Tourist Places to visit in Wayanad on Honeymoon
Chembra Peak is a beautiful off-beat destination in Kerala with breathtaking locales complete with tea gardens and perfect views of the Western Ghats. Chembra Peak is a perfect addition to your Wayanad Honeymoon Packages.
Some of the best locations that honeymooners can enjoy are Pookot Lake, Edakkal Caves, Banasura Sagar Dam, Meenmutty Waterfalls, Sentinel Waterfalls and Kuruvadweep.
Specialities: At a height of 2100 meters, Chembra Peak is the tallest peak in the area offering excellent opportunities for hiking, trekking and river rafting along the River Kabini.
How to reach: Kalpetta is the nearest town and the closest railhead is Kozhikode. Kalpetta is well connected by road with Kozhikode, Bangalore, Mysore and Mangalore.
Ambukuthi Mala is home to the fascinating and intriguing Edakkal Caves. These prehistoric caves are believed to have been created and shaped due to an earthquake. Exploring the wonderful pictorial writings belonging to the Old and New Stone Age era is an enchanting experience to add to your honeymoon packages of Wayanad.
Ambukuthi Mala is an idyllic romantic escape in the midst of lush greenery and breathtaking natural surroundings.
Specialties: Explore the prehistoric Edakkal Caves with its primitive carvings and pictorial writings.
How to reach: By road the nearest town is Ambalavayal at 5 km and Sulthan Bathery at 12 km. The nearest railhead is in Kozhikode located at about 100 km from here. The nearest airport is Calicut International Airport at 115 km.
On the borders of Wayanad and beautifully ensconced in the Brahmagiri Hill ranges, Iruppu Falls is a popular sightseeing spot. This is a spectacular freshwater fall with striking views that captures the intrigue of every nature lover. It is a perfect place to enjoy your honeymoon packages of Wayanad.
Specialities: A perfect destination for forest treks leading to Narimale forest camp and leading on to the famous Brahmagiri Peak. A beautiful temple dedicated to Lord Shiva.
How to reach: Well connected by road to major cities such as Bangalore, Mangalore, Madikeri, Mysore. Nearest bus station is Kutta. Nearest railway station is Mysore.
Tickets to Iruppu Falls are available near the Rameshwara Temple. A short 15 minutes walk will bring you to Iruppu Falls.
Nagarhole National Park
The Nagarhole National Park is one of the best maintained parks in the country today and is a great place to go during your honeymoon in Kerala. The wildlife sanctuary is located close to the Kabini river. The national park is the perfect place to sight wild cats, such as tigers, leopards, along with sloths, bears, elephants, Indian bisons, and hyenas.
Specialties: Along with the animals, there are 250 species of birds which dwell in the wildlife sanctuary. Some nearby places are the Iruppu Falls and Ishwara Temple, which you can visit.
How To Reach: The Nagarhole National Park, situated in the Kodagu district, is a wildlife reserve spread across 247 square miles, and is located about a 100 kilometres away from the Mysore Airport.
Soochipara Falls or Sentinel Waterfalls is a wonderful picturesque spot and a perfect destination for Wayanad Honeymoon Packages. Milky white waters cascading past three tiers of rocky cliffs to create a wonderful natural pool perfect for a dip, making this waterfall one of the most romantic spots in the area.
Specialities: Perfect downward trek, wonderful pool perfect for swimming, bathing and other activities. Tree-top accommodations nearby are available.
How to reach: You can reach the entry point by cab, bus or your own vehicle. From the entry point it is a short hike of about 2 km to the Falls.
Pookode Lake is one of the most popular sightseeing spots in Wayanad. This beautiful freshwater lake is nestled amidst lush greenery and breathtaking scenic beauty all around.
The Lake is a charming spot to enjoy several relaxing activities such as boating, sightseeing and nature walks. It is a perfectly romantic spot to include in your Wayanad Honeymoon Packages.
Specialities: Freshwater aquarium, a Children's Park, boating facilities, Handicraft and Spices Emporium, hiking trails.
How to reach: Best way to reach the Lake is to take a taxi or drive yourself. The roads are well maintained and it is an easy route to the Lake.
Thusharagiri Falls is a magical treat to the eyes as well as other senses. The winding paths, the lush greenery and the cascading waterfalls adds to the wonders of your Wayanad Honeymoon Packages.
It is a nature lover’s paradise and it also presents several opportunities to try your hand at rock climbing and trekking as well.
Specialities: Trekking and rock climbing opportunities, nature walks
How to reach: The Falls is a 100km from Kozhikode and is easily accessible by taxis or buses. The nearest town is Kodenchery and the closest railhead and airport is at Kozhikode.
