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Best Trekking Tours in Wayanad

Take a break from your monotonous lives and embark on a scenic trek through the beautiful backdrop of hills and valleys in Wayanad. The charming landscape of Wayanad in recent times has become popular for enticing tourists to indulge in trekking and the vast expanse of wilderness and alluring beauty of the gorgeous hills of the Western Ghats. A perfect getaway for adventure lovers, Wayanad presents some mesmerizing trekking trails that will take your breath away. Experience the serenity of nature and find your perfect retreat from the humdrum lives. In the midst of the unforgettable beauty of nature, it is the perfect hill station to embark on some of the best trekking tours in Wayanad that will leave you with unforgettable memories.

 

Wayanad is blessed several temples, wildlife sanctuaries and waterfalls which can be witnessed only after a demanding trek through the most beautiful routes. Chembra Peak Trek, Pakshipathalam Trek, Banasura Hills Trek, Thusharagiri Trek and Brahmagiri Trek are some of the most sought after trekking expeditions offered in Wayanad. Soochipara Waterfalls and Edakkal Caves are couple of places, where you can consider doing slightly tougher treks. Take a closer sneak peek into the hidden splendor of nature by combining trekking with other adventure activities like camping, cycling, sightseeing, rappelling and boating when you are on a vacation in Wayanad. The engrossing treks will take you to the scenic vistas of lush greenery, rivers and waterfalls to be etched in your memories for a long time to come. Planning on a vacation to Wayanad? Do not miss out on a trekking expedition to add to your itineraries and encounter the magnificence of Wayanad that would astonish any heart for sure. The surreal experience of trekking will keep you longing to visit the beautiful hill station again and again. Blessed with the most spectacular natural sceneries, a trekking experience in Wayanad is highly recommended for every avid traveler chalking out the plan for their next vacation.

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Traveller Tales from Wayanad

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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

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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 g...

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Dr George

06 March 2019

Everything this place provides is a surprise... To start with a bit offroad drive leading up to the destination followed by the magic tea with the secret ingredients... And the chilling climate, the...

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Ashok Iyer

17 December 2018

Amazing weekend getaway at Wayanad! The hilltop tent stay was very comfortable and spacious, while the surrounding natural beauty made us speechless. It is a simple respite from the noise and pollution...

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Acaryatanaya Johar

13 December 2018

2 of my colleagues and I went on this trip. We had started early in the morning from Wayanad and the campsite was easily accessible by car. A holiday very well spent. We enjoyed zip-lining, burma bridg...

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Darshan Bharadwaj

13 December 2018

Really got to get a taste of Kerala on this trip, in every way. The caretaker of the camp treated us like his own family and took care of all our needs. Since we were a group of friends from college, w...

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Vishwamitra Johar

13 December 2018

This was a very thrilling adventure right from the beginning. Just to reach the campsite, we had to go on an off-road jeep ride, which was super cool and my kids just loved it. The site was located amo...

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Gautami Khan

13 December 2018

This experience was amazing right from the beginning when we had to ride off road just to get there, and since then, our adventure packed weekend began. Hanging bridge, valley crossing, zip lining and ...

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Donald James

15 November 2019

Camped here with my wife for two day one night package. If you are looking for extreme adventure this may not be the place, but if you are looking for a complete cutoff from the hectic city life, the a...

What You Should Know More About Trekking in Wayanad

  • Q. Where is Wayanad located? How can I reach?

    Wayanad is a beautiful district situated in the north east of the coconut state of Kerala and is mainly known as the abode of Kerala’s tribal population, with luxuriant forested lands enriched with misty valleys. There are three distinct way to reach the district: by air, by railways, and by road.

    • Air: The nearest airport to reach Wayanad is the Calicut International Airport which is located around 65 km away. After landing one can easily find taxis and cars that will take them directly to the Wayanad district.
    • Road: If you are travelling by road, you can get access to the place through many roads from different parts of Kerala as well as Karnataka. Visitors can easily board KSRTC buses from cities like Bangalore, Mysore, Kochi and many others that will directly lead you to your destined place.
    • Train: As per the information, the Wayanad district is not directly connected by railway service so the visitors and travellers can take a train till Kozhikode and after reaching can hire taxis and cars to travel to Wayanad.

  • Q. How far is Wayanad from Bangalore?

