Located at a distance of around 300 km from Bangalore, Wayanad is a trendy tourist destination in Kerala. Offerings an array of activities to undertake, what this rural town offers is a vision for one’s eyes with lush mountains, dense forest and charming waterfalls that you cannot afford to miss if you are visiting Kerala anytime soon.
If you’re a group of 5-6 people, looking for a vacation for about 5 days, you can book a comfortable Toyota Innova car from InnovaCab.com and get started with a wonderful ride to Wayanad from Bangalore which takes about 7-hours. The transition from tall man-made structures to natural wonders is more than enough to give an idea of what awaits ahead.
Day 1 : Bangalore to Wayanad | Wayanad Sightseeing
Standing high at a height of 2100 m, Chembra Peak is a must visit place in Wayanad. The trek to the top is packed with alluring landscapes, where one can see gorgeous waterfalls, rare animals and enchanting waterfalls. This is the first place you visit on your 5 day trip to Wayanad from Bangalore by Toyota Innova cab.
Edakkal Caves is not just a tourist destination, but a history lover’s delight. These caves are the only known place in India with Stone Age carvings and have pictorial paintings believed to be 6000 B.C.
Day 2: Wayanad Local Sightseeing
A recreational spot, this idyllic freshwater lake is snug between high mountains and thick forests. Ideal for a laidback and relaxed outing, Pookot Lake is perfect for photographers and nature lovers.
Accessible only after a 2 km trek through dense forests, Meenmutty Falls is a magnificent three-tier waterfall, where the water drops from a height of over 900 fat to a lovely pool below, safe for swimming.
Situated at the highest point in Wayanad, Lakkidi View Point offers a picturesque panorama of the valley. It is proof of nature at its best, where no words can truly do justice to its beauty.
Day 3: Wayanad Sightseeing
Start your day 3 of your 5 day wayanad trip by private Innova car with Pakshipathalam Bird Sanctuary. An exciting spot for trekking, Pakshipathalam Bird Sanctuary is a retreat where one-off birds can be seen and heard. Best known for the presence of the endangered bird called `Edible Nest Swift’.
Ideal for rock climbing and trekking, Soochipara Waterfall is a wonderful spot to be amused with the natural treasures of Wayanad. It is equal parts enchanting and exciting.
An integral part of Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve, Muthanga Wildlife Sanctuary is a prosperous hub of diverse flora and fauna. Elephants, tigers, vultures etc. are a common sight here.
Day 4: Wayanad Local Sightseeing
With a magical view and gorgeous surroundings, Banasura Sagar Dam is the largest earthen dam in India. Its crystal clear water and emerald backdrop makes if perfect for a speed boating and spending some peaceful time.
Part of a protected delta on the Kabini River, Kuruva Island is a pleasing green haven, surrounded by mountains and thick forests. It is popular for its biodiversity and boasts of rare species of birds, orchids, herbal plants etc.
Shopping at Wayanad
The major advantage of booking car rental from InnovaCab.com is our professional drivers. Being locals, they have extensive knowledge of this town. Wayanad charms not just with its beauty, but also its craftsmanship and condiments.
The hill district offers a plethora of shopping options to tourists, from spices, tea, coffee, bamboo artefact etc. available at Santhi Pappadam, to high-end brands available in Focus Mall, Dubai Shopping Centre etc.
Day 5: Bandipur National Park | Departure from Bandipur to Bangalore
A UNESCO World Heritage Site, Bandipur National Park homes several endangered flora and fauna. Leopards, Gaur, Four-Horned Antelopes, Indian Porcupine, Wolf Snake and other exquisite animals can be easily spotted here. The Park is loved by nature lovers, animal enthusiasts and shutterbugs.
The capital city of Karnataka, Bangalore is the IT hub of India. The fast-paced cosmopolitan city is a wonderful destination for luxurious endeavours as well as for education. The are many popular tourist places in Bangalore, including notable historical building like Bangalore Palace, and also green cover of Lal Bagh, Cubbon Park, Bannerghatta National Park etc.
It is one of the few cities in the country where the theatre is still alive, and despite being a concrete jungle, the city boasts of huge green spaces and pleasant climate all round the year.
A quaint hill station located on the fringe of Tamil Nadu and Kerala, Wayanad is a nature and adventure loving tourist’s delight. Covered in lush green forest and boasting of mighty mist-capped peaks, this rural hill town has a charm which appeals to all.
One can experience an adrenaline rush by trekking to the Chembra Peak to enjoy the view, or rock climbing and bamboo rafting. It is town naturally blessed with flora and fauna. Check out all these top places to visit in Wayanad.
If you are looking for a place where you can stress bust as well as feel the adrenaline rush with your family or friends, then think about Wayanad. It is a retreat for all types of travellers where the idyllic pictorials, pleasant weather and our Innova cabs will surely make it a trip to remember.