Ranipuram located at an elevation of 750 m above the sea level is an excellent mountain terrain enveloped with evergreen shola forests, monsoon backwoods and meadows. Previously known as madhumala, Ranipuram hill town famous for its national park and numerous other attractions. Surrounded by extensive number of forests in the locale and cool climate makes the area the most favored destination for trekkers.
Activities: Trekking, Nature Walk, Wildlife Sighting etc.
Best Places to Visit:
Ranipuram Shola National Park: Ranipur Wildlife sanctuary or Ranipur National Park boasts varied variety of rich flora and fauna which are endemic to Western Ghat. The park is yet to be examined as a biodiversity hotspot and converges with Talacauvery Wildlife Sanctuary in Karnataka.
Talakeveri: Considered to be the source of Kaveri river, Talakaveri has a temple devoted to Lord Brahma located on the bank of river. Travelers in an extensive number comes here to seek the blessings of Lord Brahma.
Bhagamandala: Bhagamandala is a center point of religious significance is accepted to be a holy river juncture where a few rivers meet up. A temple of Sri Bhagandeshwara is likewise situated here. This is a towering white and red structure with three rooftops towering over one another.
Bekal Fort: Bekal Fort is a vast, keyhole molded structure that stands still as the sea laps against the stones underneath. The head of the red brown fort is the circular head of stronghold. There is a charming beach adjoining the fort. This Fort is a noteworthy visitor spot to explore in the region.
Bekal Hole Aqua Park: Bekal Hole Aqua Park is a part of a drive by the Kerala tourism board to make Bekal a popular and lovely vacationer destination. It is a spot for entertainment, fun and is a famous traveler destination. Pedal boats, water rides and water cycles are available here for recreation.
Best Time To Visit: October to March