Wayanad Tourist Places List with Pictures
1.Chembra Peak (Kalpetta)
Chembra Peak is a part of the Wayanad hill ranges along the western ghats. It can be defined as ‘trekkers delight’. A heart shaped never dried up lake on the way to the top of the peak is a major tourist attraction. The journey is through dense forest and hill ranges by foot. Askmeholidays offers the best Kerala family tour Packages to make family to enjoy the best time in their lives.
2.Banasura Sagar Dam
The Banasura Sagar Dam is a water reservoir with a set of islands formed while submerging nearby areas. Speed and pedal boat ride is available to explore the dam.
Banasura Hill Resort is another Tourist attraction situated 20 km’s away from the Dam.
3.Meenmutty Waterfalls (Neelimala)
Neelimala is a thick greeny forest with various plantations is another destination for trekkers.The mystic view of the hills and Meenmutty waterfalls is the major attraction of this mountain peak.
Edakkal caves are two natural caves found in Edakkal 25 km’s away from kalpetta, Wayanad District. These caves are formed by rather a cleft or rift caused several thousand years ago is another major trekking Place in Wayanad district Kerala. Inside the caves there are pictorial writings, carvings of human and animal figures and tools used by them indicates the civilization of prehistoric age.It is believed to be portrayed around 6000 B.C.
Pakshipathalam, as the name refers there is a huge variety of birds habituated here. It is a deep hill station and thick forest makes ideal for trekking. caves found here are believed to be meditating place for rishi munis during ancient times.
Close to Pakshipathalam , a set of islands located here known as ‘Kuruvadweep’ is another major attraction of this place.