Things To Do In Wayanad On Honeymoon
Walk The Untrodden Paths To Neelimala View Point
Wayanad is full of spectacular peaks offering some amazing views of the Western Ghats. One such place is the Neelima Viewpoint which offers not only enchanting views of the Ghats and Meenmutty Waterfalls but the walk to the viewpoint is an experience in itself.
The route is filled with a variety of colorful flowers and the rich aroma of coffee. A romantic walk up to Neelima Viewpoint is an unforgettable experience to add to your Wayanad Honeymoon Packages.
Specialities: Excellent viewpoint with great opportunities for bird watching, trekking, nature walks and relaxing picnics.
Location: The Viewpoint is located at Vaduvanchal approximately 27 km from Kalpetta KSRTC Bus Stand.
Romantic Bird Watching at Pakshipathalam Bird Sanctuary
If you and your loved one share a love for birds then Pakshipathalam Bird Sanctuary is just the place to include in your honeymoon packages to Wayanad. The lush green settings, rustic landscapes and a whole variety of exotic birds chirping and singing makes for one of the most perfect settings for bird lovers as well as love birds.
The sanctuary is also home to several species of medicinal plants and wild orchids.
Specialities: Sightings of exotic birds such as the edible nest swift, peacock, owls, jungle fowls and several other exotic birds. Treetop bird watching towers and overnight camping.
Location: Tholpetty, 7 kms from the Thirunelli Temple, Kalpetta, Kerala 673121.
Experience The Beauty of Banasura Sagar Dam
The Banasura Sagar Dam is known for its crystal clear waters that appear icy blue under the skies. It is a famous picnic spot that is secluded in the beauty of the greenery all around. An honeymoon package in Wayanad is incomplete without visiting the Banasura Sagar Dam. Take your Sweetheart to an intimate romantic vacation and enjoy various romantic activities to do in Kerala with your Bae.
Specialties: The dam is located on the Kabini River and is situated at the foot of the Banasura Hill. You can hike through the hill and enjoy the greenery around you. This is a perfect place for a small picnic for the two of you.
Location: The Banasura Sagar Dam, also known as the country’s largest earthen dam, and the second largest in Asia. The dam is located at a distance of 98 kilometres from the Calicut International Airport. The Banasura Sagar Dam is located at a distance of 21 kilometres from Kalpetta.
Bath in Meenmutty Waterfalls
Enjoy the lush greenery and spectacular scenery of Wayanad with a trek to Meenmutty Waterfalls. The jungle trek is about 2 kms leading to Wayanad’s largest and most beautiful waterfalls.
Meenmutty Waterfalls drops from a height of 1000 meters and cascades over three tiers giving it a wonderful triple-decker effect. The Falls is nature’s masterpiece and a perfect place to enjoy your honeymoon in Wayanad.
Specialities: Largest waterfall in Wayanad, spectacular trekking route, perfect natural pool for a swim or a bath and perfect for photography.
Location: Kallar Meenmutty Falls Road, Kallar, Kerala 695551.
Get Some Adventure In Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary
Get in touch with your adventurous side by adding a visit to the Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary to your Wayanad Honeymoon Packages. This beautifully preserved sanctuary is home to some of the most enchanting wildlife in the region.
Enjoy a thrilling safari and experience a close encounter with tigers, elephants, panthers, sloth bears and many other wild wonders roaming free in the lush green forests.
Specialities: A large variety of wildlife and elephant camp at Muthanga.
Location: Wayanad Wildlife Division, Sulthan Bathery. Nearest airport is Kozhikode at 110 km from the Sanctuary.
Dwell Deep into Kuruva Islands
A visit to the Kuruva Islands in Wayanad is the best way to unwind and get away from all the hustle and bustle of city life. The fresh air, spectacular surroundings, the wild orchids and colorful flora makes for a perfect romantic getaway in your honeymoon packages to Wayanad.
Located in the middle of the Kabini River, the unique features of this Island is it stays lush green throughout the year. The Island is home to several rare species of birds, medicinal plants and rare orchids.
Specialities: Boat rides or rafting along the streams surrounding the Islands, nature walks, trekking and photography.
Location: Kuruva Island,Wayanad, Kalpetta, Kerala, 673579.
Best Resorts In Wayanad For Honeymoon
Banasura Hill Resort
Banasura Hill Resort is India’s first and only ‘earth resort’ and one of the largest in Asia. Each of the huts have been built by mud excavated from the site and constructed in a way that requires no air-conditioning even in the height of summer. The environment promotes a perfect ambience of intimacy and privacy ideal for honeymoon packages in Wayanad.
