Preferred Arrival /Departure Destination
Arrival – Calicut
Departure - Coimbatore
Route:- Calicut - Wayanad (Vythiri)(2) - Masinagudi(2) - Coimbatore.
Summarized Itinerary :-
Day-1 Arrival at Calicut. Travel to Wayanad. Evening visit to Banasurasagar.
Day-2 Wayanad Local Sightseeing.
Day-3 Proceed to Mudumalai. Activities around Mudumalai.
Day-4 Excursions around Masinagudi.
Calicut to Wayanad (Vythiri) -60 kms (1.5 hrs).
Wayanad (Vythiri) to Masinagudi -99 kms (3 hrs).
Masinagudi to Coimbatore -115 kms (3.5 hrs).
Destination Overview :-
Coimbatore - Coimbatore is the second largest city in state of Tamil Nadu and a major textile and engineering hub. The plantation areas Coonnor and Valparai and hill station of ooty and kodaikanal are accessible from here.
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.
Masinagudi - Mudumalai is a popular ex-Bangalore weekend getaway and is visited as a part of Karnataka / Tamilnadu itineraries. Mudumalai is excellent for a more nature centric stay.
Arrival at Calicut. Proceed to 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.
Explore sightseeing around Wayanad such as Edakkal Caves, Pookode Lake / Boating, Soochipara Waterfalls, Ancient Jain Temple.
Activities around Mudumalai. Proceed to Mudumalai (100 kms - 3 hrs). Mudumalai is a National park and a nature centric getaway on foothills of Ooty, renowned for a nature centric experience for off-beat and experiential travellers.. Enjoy trekking (Mountain Treks, Riverside Treks, Grassland Treks) OR visit Theppakadu Elephant Camp visit OR go for a Jeep Safari in Bandipur (requires pre-booking).
Plantation visits (Spice Plantation (Cardamom, Pepper, Vanilla), Tea Estate & Tea Factory, Coffee Estate) OR half day trips (Gopalswamibetta, Silk (Sericulture) Farm, Tribal Villages, Historical Places (Hero Stones) OR undertake Bird watching treks (Couple of hours, half day and full day).
Depart to Coimbatore (120 kms - 3.5 hours) for onward journey.