Kalpetta Hill Station
Kalpetta is a little tourist destination amassed with comfort and peace makes this spot one of the major attractions. It is said that Kalpetta was named by the Jain occupants who moved out from Karnataka. The coffee estates, wonderful scene, mountains, tranquil and quiet climate introduces a delightful landscape of Kalpetta.
Activities: Trekking, Boating, Wildlife Sighting and Bird Watching
Best Places to Visit:
Vaduvanchal: Famous for various destinations including Phantom Rock and Cheengeri Mala, Vaduvanchal is an ideal spot for trekking, angling and mountaineering. The spot offers a beautiful view of coffee, tea, rubber and vanilla plantations.
Soochippara Waterfalls: Soochipara Waterfalls is located in the vicinity of Meppadi also renowned by the name of Sentinel Rock Waterfalls is an ideal place to hangout with family and friends.
Koottamundu Glass Temple: Decorated with a large number of glass mirrors, Koottamundu Glass Temple is an amazing sample of workmanship and expertise. The temple sits on the hilly ranges of Vellarimala and offers splendid view of surroundings areas.
Banasura Sagar Dam: India’s largest earth dam, the Banasura sagar dam is a small scale hydro project. The little islands are those regions that remained when other low-lying parts were submerged by the reservoirs.
Pookot Lake: Pookot Lake, also called Pookode Lake is a freshwater lake in Wayanad situated in the midst of the thick forests and is a standout amongst the most prominent excursion spots in Kerala.
Some other major tourist attractions here includes: Meenmutty Falls, Varambetta Mosque, Kanthapara Waterfall, The Puliyarmala Jain Temple etc.
Best Season to Visit: September to April