Preferred Arrival /Departure Destination
Arrival – Calicut
Departure - Calicut
Route:- Wayanad (Vythiri) (3)
Summarized Itinerary :-
Day-1 Arrival at Wayanad. Evening visit to Banasurasagar Dam.
Day-2 Wayanad Local Sightseeing.
Day-3 Trekking / Temple visits / Jungle Safaris.
Calicut to Wayanad (Vythiri) -60 kms (1.5 hrs).
Wayanad (Vythiri) to Calicut -60 kms (1.5 hrs).
Destination Overview :-
Calicut - Calicut is a major town in North Kerala and a preferred access point for most North Kerala destinations.
Wayanad (Vythiri) - Vythiri and Lakkidi are rain forests at just 65 kms from Calicut. Vythiri (3000 ft) is surrounded by rain forests and tea plantations all over and enjoy a pleasant weather all round the year.
Arrival at Wayanad (4500 ft asl - 80-120 kms - 2.5-4 hrs). Wayanad in North Kerala is an evergreen area renowned for its rainforest character, tea plantation, getaway resorts and salibrious climate all round the year. Evening visit to Banasurasagar Dam (18 kms).
Explore sightseeing around Wayanad such as Edakkal Caves, Pookode Lake / Boating, Soochipara Waterfalls, Ancient Jain Temple.
Guests may opt for trekking in Wayanad. Banasura hill Trek (3 kms - moderate trek) is easier option. Chembra Peak (5 kms) is another day trek option that is popular. Guests interested in Wildlife may take a Jeep Safari into Muthanga Wildlife Sanctuary. Guests with interest in Bird watching with some prior planning can visit Kuruva Dweep (A delta and a reserve forest that requires permissions). Guests with interest in pilgrimage may visit 3000 year old Thirunelli Temple OR visit Pallinkunnu Church.
Depart for onward journey.