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 info@groowynd.com 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

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5 Days Trip from Bangalore : Coorg and Wayanad Packages From Bangalore for 4 Nights and 5 Days is a combination of two neighboring plantation hill stations of Kerala and Karnataka. You will have a great variety to experience in terms of culture, cuisines, and sightseeing. Both the destinations are bestowed with plenty of greenery and wildlife. Some of the famous wildlife sanctuaries and tiger reserves of South India are featured in this 5 Days Coorg and Wayanad Packages from Bangalore. Sighting of wild animals like elephant, bison, and deer etc are very common at these places. There also have been sightings of tigers and leopards in some instances. If you are looking for an unwinding experience from your busy schedule, this sure is one of the packages you should look for. Mesmerizing coffee plantations of Coorg and amazing tea plantations in Wayanad will refresh your mood on this holiday trip. Guests can be picked up from Bangalore, Mangalore, Kozhikode or Mysore by an exclusive cab. Entire sightseeing will be done using the same cab and driver. You may also choose from various categories of stay featured in our packages. There are multiple options – economy, budget, deluxe and premium packages in resorts, hotels, and homestays. Treehouse stay and Plantation stays can also be arranged in this 5 days trip from Bangalore. Write to us at info@groowynd.com for customizing your holiday package. We also have Wayanad and Coorg Tour Package with honeymoon inclusions as well. Mysore Coorg Wayanad Packages can also be done, if you have few additional days to spare. If you are looking for packages for other South Indian destinations do visit our page South India Tour Packages.

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Coorg and Wayanad Packages from Chennai

If you are looking for Coorg and Wayanad tour packages from Chennai, you can arrive at Mysore by KSRTC, and we will pick you up on arrival. You can alternately, travel by train from Chennai to Mysore. Traveling to Coorg from Mysore and Wayanad to Mysore is very convenient.

 

Places to visit in Wayanad:
  • Edakkal Caves (The cave is a cleft between rock, known for ancient inscriptions on the wall, great view from top).
  • Jain Temple Sulthan Bathery (very close to the highway, ancient Jain Temple).
  • Wild Life Sanctuary Muthanga  (Jungle safari available in the morning and evening, animal sighting opportunity).
  • Banasura Sagar Dam (known as the biggest of its kind in India, speed boat and row boating available).
  • Lakkidi view point (Breath taking view from the top of ghat section, best viewed in evenings).
  • Pookot Lake (wonderful view of greenery all around, boating facility available, perfect for unwinding).
  • Kuruva Island (Chain of islands, good for soft trekking and splash, cross over in a raft).
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Places to visit in Coorg:
  • Abbey Falls (Famous waterfall of Karnataka, close to Madikeri).
  • Raja’s Seat (Raja’s Seat wonderful place for evening provides amazing view of the valley)
  • Nisargadhama (Chain of islands near Kushalnagar, good place for soft trek).
  • Golden Temple (Tibetan monastery in Kushalnagar, accommodating around 7000 Tibetan monks, reflects the Tibetan Type of Architecture).
  • Dubare Elephant Camp (Experience elephant very closely, give bath to elephant, good place for children and family).

 

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