    The Wayanad district of Kerala is just 262 km away from the city of Bangalore. If you are travelling by bus it will take you 9 hours to reach Wayanad from the Kalasipalayam bus stand from where you can easily get a private bus service to take you to the district. As Wayanad is not connected with railway services directly but is nearer to the Nanjangud station which is 109 km from Wayanad. The best train to catch from Bangalore to Wayanad is the TirupatiChamrajnagar express.

    It will take just 1 hour from Bangalore to reach the Kozhikode airport if you are travel by air and you can’t easily get cheaper flights from Bangalore to Wayanad via Kozhikode. The most pleasant and beautiful journey to Wayanad is by road as it will take you through a scenic journey of nature’s beauty.

  • Q. What is the best time to visit Wayanad for trekking?

    Wayanad contains a salubrious atmosphere all throughout the year. But the best time to visit the beautiful trekking site is from October to May. During this time one can easily get access to nature’s beauty and can also participate in various activities like boating, trekking, hiking, camping, sightseeing and many other adventure activities in Wayanad.

  • Q. Is it safe to trek in Wayanad during the monsoon?

    Wayanad is the most romantic place to visit during monsoon. It rains heavily in the district giving the tourist a different thrill and experience. But if you are into trekking and any other adventure activity, then rainy days are not a right time to visit as it can be quite dangerous.

  • Q. What should I carry while visiting Wayanad?

    If you are going for a vacation or even trekking you can pack things according to the kind of trip you have planned. But there are five essential things that one needs to carry when packing for Wayanad.

    • One bag- A bag is most needed to carry your stuffs and all the other things.
    • One water bottle
    • Torch
    • Sleeping bag
    • A small shoulder bag or a sling bag for any important documents, essentials or even cash
    • Insect repellant

    Choose the things carefully according to your comfort and travel plan.

  • Q. What are the different trekking options available in Wayanad? What sort of treks are there?

    There are many places and mountains where you can go trekking and hiking. The district of Wayanad gives you places to trek like Chembra peak, Pakshipathalam, Banasura hill, Kattukunnu and SaipuKunnu. These trekking sites will give you an amazing experience and bewitch you. They take you through pristine wildlife, adventure trails and other adventures that will make your visit a memorable one.

  • Q. What will be the cost of trekking in Wayanad?

    Trekking trips in Wayanad are not very costly and one can easily afford the trekking expenditure while having all the fun and enjoyment of the journey. The cost of the trips and adventures vary with the type of trek and package you opt for.

  • Q. Is it safe to do trekking in Wayanad?

    Wayanad gives you the most amazing and thrilling trekking experience, if you are looking for some fun and adventure. The hills and forest present in the district provide the best trekking programs to make your adventure an unforgettable and most memorable one.

     

    Yes, it is very safe to go trekking in the district of Wayanad as they provide you adventure as well as take care of your safety and security. Wayanad is a great trekking site because of its constant pleasant weather which allows you to enjoy it even more. The place is quite risky for the trekkers and the campers and other adventure tourists during the monsoon time as it rains heavily and the path can get quite slippery and dangerous.

  • Q. Which is the highest peak for trekking in Wayanad?

    The highest peak in Wayanad is the Chembra peak situated at 2,100 meters above the sea level and it is the most ideal trekking place. Not only does that peak contain the most famous heart shaped lake, the HridayaSaras is also believed to never dry up.

     

    With permission from the forest department, you can pursue wild life trekking for two days and get a great wildlife experience right up to the peak. One has to cross seven tiny hills before reaching the main Chembra hill.

  • Q. Do we need to book a group tour for trekking in Wayanad? Can a solo person do it as well?

    Trekking is fun when it is done with friends and with people who love trekking and adventure. A group trek provides you more fun and makes the trek enjoyable when you do other adventure activities along with them.

     

    Group trips and adventure packages give you access to many more adventure programs that cannot be accessed when you go on trips alone. But, you can even go on a lone trekking trip in Wayanad and can even have a pleasurable time. But going in a group of people or with friends is the best thing to do.

  • Q. What kind of fitness I am expected to have for trekking in Wayanad?

    Trekking is not a simple thing that you can opt for whenever you want to; one should have a sound health to go trekking in the hilly areas. One should be free of heart problems, blood pressure problems and breathing difficulties. Even people with joint problems or with phobia of heights are recommended not to be part of thesetreks.

