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Rageswari Reddy

15 September 2015

After a long year this is what you can expect from your holiday. It turned out outstanding. The caves, trekking and the bon fire with the residents in the hotel cannot be forgotten easily. Hoping to go back soon but this time as a couple.

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Chakor Iyengar

06 December 2015

It was a trip planned by my college friends and it turned out to be really amazing,spent a grt time trekking and exploring the ancient caves,everything was well planned and very well organized .Had a grt time with my grp.Excellent place. Excellent food and excellent hotels with views. Thumbs up for it.

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Vaijayanti Sethi

07 June 2015

Wow! Such a divine experience! This is one of the temples where we had a divine and beautiful experience. I totally loved the temple, the locality, and what not. To be honest, this was the temple that made me feel spiritual and great. I am glad to have visited this place.

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18 October 2016

Excellent , seren , awesome & beautiful location & property- Oxy form resort This property - surrounded with beautiful hills and the view is breath taking Well maintained ,Best hospitality & Good food , really enjoyed the stay with family ... Honestly, this was our best outing so far .

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Atmananda Bharadwaj

05 August 2015

Our group of 4 friends went here for our summer break, and it was a perfect choice for a short weekend to get away from the city and all its heat. The climate here is so soothing; you do not want to get up from your bed. The ambience was perfect, the tea tasted good and looked so beautiful and the trees and canopies around the stay gave the feeling of staying the English countryside.


Mukul Mehra

11 October 2015

Chembra Peak is amazingly beautiful. The lake, the peaks and the entire trail is a fun journey and a perfect place if you are looking for a trip with friends, Had a great experience, the views are simple beautiful. Amazing time. I'm certainly looking out for more treks similar to this one and i recommend it to all. Its a must for everyone atleast once.

What You Should Know More About Wayanad

  • About the destination

    Wayanad is a district in the north-eastern part of Kerala and is a rural place but very famous as a tourist destination. If you are one of those seekers of peace who want to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city and enjoy your own company and unwind your tired soul, this is a place you need to be at. There are several trekking and hiking routes, relaxation options like visits to tea gardens and camping amid the lush green meadows will give you a sheer experience of what a real vacation should be like.

    Wayanad is a destination where friends, family, honeymoons as well as senior citizens can equally enjoy as this place offers adventure as well as relaxation at the same time. The chilly weather at this place is just a cherry on the cake for travelers as it gives a fresh feel in the pollution free environment of Wayanad.

    This destination is nature’s gem in the tea state of Kerala where you will be treated with the best of mother-nature’s hospitality and love which you deserve when on a vacation. This trip will leave you totally enchanted and mesmerized, making your holidays unforgettable.

  • Travel Advice

    • Obtain all permits before heading for a trek or hike.

    • Carry a route map with you and do not leave the regularly used hiking trails as there are chances of getting lost in while on the trek.

    • Carry food and water supplies while on a long hike.

    • Wayanad is a quiet place and hence, do not step out after its dark as the roads tend to get quite lonely.

    • Review your hotels before booking a stay with them as they might not be as mentioned online.

    • Carry cash with you as Wayanad might not have an ATM of all the banks.

    • Do not litter in tea gardens or anywhere else when on your visit and try to keep the place clean.

  • Drinking Laws

    According to the drinking laws of Kerala, the minimum age to consume alcohol is 21 years for all types of alcoholic drinks.

  • Our Recommendations: What you can’t afford to miss?

    Chembra Peak
    There are many amazingly adventurous hiking destinations in Wayanad and Chembra peak is one of them. With the height of 6,900 feet, this place is one of the most famous trekking destinations in Kerala. You need to seek permission for the trek and once it is done, you can set yourself for the beautifully adventureous trek which awaits you!

    Street Cycling
    Cycling on the streets of Wayanad through natural tree tunnels is indeed an unforgettable experience. You can hire a bicycle and ride through tree tunnels, tea estates, lush green lands and refresh your mind. If you have good cycling skills, you can also go on long cycling trips along with some fellow tourists.

    Valley of Clouds 
    Those who are amateur at trekking can easily go on this trek. The trek to Valley of clouds is both thrilling and enchanting as you will find yourself surrounded by misty clouds, green meadows and tea gardens. You might as well stop and have a dip in one of the chilly streams which you will see on your way.
    Kurisumala Peak
    This is a pilgrimage place as the Cross which is placed on the peak symbolizes the sufferings of Jesus Christ which he underwent while he was crucified. You can trek up to this place as the route will offer you a lot of adventure as it has a lot of sudden ups and downs.

    Kalladi Forest trek
    This trek has a lot to offer as it takes you through some of the most picturesque tea gardens and spice gardens. This trek will give you a feel of the misty valleys, through shades of thick dense trees, cool atmosphere and an ambient sound of chirping birds. If you are a camping enthusiast, you can even pitch your own tent here.

    Kuruva Islands
    It is fun to visit these islands as you have to travel sitting on bamboo rafts or fiber boats. Hence, this is going to be one of the most fun things you will do in Wayanad. While on your way to the islands, you will feel the charm of village culture in Kerala as these rafts pass through some of the most remote areas of the place.

    Tea Estates
    Taking a walk through the green tea estates and coffee gardens as well as spice gardens is a sheer experience. Mostly run by the tribal community, you will experience the amazing tea growing culture of Wayanad while taking a walk through the tea estates.

    Soochipara Falls
    This is one of the most visited sightseeing destinations in Wayanad. You will witness the gushing waters making their way through grand mountains and this view will leave to completely mesmerized.

  • What you will like there?

    Limited tourists
    A major problem with a lot of holiday destinations is that it gets over-crowded with tourists. But this is not the case in Wayanad. It has a limited number of tourists visiting every year and hence, if you want to get away from crowd and relax yourself, you will indeed like this place.

    Relaxing atmosphere
    A visit to Wayanad is synonym for unwinding your soul completely and leaving yourself to be pampered by the tranquility of nature. You will feel relaxed and rejuvenated like never before when you visit this place and the feeling of peace you get here is totally unforgettable.

    Pollution free environment
    Wayanad is not very urbanized and so, it has got minimum amount of air and noise pollution. You will get to breathe fresh air, gain peace of mind and re-energize yourself in the calm atmosphere. Also, going on adventurous treks will make you attain different heights of sheer tranquility amid enchanting landscape.

    Lush green landscape
    The tea estates, green meadows, spice gardens and dense tree tunnels will give you a picture of nature’s grandeur at is best. You will feel a heavenly pleasure amid this landscape and wouldn’t want to leave Wayanad ever.

    Local Food
    You will get to taste some authentic and traditional dishes from Kerala, mainly made with coconut as a base. The curries, rice and meat dishes here will be a true treat for your tastebuds.

  • Recommended reads for destination

    Website :
    Kerala: The Divine Destination

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