Location: Vellamunda, Wayanad, Kerala 670731
Nearby Attractions: Banasura Sagar Dam at 5.9 km, Meenmutty Waterfalls at 4.3 km, Karalad Lake at 9.6 km, Banasura Hill at 5.6 km, E3 Theme Park at 6.5 km and Banasura Spice Garden at 6.3 km.
Amenities and Activities: Spa, pet friendly, children’s play area, in-house restaurant, wildlife nature trail, adventure trekking, history and tribal tour, campfire and guided tours.
Price for two: INR 4700 per night.
Vythiri Resort is beautiful, elegant set in the lap of nature surrounded by lush green tropical forests and a whole variety of animals, birds, flowers and fresh air. Indulge in its luxurious settings in your Wayanad honeymoon packages and pick from a range of accommodations such as pool villa or a tree house.
Location: Vythiri Resort, Lakkidi P.O, Wayanad 673 576, Kerala
Nearby attractions: Asdani Adventures at 2 km, Heart Lake at 0.7 km, Chembra Peak at 4.7 km, Pookot Lake at 2.6 km
Amenities and activities: Spa, Ayurveda Center, Multi cuisine restaurant, Swimming pool, kids park, natural pool, a games room, Yoga, Meditation, guided trekking tours, cycling trails, cooking demos.
Price for two: INR 15000 per night.
Ranked as one of the best luxury resorts in Wayanad, Silverwoods is spectacular with breathtaking views and a whole new level of luxurious comforts in the lap of nature.
They offer a wide range of comfortable villas with spacious rooms and attached baths. The resort is a perfect addition to your Wayanad honeymoon packages.
Location: Vythiri -Tharuvana Road, Kalpetta, Wayanad 673575
Nearby Attractions: Banasura Sagar Dam at 2.2 km, Karalad Lake at 1.8 km, Meenmutty Falls at 4.1 km, Fun Fantasy at 1.9 km, Kurumbalakotta at 8.6 km
Amenities and Activities: Ayurveda Spa, Infinity Pool, Jacuzzi, Multi cuisine restaurant, poolside candle light dining, bird watching, trekking, Tribal village visits, fishing, boating, cooking classes and nature walks.
Price for two: INR 5200 per night.
Sharoy Resorts is a magnificent blend of nature and luxury. This is one of the most sought after honeymoon resorts in Wayanad. The pool area offers a perfect view of the Banasura Reservoir making this resort a perfect inclusion to your Wayanad Honeymoon packages.
Location: Bible Land P.O , Manjoora Wayanad 673575
Nearby attractions: Banasura Sagar Dam at 3.1 km, Karalad Lake 1.5 km, Wayanad Tea Museum at 7.1 km, Pazhassi Raja Tomb at 12.8 km
Amenities and activities: Infinity Pool, Multi-cuisine restaurant, Spa, Gym, Game room, Nature walks, trekking, boating, archery, Tribal village visits, bird watching and fishing.
Price for two: INR 12900 per night
Orchard Holiday Resort
Location: The 3-star Orchard Holiday Resort is located in Lakkidi, at a distance of 71.6 kilometres from the Calicut International Airport.
Nearby attractions: The Orchard Holiday Resort is located very close to the Banasura Sagar Dam (19.61 kilometres), Karalad lake (15.16 kilometres), Chembra Peak (6.77 kilometres), and the Edakkal Caves (25.36 kilometres) etc.
Amenities: The Orchard Holiday Resort’s Wayanad honeymoon packages are best for nature lovers who would love to stay amidst the greenery and cool atmosphere in Kerala. The private cottages, rooms, and suites are a great place to stay for a young couple. Along with a fitness centre, and restaurant, the hotel also offers you free breakfast.
Price: A standard room for two adults costs between $80 - $100
Lakkidi Village Ayurvedic Spa & Luxury Resort
Mingle adventure and luxury in the lap of nature at Lakkidi Village Ayurvedic Spa & Luxury Resort. Surrounded by lush tropical forests and a wonderful stream passing right through the resort makes this place a most romantic addition to your Wayanad honeymoon packages.
Location: Near Veterinary College, Lakkidi, Wayanad, Kerala 673576
Nearby attractions: Pookot Lake at 1.3 km, Heart Lake at 3.2 km, St. Joseph Church at 3.5 km, Chembra Peak at 7.2 km, Thusharagiri Waterfalls at 7.5 km.
