In the hill district of north Kerala, Wayanad is a popular and preferable place among tourists. It is so because Wayanad is a place full of wonder where you can do many things. According to tourists, you will never feel mundane or monotonous while holidaying in Wayanad. So, in this article, we will discuss below Kerala Holiday, the top things to do in Wayanad. 

 

  1. Wildlife safari

 

If you are a natural life lover, you can experience spectacular wildlife in Wayanad. Visiting or spending holidays in Wayanad cannot be complete if you do not experience the jungle safari in Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary. This jungle or sanctuary is in northern Kerala, and it shares its border with Bandipur National Park and Nagarhole Tiger Reserve Forest. Due to this, the jungle is full of tigers and elephants. If you do the safari, you can spot sloth bears, Indian pangolins, sambar deer, leopards, and many more wildlife creatures while having a jeep safari in Muthanga and Tholpetty Forests. Therefore, doing the jungle safari in Wayanad is something that you should never miss.

 

  1. Boating

 

Kerala is a place where you can see the highest altitude freshwater lake. The excellent thing is Lake Pookode, or Pookot Lake is in the Wayanad district. This natural lake originates from Panamaram, flows through the Wayanad valley, and joins the Kabini River. While boating in that lake, you can get a surreal view of natural landscapes as it surrounds the Western Ghats. Apart from enjoying nature, you can also see beautiful flowers in the lake. Additionally, you can get a glimpse of rare Pethia pookodensis fish in Pookode Lake.

 

  1. Bamboo rafting

 

Bamboo rafting is one of the most amazing things to do at Kurva Island in the Wayanad district of Kerala. The island has dense green forests, which are the shelter to many rare bird species, orchids, herbal plants, and butterflies. Kurva Island is surrounded by the Kabini River, making it suitable for bamboo rafting. 

 

  1. Trekking

 

The Wayanad district of north Kerala is a popular place for trekkers. If you want to do some thrilling adventures, visit Chembra Peak for trekking and experience a splendid view of nature. 

 

  1. Tea Estate Tour

 

Wayanad is well known for its tea production with acres of lush tea plantations. The factories are attached to the tea gardens and often conduct tea tasting and estate tours. Ripon Tea Factory is among the top tourist places in Wayanad, producing three different tea types: blended, dusted, and leaf. 

 

Other things to do in Wayanad

 

Apart from the above, you can enjoy a perfect holiday in this exquisite hill station of Kerala by doing the below things.

 

● Trek in Kalladi Forest

● Cave Camping in Chundale

● Picnic at Soochipara Waterfalls

● Zipline at Karlad Lake

 

Final takeaway

 

So, these are some of the must-do things in Wayanad, Kerala Holiday. After all, this beautiful place of Kerala is full of adventure and wonder. Therefore, while planning a trip to Wayanad, visit the above tourist spots and do the adventures to experience something you have never felt before.