Top Seven Places to Visit in Wayanad


A magnificent holiday in Wayanad awaits you at Morickap Resort, Vythiri! The green paradise of Kerala, Wayanad is located in the Western Ghats Mountain ranges in Kerala. It is a beautiful hill station famous for spice plantations and wildlife sanctuaries, scenic waterfalls, rolling meadows, gurgling streams & historical caves. Certainly, a tourist hotspot not to be missed in Kerala!

Ariel View Morickap Wayanad

Here are the top seven places to visit in Wayanad

  1. Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary

A visit to Wayanad cannot be complete for wildlife lovers without visiting the Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary! It comprises 345 sq. km of densely covered forests. Several species of exotic plants & wild animals like Elephants, Tigers, Indian Bison, Deer, Squirrels, Birds, Butterflies & more have their natural habitat here.


  1. Jain temple

A beautiful temple in Wayanad supposedly built in the thirteenth century. The architecture of the temple is said to be based on the elegant style of the Vijayanagara empire. The temple was also used by the Tipu sultan as an ammunition battery.


  1. Chembra Peak

With a towering height of 2050 m, the majestic Chembra peak dominates the Wayanad landscape! The Chembra peak and heart-shaped lake are prime attractions in Wayanad! Better to go as a group for trekking to the peak.

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  1. Soochipara waterfall

A three-layered waterfall at Vellarimala is otherwise called Sentinel Rock Waterfall. The waterfall from a height of 100 to 200 ft and this waterfall is a perfect place for trekking and rock climbing.


  1. Edakkal Caves

Trekking to the Edakkal caves is just exhilarating! To reach the Edakkal Caves in the Ambukuthi mountain, a steep trek for about 45-60 minutes is needed. The caves contain drawings and carvings done during pre-historic times.


  1. Banasura Dam

The largest earth dam in India, Banasura Dam is a beautiful picnic spot in Wayanad. You can enjoy a speed boat ride in the lake and visit the children’s park in the dam area.


  1. Pakshipathalam

Bird-watching at the Pakshipathalam Bird Sanctuary in Wayanad is a wonderful opportunity to view innumerable species of birds.


Wayanad is a perfect place to get refreshed and rejuvenated in the lap of nature! Stay in the luxury resort in Wayanad to make your vacation memorable.