Amenities and activities: Multicuisine restaurant, Ayurvedic Spa, Pool, Artificial waterfall, Game room, bonfire, guided trekking,
Price for two: INR 4000 per night
Most Romantic Restaurants In Wayanad
What makes Jubilee Restaurant special is their use of natural and organic ingredients for their wonderful dishes. The ambience is warm and cozy with just the right touch of romance.
The menu features carefully curated dishes from various cuisines across the globe.
Location: Near Hotel Great Jubilee, National Highway 212, Sultan Bathery, Wayanad, Kerala 673592
Nearby attractions: Wayanad Heritage Museum at 6.76 km, Chethalayam Falls at 6.84 km, Sree Maha Ganapathy Temple at 0.4 km.
Specialty: Serves North Indian, South Indian, Asian, Arabic and Vegan cuisines. Naturally sourced organic ingredients used in cooking.
Price for two: INR 500 for two
Clayhut, A Village Restaurant
Satisfy your cravings for authentic Kerala cuisine with just the right blend of local spices and traditional home cooking. It also offers a cook by yourself kitchen where you can explore and show off your culinary skills.
The ambience is rustic and welcoming, making it a really comfortable go to restaurant in Wayanad.
Location: Opp New Bus Stand, Kalpetta, Wayanad, Kerala 673121
Nearby attractions: Asdani Adventures at 4.81 km, Heart Lake at 7.53 km, Wayanad Tea Museum at 7.48 km, Ciceronis Travel at 7.51 km.
Specialty: Authentic traditional Kerala cuisine, rustic ambience, self cook kitchen, food delivery facility, serves the best Kerala sea foods in the area.
Price for two: INR 500 for two
Hotel 1980s is just what its name suggests. Dining here takes you on a nostalgic journey of days gone by. Authentic Malabari food with popular 80s music playing in the background the restaurant really offers a relaxed retro ambiance. The Menu also includes some popular local dishes as well as Asian and Seafood.
Location: Kalpetta Bypass Road, Gudalai, Kairali Nagar, Kalpetta, Kerala 673122
Nearby attractions: Pakshipathalam Bird Sanctuary at 1.6 km, Puliyarmala Jain Temple at 1.6 km, Chembra Peak at 8 km, Kanthanpara Waterfalls at 9.4 km, Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary at 8.8 km.
Specialty: Serves authentic Kerala cuisine alongside Southwestern, Asian and Seafood, vegan options available, ambience is a big plus.
Price for two: INR 600 for two
The Bungalow Restaurant
The Bungalow Restaurant is a wonderful multi-cuisine restaurant located within the premises of the Best Western Plus Ekobarn Hotel. The restaurant offers an elegant dining atmosphere with chic modern decor.
They serve Indian, Asian, European, Chinese, International and Middle Eastern cuisines. It is a great place to stop by while visiting all the destinations in your Wayanad honeymoon packages.
Location: Best Western Plus Ekobarn, Mahodayapuram, Kalpetta, Kerala 673121
Nearby attractions: Lakkidi view point at 2.3 km, Chembra Peak at 6.4 km, Asdani Adventures at 4.9 km, Puliyarmala Jain Temple at 0.2 km.
Specialty: Perfect for romantic dinners, multi international cuisines ranging from Chinese to European to Middle Eastern and many more.
Price for two: INR 900 for two
Malabar Restaurant is the perfect place to try out authentic Malabari dishes and Kerala specialties. The Restaurant is unpretentious and clean offering delectable authentic cuisines of Malabar. It is a great place to visit in between sightseeing tours in your honeymoon packages of Wayanad.
Location: Areekara, Vellamunda, Kerala 670731
Nearby attractions: E3 Theme Park at 5.52 km, Banasura Spice Garden at 7.3 km, Banasura Sagar Dam at 7.35 km, Banasura Hill at 7.35 km.
Specialty: Authentic Malabari cuisine made with traditional spices and methods. Serves the best fish curry and rice, chicken items and seafood in the area.
Price for two: INR 400 for two
WMO Qatar Bakery & Restaurant
WMO Qatar Bakery & Restaurant is a great place to grab a bite in between your sightseeing activities or enjoy a relaxed meal after a long day.
They serve some excellent snacks and food ranging from sandwiches to grilled items to seafood to authentic Kerala delicacies. Some of the favored dishes include grilled fish, biryani, fish alfaham and carrot cake.
Location: NH766, Muttil North, Kerala 673122
Nearby attractions: Karapuzha Dam at 6.46 km, Krishnagiri Stadium at 7.68 km, Lakkidi View Point at 4.51 km, Pazassi Raja Tomb at 4 km.
Specialty: Arabic and Indian specialties, great ambience, parking facilities,
Price for two: INR 500 for two