Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Wayanad Tourist Places

Wayanad Tourist Places

Chembra Peak

Good for trekking. It is the highest peak point in this region and is 2100 mt above the sea level. Special permission required from DTPC Wayanad. It takes one complete day to reach top and bottom. This peak falls on the south of Wayanad and is close to Meppadi. The lake on the top is of Heart Shape.

Neelimala

Another trekking point located in Southeast of Wayanad. This place is reachable from Kalpetta and Sultan Bathery. Meenmutty falls is visible from this peak. It's the Right place for photography and sightseeing with greenery all around and valley in the foreground.

Meenmutty waterfalls

Meenmutty Falls is approachable from Kalpetta which is 29 km away. It is of three-layered and falls from a height of 290 mt. It is 2 km walk to reach the falls. The falls can be reached from Wayanad-Ooty road. It is advisable to visit falls during Winter or Summer season.

Banasura Sagar Dam

ThisHydro Electricity dam is located close to Karalad Lake and in the Southern part of Wayanad. Another interesting place for trekkers. Trekking is allowed to the peak of Banasura Sagar Dam. One can see islands in between which were formed due to the water levels in the reservoir. Boating is available at this place.

Wayanad Tourist Places