Wayanad Hill Station

Wayanad Hill Station- History, the Best time to Visit, Trip Duration, Attractions, Activities, Online Booking and How to reach.

Wayanad Hill Station Kerala History

Wayanad Hill Station is a popular destination located in Kerala. The name Wayanad literally means “Land Of Paddy Fields” it is derived from the word Vayal Nadu. It is the best hill station. The fresh aroma of the spices cardamom, pepper, and others refreshes the air. The misty atmosphere looks serene, the waterfalls, the beautiful lake water, the dams, the local tribe which makes you feel completely divine. The Wayanad is a perfect picturesque destination. One can trek to Wayanad to enjoy its beauty.

Wayanad Hill Station has many fun activities and attractions it is an ideal place for a holiday vacation with family and kids. also one can enjoy he the Kerala delicacy enjoying the Wayanad Hill Station climate. It is one of the best hill stations of Kerala. One can easily reach Wayanad Hill Station as it is easily connected with many cities and transports.  The Hill Station of Wayanad has many wildlife sanctuaries, dams lakes, waterfalls, tea gardens and many spice farms one can go for sightseeing or for trekking or else for photography as the Hill Station is also a perfect picturesque destination.

Best Time To Visit  :

November To April

Peak Season :

November To March

Ideal Trip Duration:

2 Full Days

Wayanad Hill Station Kerala Attractions

Waterfalls:

  • Meenmutty Falls
  • Soochipara Falls
  • Kanthampara Falls

Lakes :

  • Pookote Lake

Dams :

  • Banasura Sagar Dam
  • Karappuzha Dam

Wildlife Sanctuaries :

  • Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary

Trekking Destinations :

  • Brahmagiri/Pakshipathalam Peak
  • Chembra Peak

Pilgrimages :

  • Thirunvelly Temple
  • Puliyarmala Jain Temple
  • Koottamundu Glass Temple
  • Kunnambetta Ayyappan Temple…etc

Nearest City :

  • Kozhikode – 70 km
  • Kochi – 246 km
  • Thrissur – 180 km
  • Palakkad – 168 km
  • Ooty – 118 km
  • Trivandrum – 442 km

How to Reach Wayanad Hill Station Kerala

By Air :

Kozhikode International Airport (nearest)      – 81 km

By Train :

Kozhikode Railway Station (nearest)              – 70 km

By Road :

Kalpetta KSRTC Bus Station (nearest)            – 3 km

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