Banasura Sagar Dam
Banasura Sagar Dam in Wayanad, built across a tributary of the Kabini River is part of the Indian Banasurasagar Project. The Banasurasagar Project was started in 1979. It is also the largest earthen dam in India and is also the second largest in Asia. Petals Resorts is the nearest banasura sagar dam resort.
Chembra Peak is the highest peak in Wayanad, situated at about 2,100 metres higher than the sea level. Chembra is situated near Meppady town which is around eight kilometers from Kalpetta. Chembra Peak resort provides comfortable stay.
Edakkal Caves are natural caves located at Edakkal, which are twentyfive kilometers away from Kalpetta, the capital city of Wayanad. They are located at about 1,200 metres higher than the sea level on Ambukutty Mala, next to a very old trade route between the Mysore Mountains and the Malabar Coast. There are several pictorial scripts believed to be written at least 6,000 BC ago by the Neolithic man is there. It clearly indicates the existence of ancient settlement in this region. These prehistoric Stone Age carvings are the only evidences of ancient period from south India. Edakkal Caves resort makes easy for travels to stay.
The Kuruva Island is bounded by streams and river can be arrived there using fibre boats operated by the Tourism Department of Government of Kerala. Entry to the land is restricted and checked by the Forest Department’s Vana Samrakshana Samiti which is established to guard the forest. They also inform the visitors about the arrival of heavy rain and also the passage of elephants and other animals. The visitor should take pass from the forest department before entering forest. Kuruva Islands is just about seventeen kilometers east of Mananthavady and about ten kilometer north-west of Pulpally in Wayanad. Kuruva Island wayanad resort offers unforgettable stay.
Lakkidi is the considered as the entrance of Wayanad. The place records the second highest quantity of rainfall around the globe. Lakkidi is one among the high area location in Wayanad. lakkidi wayanad resorts offers unforgettable stay.
Muniyara is a very old place in Wayanad presenting superb trekking facilities for tourists. The construction of the Muniyara cave is very attractive. These caves are finished with huge rocky slabs. The vision inside the cave is very thrilling and its ambience is calm and quiet. It is believed that the cave is the funeral place of ancient Jews who migrated from Israel as a result of Babylonians attack before the birth of Jesus Christ. Several ancient sages used this place for meditation.
Pookode Lake is a picturesque freshwater lake in Wayanad. It is a considered as a natural fresh water lake nestling in the middle of evergreen forests and slopes at a height of 770 meters above the sea level. Resorts in pookode offer unforgettable stay.
Puliyarmala Jain Temple
Puliyarmala Jain Temple, Kalpetta is an ancient shrine situated in Puliyarmala in Kalpetta. The shrine is devoted to Jain saints. Puliyarmala Jain Temple is located at about six kilometers away from the city, Kalpetta. Anathanatha swami temple dedicated to Ananthanatha Swami is the other name of this shrine. Ananthanatha swami is a very famous Jain saint.
Soochipara has the well accepted sentinel rock waterfalls in Kalpetta. Soochippara Waterfall located next to Meppadi is one among the beautiful water bodies in the state. The stretch of waterfalls is at a height ranging from 100 to 300 feet above ground level. It is very pleasure to watch the sentinel waterfalls at Soochippara and is really a treat to the tourists. Soochipara resorts provide comfortable stay.
Wayanad wild life sanctuary
: It is the residence of several flora and fauna. The sanctuary was started in 1973, which was brought under the Project Elephant launched in 1992 by the Government of India Ministry of Environment and Forests. The Sanctuary in Muthanga has numerous wonderful mammals, elephants and other animals. Project Elephant was proposed to provide financial and technical support of wildlife and also to prevent cruel hunting of tuskers. Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary resorts makes easy for travels to stay.