Location: Waynad is a mountain district situated about 115 kms northeast of Kozhikkode en route to Mysore at an altitude of 2100 mts above mean sea level.
Getting there: The 'gateway' to Waynad is Kalpetta. Lakkidi, one of the highest spots en route to Kalpetta, is noted for its picturesque scenery. The 12 km long journey from the foot of the hill to Lakkidi is a fascinating experience. This is one of the highest locations in Waynad which register the second highest degree of rainfall in the world.
Nearest railway station: Kozhikode, about 63 kms.
Nearest airport: Karipur International Airport, about 63 kms.Road: Well connected by roads from Kozhikode, Kannur, Ooty(175 km from Kalpetta) and Mysore(140 km from Kalpetta).
Still most of the Visitors are not aware about major attractions of Wayand.
Following places are the major attractions of Wayand. Dont miss it......
1. CHEMBRA PEAK
3. POOKOTE LAKE
4. SUCHIPARA AND KANTHAMPARA FALL
5. MEENMUTTY FALLS
6. KARLAD LAKE
9. HERITAGE MUSEUM AMBALAVAYAL
10. CHETHALAYAM FALL
11. WAYANAD WILDLIFE SANCTUARY,MUTHANGA
12. THIRUNELLY TEMPLE
14. THOLPETTY WILDLIFE SANCTUARY