Welcome to Wayanad – the green carpeted beauty nestled in the hills of the mighty Western Ghats. With its most exciting sights tucked deep in its lesser-known destinations along with a multitude of exotic flora and foliage, Wayanad calls to experience the rustic charm and soothing murmurs of its mystic beauty.
Besides the rich heritage, unique culture and age-old traditions of the tribal communities, Wayanad adorns herself with her stunning wildlife and the magical lush forest glides and verdant spice and tea plantations. The place allures tourists from all over the world with its rich Wildlife Sanctuaries and salubrious climate.
This hilly destination has in its bosom some of the best tourist attractions in the state like a trekking to Chembra Peak, a journey through the Kuruvadweep, the enchanting Vythiri hill station, the only earthen dam Banasura Sagar, the prehistoric Edakkal Caves and the herds of elephants at Muthanga and Tholpetty Wildlife Sanctuaries. And is Wayanad for you.
Reaching Wayanad by Air:
Kannur International Airport is situated at a distance of about 68 km from Mananthavady (venue of the track). Kozhikode Airport is about 100 km from Kalpetta (district headquarters of Wayanad). Bangalore International Airport is at a distance of approximately 298 km from Kalpetta.
Reaching Wayanad by Rail:
Kannur railway station is 91 kms from Mananthavady. Kozhikode Railway Station, about 75 km from Kalpetta. Tourists have the option to take buses or cabs from Kozhikode to reach Wayanad via the famous Thamarassery Pass.