Things to do in Wayanad

Things to do in Wayanad

Things to do in Wayanad Experiences by Groowynd Holidays would be a great experience for our guests to cherish, owing to our strong presence in Wayanad. Groowynd Holidays India Pvt Ltd has an enthusiastic team in Wayanad, who ensures that all the little details of the tour is taken care. Do not miss the following Things to do in Wayanad if you are coming to Wayanad to have a true experience of the destination:

1. Hiking of Edakkal Caves

Hiking to Edakkal caves is a semi hard trekking of almost 1 km one way. The caves, 12 km from Sulthan Bathery town, is one of the major tourist attractions in Wayanad. The spectacular view from the top, the unique landscape, local delicacies on the way will help you keep going. The cave showcases some pre-historic engravings of human and animal figures, tools used by humans and symbols. Best time to visit is during September to Apr, especially during morning hours. Not suggested for senior citizens and small kids.

2. Trekking of Chembra Peak

Trekking of Chembra Peak is one of the best “ things to do in Wayanad “, if you are looking for the best trekking experiences of South India. The view from the top is amazing. It is a hard trekking for more than half a day.

Things to do in Wayanad

Trekking at Chembra Peak. Image Credit: Sankara Subramaniam C

3. Adventure Activities at Karalad Lake

The latest introduction of DTPC in Wayanad Tourism is the special activities at Karalad Lake. Karalad is very close to Banasura Sagar Dam. Zipline, Kayaking, Rock Climbing, Pedal/Row boats are available.

4. Wildlife Safari at Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary

Wayanad has two wildlife sanctuaries viz Muthanga and Tholpetty. Both places have wildlife safari in the morning and afternoon. Try to be an early bird to ensure availability of tickets as the vehicles are limited.

5. Speed Boating in Banasura Sagar Dam

Speed boat is one of the experiences available in Wayanad, which is not seen in other hill stations. Banasura Sagar dam is the largest earth dam in India. Water level depends upon the season.

Things to do in Wayanad

Speed Boating at Banasura Lake. Image Credit: Raji PV

6. Soft Trekking of Kuruva Island

Kuruva Islands is a chain of islands, which has access through country made raft. The soft trek in the islands would be really refreshing. Splash in the river and great place to unwind.

7. Visit Top Restaurants in Wayanad

Wayanad is famous for some of the top restaurants of Kerala. Jubilee Restaurant, Wilton Restaurant, Hotel Mint Flower (all in Sulthan Bathery) and The Bungalow Restaurant (Kalpetta) to name a few.

8. Plantation Tour in Wayanad

Plantation Tour is not generally undertaken as a part of sightseeing tours. If the traveler is interested to see coffee, pepper and other spices plantations they may opt for the tour. You also have the opportunity to take part in the harvest/planting process, if intimated in advance.

9. Traditional Kerala Food in Plantain Leaf

Homely food serviced in plantain leaf – the traditional Kerala style, is one of the experiences you may not find elsewhere. Places may not be hi-fi, but you will truly appreciate the delicacies served with customary way.

10. Luxury Stay in Wayanad Resort

Staying in some of the resorts in Wayanad would be an experience in itself. Vythiri Resort, Vythiri Village, Wayanad Silverwoods are to name a few. These resorts have distinctive category of rooms to provide you a unique experience during your stay in Wayanad.

11. Tree House stay in Wayanad

Treehouse stay in Wayanad is one of the most sought after experiences in Wayanad, especially for young couple. Wayanad Tree House stays are available in Standard, Deluxe, Deluxe Plus, Premum and Luxury categories.

Contact us on to book one of these “ Things to do in Wayanad “ or to have a combination of these experiences. Click Details of Places to Visit in Wayanad to know about all sightseeing places



Mysore Wayanad Coorg Kabini Tour Package

Mysore Wayanad Coorg Kabini Tour Package from Bangalore!! Kabini is one of the most sought after wildlife destination in Karnataka. Nagarhole Tiger Reserve close to Kabini holds a prominent place in the wildlife map of South India. The neighboring plantation hill stations Coorg and Wayanad are a great combination to have a feel of two states Kerala and Karnataka in a short span of time. Mysore, the palace city would add a lot of variety to the trip. The majestic Mysore Palace is one of the famous fascinations of Mysore.