  • Q. Can I do trekking in Chembra Peak Trek? What sort of a trek is it?

    Trekking in the one of the highest ranges of Wayanad will give you an amazing and everlasting experience. It is a wonderful time to spend trekking the misty green mountain peaks and falling in love with the nature all over again.

     

    It is a fun and enjoyable trekking experience one can easily get if they go trekking in the Chembra hills. You cannot get enough out of this trek as the heart shaped; never drying lake will make you go speechless. If you go trekking to Wayanad then Chembra hills are a must visit place in there.

  • Q. What sort of trekking is Pakshipathalam? How difficult it is?

    It is the second most amazing place to trek in the Wayanad district. It is mainly popular for its name as an abode of a variety of birds. A one day trek to the lap of nature filled with birds from different paradise will give you an amazing time. It will take away all your stress and trekking pain. It is a must visit trekking site that everyone should visit.

  • Q. Are there any waterfall treks in Wayanad?

    There are three main waterfalls situated in the Wayanad district of Kerala. The waterfalls like Soochipara waterfalls, MakkiyadMeenmutty waterfalls and the Thusharagiri waterfalls. This waterfall trekking will be one of the best things that you can add in your package. The smooth falling of the waterfalls and the melody will make you wonder.

  • Q. Which caves are famous for trekking in Wayanad?

    The one and only famous cave that is present in the Wayanad district is the Edakkal caves that are a pure definition of nature’s skills and its architecture. Tourists have to trek to the height of 4000 ft above the sea level. The mesmerizing view of the caves will take you to a different level.

  • Q. Is there a chance of facing the wild animals while trekking in Wayanad?

    There are many wildlife creatures that you can come across while trekking into the forest or hills. Most of the wildlife here is not dangerous. However, for the safety and security of the trekkers, it is recommended that visitors are accompanied by a guide.

  • Q. Can we do camping as well in Wayanad? Where we can do it?

    There are many places where you can go camping with your friends and family and also can have a great time having fun and a lot of enjoyment. Places like the hill district club, blue mango; solitude Wayanad gives you some of the best camping experiences in Wayanad.

  • Q. What should I wear while trekking in Wayanad?

    The best clothes you can pack for your trip are your most comfortable trekking suits or else the pants in which you will feel comfortable. Comfort is the first thing you should keep in mind before packing for the Wayanad trekking.

  • Q. What all places can I see in Wayanad?

    Wayanad has got amazing tourist places, here are some of them:

    • Chembra Peak
    • Edakkal Caves
    • BanasuraSagar Dam, Kalpetta
    • Bamboo Forest, Muthanga
    • Chain Tree, Vythiri
    • Jain Temple, Sulthan Battery
    • Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary
    • Kuruva Island
    • Soochipara Falls, Kalpetta
    • Pakshipathalam Bird Sanctuary
    • The Bamboo Factory, Uravu
    • Pookode Lake, Kalpetta
    • Phantom Rock
    • Meenmutty Waterfalls
    • Lakkidi View Point
    • Thirunelli Temple, Thirunelli
    • Tholpetty Wildlife Sanctuary
    • Spice Trail of Wayanad

  • Q. Is it safe for a solo female to trek in Wayanad?

    Wayanad trekking trips provide you great safety and security to anyone who be a part of it so a lone female trekker can also have a great time trekking on the hills and exploring.

  • Q. What are the different things apart from trek which can be done in Wayanad?

    There are many things one can do in Wayanad apart from trekking. There is sightseeing, camping, boating, and many other things that will keep you busy in the Wayanad district.

  • Q. What kind of home stays I can find in Wayanad?

    There are hotels, motels and even private villas that you can book according to your preference. And the best part is you can even night camp with a bonfire and a starry night which is one of the main attractions of many of the homestays. Popular home stays  in Wayanad include:

    • Vythiri Village Homestay
    • Spice Garden Homestay
    • Summer Villa
    • Enteveedu Homestay
    • Melvin’s Homestay
    • Peter’s Hill View Residency
    • SundaraMahal Homestay
    • Dhanagiri Homestay
    • Misty Meadows Homestay
    • Annapara Homestay
    • Meenmutty Heights Homestay
    • Villa Wayanad
    • The Wayanad Gate
    • Rocky Nest Homestay