Wayanad has the idyllic setting to spend some quality time with your loved ones. A great ambience in a natural setting prevails in these family getaways. All of these excursions have great views and atmosphere
Pookote Lake in Vythiri is the most sought - after tourist spot of Wayanad. It lies 500m from Vythiri Meadows. Nestled in the lap of surrounding mountains, thick foliage and tall trees along the path round the lake gives it a calm spiritual atmosphere. Boating facilities are arranged to this very vast natural lake.
About 33 km from Vythiri Meadows at Soochipara is a three step water fall of more than 200m in height offering a fabulous scenery. It is also an ideal place for rock climbing, white water rafting, swimming, bathing, etc. The tree top huts at Soochipara will give unique view of the valleys of Western Ghats.
The waterfall about 30m in height is 24 km from Vythiri Meadows. The beautiful waterfall is an ideal spot for family picnics.
Part of a group of tiny islets in the river Kabini, Kuruva Island with 950 acres of evergreen forest is home to various species of rare birds, orchids and herbs. It is an ideal picnic spot for guests to relax in the midst of nature. It is 57 km from Vythiri Meadows.
It is considered as the second largest earth dam in Asia. The Banasura project premises are an ideal starting point for treks to the Banasura Peak. A set of islands were formed here when the reservoir submerged the surrounding areas. Speed boating facility is available in this place. It is 26 km from Vythiri Meadows & this large expanse of water bounded except on one side with magnificent hills has a heavenly charm.
35 kms from Vythiri Meadows is the Pazhassi Park at Kabani river side organised by the DTPC. The park offers boating in the Kabani River, Children's park, Children's traffic park and a sales counter for handicrafts and spices are arranged here.
The Gateway of Wayanad above the Thamarassery Ghat Pass of Western Ghats is the Lakkidi Ghat Pass at an elevation of 700m above mean sea level. The deep valley to the South with winding roads through thick forest attracts many tourists. It is 55 kms east of Kozhikode and 3 kms south of Vythiri Meadows.