Chembra Peak Wayanad, at a whopping height of about 2100 m above sea level claims to be the highest peak in Wayanad. Located at 8 km South of Kalpetta, Chembra Peak is one of the finest view points of Wayanad and best hard trekking places of Kerala. Chembra Peak Trek by Groowynd Holidays takes you to unique picturesque place which gives a great Panoramic view of this beautiful district. A little wonder waiting for travelers after covering quarter of the trek – a small heart shaped lake on the mountain which never ever dries up, not even during peak summer. Its breath taking beauty takes away the hardship of your trekking. It takes 2 h one way, but be ready to spare a day for this marvelous trekking experience. The place is under Forest Department, and permission and fee are mandatory (Details given below). A guide will be sent along, by Forest Dept, for help. Never miss it when visiting Wayanad!
Entry Fee at Chembra :
Adults : Rs 750 (Up to 10 members)
Foreigners : Rs 1500 (Up to 5 members)
Still Camera : Rs 40
Timings of Chembra Peak:
The Peak is open throughout the week from 0900 h to 1400 h for trekking.
Entry for trekking will be closed by 1400 h.
Places to Visit near Chembra:
Soochipara Waterfalls, Kanthanpara waterfalls, Sunrise valley, Meenmutty waterfalls and Neelimala view point are the nearby tourist attractions.
Calicut to Chembra Route: Calicut-Thamarassery-Vythiri. Further, reaching Chundale, take right turn to Meppadi. From Meppadi, Chembra is 6 km. Calicut to Chembra Peak distance is 90 km, covered in 2 h 30 min.
Bangalore to Chembra Peak Route: Bangalore-Mysore- Sulthan Bathery- Ambalavayal-Vaduvanchal-Meppadi-Chembra. Bangalore to Chembra Peak distance is 295 km, covered in 6 h 10 min.
Mysore to Chembra : Mysore- Sulthan Bathery- Ambalavayal-Vaduvanchal-Meppadi-Chembra . Mysore to Chembra Peak distance is 155 km, covered in 3 h 40 min.
Ooty to Chembra Route: Ooty-Gudallur- Vaduvanchal (on Calicut road)-Meppadi-Chembra . Ooty to Chembra Peak distance is 120 km, covered in 3 h 30 min.
Nearest Railway Station to Chembra Peak is Kozhikode Railway Station (CLT). Kozhikode is also known as Calicut (CLT). Calicut Railway Station to Chembra distance is 90 km, covered in 2 h 35 min.
Mysore Railway Station to Chembra is 155 km, covered in 3 h 45 min.
Nearest airport to Chembra Peak is at Kozhikode (Calicut), known as Karipur International Airport (CCJ) and the distance is 102 km covered in 2h 55 min.
Bangalore Airport to Chembra is 337 km, covered in 6 h 40 m. It is presently known as Bengaluru Kempegowda International Airport (BLR).
Best time to visit Chembra is during September to March. Apr and May will be comparatively hot at the peak. Jun to Aug is monsoon period and trekking to Chembra is not suggested.
From Kalpetta Town- Kalpetta-Puthurvayal-Meppadi-Chembra route.
From Sulthan Bathery : Sulthan Bathery -Ambalavayal-Vaduvanchal-Meppadi-Chembra route.
