel. Lakkidi is the home for various set of species like lion tailed macaque, rare birds, Indian shag, little green heron, pond heron and little cormorant. The lofty mountain peaks, luxuriant vegetation the gurging stream and the bird’s eye view of the deep valley on the south, with its winding roads, are breath taking.
Edakkal caves are mysterious and outstanding. Its popular historical monument located in the district of wayanad and special for most foreign and domestic travelers. Those who plan to visit wayanad then never forget Edakkal. The wayanad is a desired place for thrilling Kerala travel packages and the Edakkal caves are the single illustration for Stone Age from south India. Inside the caves there are pictorial writings of Neolithic man which represent the presence of prehistoric civilization, These carvings speak of a extremely civilized people of pre-historic age. All over India Edakkal has its own historical value and importance, so if you get a chance to visit this historical monument doesn’t neglect it. This one is also a better way to understand the history of man thoroughly.
Edakkal cave is a cleft about 96ft long and 22ft wide in the rock. It is a cleft made by a corner of rock splitting separate from the main body due to some natural reasons. The deepness of both the cleft and the fissure is 30 ft. What makes it a cave to the ordinary spectator is the fact that in the other portion of the large cleft, an enormous rock, weighing several tones, has fallen appeared a roof over a large part of it.
Kuruva Island is one of the famous destinations spotted as a picnic spot. Its 950 acres of ever green forest range flourished with luscious and extreme flora and fauna. The beauty of Kuruva Island is just awesome and always keeps the freshness. Kuruva Island is a tributaries of east running river Kabani, is an ideal picnic mark, far away from the turbulence of city life. Exceptional species of birds, orchids and herbs are the members of this supernal kingdom. The city Mananthavady is located around 17 km away and Sultan Bathery is about 40 km North West of Kuruva Island. So plan your interesting cheapest Kerala tour packages to Kuruva right now.
Pakshipathalam in the Brahmagiri hills at Thirunelli is an outstanding tourist spot for nature lovers. To reach Pakshipathalam visitors need to cover 17 km journey through the wild forest. The cavernous rock caves, formed among the deep blocks of rocks at the northern top part of the Brahmagiri, are the abode of various birds and wild beasts. Particular permission has to be obtained from Forest Department to enter to Pakshipathalam. District Tourism Promotion Council conducted vehicle, camping equipments, guides, etc. to the tourists.
Other gorgeous attractions
Pazhashi raja tomb the catching destinations for Kerala trips, it keeps the history of late and prominent king Pazhashi raja. Popular Pookode is a natural fresh water lake, brimmed with ever green peaks. The weather here is salacious; the scenic beauty, hypnotizing and the nature, unspoiled. Pookot lake tourist resort in Vythiri is the most attarctive tourist spot of Wayanad. And the Soochippara , Meenmutty are the thrilling waterfalls located in wayanad also it attract travelers lot plan your best Kerala tour packages to wayanad and experience the beauty of it.