Attractive destinations @ Wayanad
Muthanga Wildlife sanctuary,also known as Wayanad National Park or Muthanga National Park is located 16 kilometers east of Sulthan Bathery in Wayanad. Also known as Wayanad National Park, Muthanga National Park is located 16 kilometers east of Sulthan Bathery.
Soojipara is one of the beautiful places in Wayanad. The water falls from 100 FT to 300ft heights is the uniqueness. Largely un-noticed and secluded in location, Sojipara waterfalls form a spectacular attraction near Meppady. To reach the waterfall, one has to trek down 2 km approximately over steep rocks.
Edakkal Caves are two natural caves at a remote location at Edakkal, 25 km from Kalpetta in theWayanad district of Kerala in India's Western Ghats. They lie 1,200 metres above sea level on Ambukutty Mala, beside an ancient trade route connecting the high mountains of Mysore to the ports of theMalabar coast.
Chembra Peak is the highest peak in Wayanad, at 2,100 metres (6,900 ft) above sea level. It is one of the beautiful hill in south India. Foothill of the peak is covered with tea estates in Wayanad. Chembra is located near the town of Meppady and is 8 km south of Kalpetta.
Banasura Sagar Dam is the largest earthen dam in India and the second largest in Asia and an ideal starting point for hikes into the surrounding scenic mountains. It impounds the Karamanathodu tributary of the Kabini River, is part of the Indian Banasurasagar Project consisting of a dam and a canal project started in 1979.
Pookot Lake is a scenic freshwater lake in the Wayanad in Kerala, South India. Pookot is a natural fresh water lake nestling amid evergreen forests and mountain slopes at an altitude of 770 meters above sea level. It is 15 km away from Kalpetta. Lying 3 km south of Vythiri town, the lake is one of the most popular tourist spots in Wayanad.
Kuruva dweep is a 950-acre (3.8 km2) protected river delta on the Kabini River in the Wayanad district, Kerala. This of dense and evergreen forest is uninhabited and hence a home to rare kinds of flora and fauna: uncommon species of birds, orchids and herbs namely.
Thirunelli Temple is an ancient temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu on the side of Brahmagiri hill in Kerala. The temple is at an altitude of about 900m in north Wayanad in a valley surrounded by mountains and beautiful forests. It is 32 km away from Manathavady in Wayanad.
Lakkidi is the gateway of Wayanad district of Kerala state, south India. It gets the second highest degree of rainfall in the world. Lakkidi is one of the highest locations in Wayanad. It is situated 700 m above mean sea level, atop Thamarassery ghat pass.