From Manthavadi : Manthavadi-Panamram- Kalpetta- Meppadi-Chembra route
From Vythiri : Vythiri-Chundale ( Ooty road) -Meppadi-Chembra route
|From Place||Distance (in Km)|
|Sulthan Bathery||43 km|
Kabini Coorg Wayanad tour package – If you are a wildlife enthusiast, then you should head to the Nagarhole National Park for a jungle safari. The park is famous for amazing animal sightings during a safari. The Kabini backwaters are the most sought-after place for nature admirers and wildlife enthusiasts as it is home to a number of wild animals, especially elephants, which arrive here in herds in search of water. Other animals that can be seen at Nagarhole are: tigers, leopards, sloth bear, spotted deer, wild boar, Indian bison and a large number of exotic birds. Elephants, spotted deer and wild boars are among the most easily sighted. This 6-Days Kabini Coorg Wayanad tour package covers the famous South Indian tourist destinations that are known for wildlife, nature, plantations and much more!! Kabini is renowned for its wildlife sightings and the boat safari on the Kabini river. Staying at a resort on the banks of River Kabini would be a unique experience, which enables you to view wildlife very closely. Some of the resorts like Orange County Kabini or The Bison provide luxury stays on the banks of Kabini River. Coorg is known for coffee plantations and other natural attractions that are visited by tourists from around the world. Wayanad is a destination blessed with natural beauty. Wildlife, waterfalls, lakes, view points, historical places and much more to see. If you are looking for a more relaxed affair, 8 Days is what we recommend for this tour. Groowynd Holidays offers pick up from Bangalore, Mysore, Mangalore, Calicut, Coimbatore etc based on convenience of guests. You may also visit our links Wayanad tour packages and South India tour packages for itineraries covering Wayanad tourist places and other South Indian tourist destinations respectively.
Places to Stay: Kabini – 1 Night | Coorg – 2 Nights | Wayanad – 2 Nights
The Club Mahindra Coorg package (Madikeri or Virajpet) gives you an amazing opportunity to enjoy the facilities and services of any Club Mahindra property. Madikeri is a coffee plantation hill station and the capital of Coorg. Madikeri has been blessed with natural beauty ranging from mountains, plantations, paddy fields, water bodies etc. Club Mahindra Madikeri is built in a coffee plantation area, featuring a lot of in-house facilities and two swimming pools. Club Mahindra Virajpet is around 35 km from Madikeri. This Club Mahindra property is also placed in a Coffee Plantation region of Coorg, which ensures the guests have a comfortable stay in the lap of nature. The property at Virajpet also offers an array of activities and games within the resort.
Guests can be picked up from any of the nearby cities. Mangalore (Mangaluru) is the nearest Airport to Club Mahindra Coorg. Pick up/drop can be organized from Mangalore, Kozhikode (Calicut), Mysore or Bangalore. A visit to Coorg tourist places can be covered in 3 Days. You may also consider nearby tourist destinations like Wayanad (2 Nights), Mysuru (1 Night), Kabini (1 Night) or Bekal/Kannur (1 Night).
Write to us email@example.com or post a query on this page for a customized Club Mahindra Coorg Package including other nearby destinations. If you are looking for exclusive wayanad package, you may visit our page Wayanad Honeymoon Packages.
Mudumalai Bandipur Nagarhole Wayanad Tour, covers the Karnatka Wildlife Sanctuaries and Tamilnadu near Wayanad. The Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary (in Tamil Nadu) and Bandipur Tiger Reserve (in Karnataka) are connected, but are in different states. The tiger rich Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary has the largest population of tigers in Kerala (As per the census held in 2015, Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary houses 76 tigers against the total of 136 tigers found in Kerala). Nagarhole National Park (In Karnataka) is adjacent to Tholpetty Wildlife Sanctuary (A part of Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary) is another major Tiger Reserve in South India. It is estimated that the “Mudumalai-Bandipur-Nagarhole-Wayanad complex” preserves the world’s largest tiger population in a single region (570 tigers as per the 2015 census). Wild animal sightings are mostly noticed in these sectors. For this tour itinerary, guests will start by visiting Ooty, one of the most famous hill stations of South India. Ooty features the Nilgiri Mountain Train, View Points, Botanical Garden, Lake and many other attractions. Further, you will visit the wildlife sanctuaries of Mudumalai and Masinagudi and travel to Wayanad, a non-commercialized hill station of Kerala. Wayanad is blessed with many sightseeing options like waterfalls, wildlife, lakes, view point, historical places and many more. Guests can be picked up from Bangalore, Mysore, Coimbatore or Calicut based on your convenience. Write to firstname.lastname@example.org for Mudumalai Bandipur Nagarhole Wayanad Complex Tour organised by Groowynd Holidays or exclusive Wayanad Packages.
This tour for Wildlife Sanctuaries in Karnataka and Tamilnadu near Wayanad can be further customized to cover the below destinations:
Nagarhole/Kabini– 2 Nights | Bandipur – 1 Night | Wayanad – 2 Nights
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