Wildlife Safari, Palaces, Waterfalls, Trekking, Lakes, Boating are some of the attractions of the trip. Guests are picked up from Bangalore International Airport/Railway Station by our representative. You may choose a pick up from the hotel or your home as well. The distance between Bangalore and Mysore 150 km, covered in 3 h. Major tourist destinations of Mysore, Kabini, Coorg and Wayanad will be covered during the 6 days of the trip. On the final day, guest will be traveling from Wayanad to Bangalore. The distance between Wayanad and Bangalore is 280 km covered in 6 h. Guests are dropped back to Bangalore with fond memories of a wonderful holiday experience on completion of Mysore Wayanad Coorg Kabini tour package. Do click on our link South India Tour Packages to know other featured packages for South India.

Mysore Wayanad Coorg Kabini Tour Package: 7 Days

Places to Stay: Kabini – 1 Night | Coorg – 2 Nights | Wayanad – 2 Nights | Mysore – 1 Night


Wayanad Sightseeing:
  • Edakkal Caves (Good option for trekking, cleft between rock, good view from top).
  • Jain Temple (Ancient Jain Temple near Sultan Bathery).
  • Banasura Sagar Dam (One of the famous earth dams in India, boating available).
  • Lakkidi viewpoint (Great view of the valley from the top of Ghat section).
  • Chain Tree near Lakkidi (Chain tree describes the story of Ghat section road).
  • Pookot Lake (Lake in the mountains with a great view and boating facilities ).
  • Muthanga Wildlife Sanctuary (Wildlife sighting opportunity during Jungle Safari, available in the morning and evening).
  • Kuruva Island (Cross over to the island in a raft, great place for unwinding and splash).


Coorg Sightseeing:
  • Abbey Falls (One of the famous waterfalls of Karnataka, falls from an elevation of 70 feet)
  • Raja’s Seat (Raja’s Seat is a view point close to Madikeri, gives great view of valley)
  • Tala Cauvery (Origin of river Cauvery)
  • Nisargadhama (Great place for unwinding and refreshing, it is a chain of small islands)
  • Golden Temple (Accommodating around 7000 Tibetan monks in and around, this beautiful architecture reflects the Tibetan Style of Architecture)
  • Dubare Elephant Camp (Dubare Forest is a natural island of about 11-12 acres with elephant camp, elephant rides available)


Places to Visit in Mysore:
  • Mysore Palace (Most famous attraction of the palace City Mysore)
  • Mysore Zoo (Also known as Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens, features a great variety of animals and birds)
  • Brindavan Garden (Brindavan Garden is famous for the light show in the evening, displays a beautiful garden)
  • Jaganmohan Palace (Presently Jayachamarajendra Art Gallery, showcases unique paintings and artifacts).


Places to Visit in Kabini:
  • Jungle Safari (Famous wildlife experiences in South India)
  • Coracle Ride in Kabini (Kabini Resorts offer Coracle Rides in river Kabini)


Mysore Kabini Coorg Wayanad Tour Package: How to reach


Coorg Honeymoon Package

Coorg Honeymoon Package – 3 Days. People looking for Weekend Getaways from Bangalore for Couples and from other destinations such as Mysore, Chennai, Cochin, can opt for this 3 Day honeymoon trip to Coorg arranged at some of the finest resorts. Bangalore to Coorg distance is 237 km, covered in 5.5 hours. You would surely enjoy the experience of wonderful plantations and rolling hills on your first outing to this famous South India hill station. Groowynd Holidays, a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence awarding winning tour operator and a destination expert for Coorg on TripAdvisor can help you in planning this perfect weekend getaway away from Bangalore for a couple. Resorts and Plantation stays are chosen based on the ambiance, access, hospitality, and privacy. Some important places to visit in Coorg will be covered according to your stay in Coorg. There are quite a number of sightseeing places to be covered in Coorg, such as waterfalls, a chain of islands, view point, wildlife etc. Nearest railway station to Coorg is Mysore (Mysuru) and pick up can be arranged from Mysore as well. If you are looking for a Coorg honeymoon package from Mumbai, Mangalore (Mangaluru) will be more convenient arrival and departure for you. Mangalore also has an international airport and a railway station. Mangalore to Coorg distance is 151 km. This honeymoon package for Coorg from Chennai is organized starting from Mysore. There are overnight trains and buses from Chennai to Mysore. If the guests are planning to come from Hyderabad, you can arrive at Bangalore or Mysore.

Coorg Honeymoon Package: Weekend Getaway from Bangalore for Couples

If you have more days to add to Coorg honeymoon package, you may consider Wayanad (2 Nights), Kabini (1 Night) or Ooty (2 Nights). Places of Pick up for the customized package can be from Bangalore, Mysore, Calicut, Mangalore, Coimbatore etc.

Extended Package Options:

You may write to or post a query on this page requesting for a complete itinerary of Coorg Wayanad honeymoon package and stay options or customized honeymoon packages of South India. Visit our page South India Honeymoon Packages if you are looking for honeymoon packages to other South Indian destinations. Orange County Coorg Package Price also can be provided on request.


Coorg Honeymoon Package

Lily Pool Cottage – Orange County Coorg

Coorg Honeymoon Packages

Orange County Coorg


Kabini Tour Package with Wayanad

4 Days Trip From Bangalore : Kabini Tour Package with Wayanad is a great tour option for wildlife and nature enthusiasts!! The Kabini River that borders the Nagarhole and Bandipur National Park is known for its wildlife and safari tours with almost assured wildlife sightings. An exquisite experience offered by our partner resorts on the banks of Kabini River could be another reason that will make you want to opt for this trip. Orange County Resort Kabini, Kaav Safari Lodge, Red Earth, The Serai are few of the amazing resorts to choose from. Kabini River Lodge, a Jungle Lodges & Resorts (JLR) property, a former hunting lodge is an another option, where you will want to come back again.

Kabini Tour Package

Kaav Safari Lodge Kabini

Going on a Kabini wildlife safari along with a visit to Wayanad, a hill station located in North Kerala is a great combination for any nature/wildlife lover. Wayanad has lot of varied attractions like waterfalls, lakes, dams, view points, wildlife sanctuaries etc. Guests can be picked up from Bangalore, Mysore, Calicut, Kochi, Coimbatore or Mangalore for this Wayanad Kabini tour package. If you have an additional day to spare, Coorg or Mysore can also be included in this trip. Click on the link Mysore Kabini Coorg Wayanad Package to know more about the package that includes Mysore and Coorg as well. Drops also can be customized as per the guest requirement.

4 Days Trip from Bangalore : Kabini Tour Package and Wayanad

Places of Stay: Kabini – 1 Night | Wayanad – 2 Nights


Wayanad Sightseeing:
  • Edakkal Caves (Provides great view from top, famous for inscriptions on the cave walls).
  • Jain Temple (Jain Temple at Sulthan Bathery).
  • Muthanga Wild Life Sanctuary (Wild Animal Sighting in Jungle safari conducted in morning and evening).
  • Banasura Sagar Dam (One of the famous places in Wayanad, being the biggest earth dam).
  • Lakkidi view point (From the top you can view the wonderful valley and ghat section).
  • Chain Tree near Lakkidi (Chain tree describes a story behind ghat section road).
  • Pookot Lake (Lake at the rendezvous of valley on three sides, boating available, nice place for family and couples).
  • Kuruva Island (Chain of Islands, cross over in raft, great place for unwinding).


Places to Visit in Kabini:
  • Jungle Safari (one of the most sought after wildlife experiences in south India)
  • Coracle Ride in Kabini (offered by most of the resorts in Kabini)


Kabini Tour Package and Wayanad: Tourist Map

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