Places of Interest

Tourist Places In Wayanad

Edakkal Cave, Wayanad

Edakkal Cave The Mist Wayanad

21 kms from The Mist Home Stay

The archeologists, historians and tourists worldwide have wondered on seeing the prehistoric rock etchings engraved on the walls of this cave which is unique in nature The name “Edakkal” means “a stone in between”, and this describes how the cave is formed by a heavy boulder straddling a fissure in the rock. Many are of the view that the carvings might have been the handiwork of Kurumbars (a tribal p eople of the Wayanad of a bygone day


Chembra Peak Wayanad

13 kms away from The Mist Home Stay

Chembra Peak is the highest peak in Wayanad, at 2100m above sea level. Chembra is located near the town of Meppady and is 14 km west of Kalpetta. It is part of the Wayanad hill ranges in Western Ghats, adjoining the Nilgiri Hills in Tamilnadu and Velarimala in Kozhikode district in Kerala. Chembra peak is accessible by foot from Meppady. Permission from the forest office in Meppady is required for trekking up to the Chembra peak

Chembra Peak:the mist wayanad

Kuruva Island

Kuruva Island

53 kms away from The Mist Home Stay

Kuruvadweep (Kuruva Island) is a 950-acre (3.8 km2) protected river delta on the Kabini River in the Wayanad. This island of dense and evergreen forest is uninhabited and hence a home to uncommon species of birds, orchids and herbs.

Lakkidi

29 kms away from The Mist Home Stay

Lakkidi has recorded the second highest level of rainfall in the entire world. Lakkidi is at higher altitudes, and is one of the highest locations in Wayanad. Lakkidi is almost 700 meters above the sea level. Lakkidi is situated atop of Thamarassery ghat pass. The scenic locations in Lakkidi include high mountain slopes, cascading stream, and plentiful vegetation.

Lakkadi-The Mist Homestay

Muthanga Wild Life Sanctuary

Muthanga Wild Life Sanctuary-The Mist Homestay

40 kms away from The Mist Home Stay

A half hour drive will take you to Muthanga Game Sanctuary where you could spot Elephant, Leopard, Bison, Bear, Sambhar, Wild Dog, Deer, Peacock and even the elusive Tiger.

Pakshipathalam

70 kms away from The Mist Home Stay

Pakshipathalam - the very name of the place refers to the richness of birdlife here. Here virgin forests, rivulets and steep hills together offer challenging avenues for trekking. A cave which rishis (saints) are believed to have used for meditation in ancient times, has become a major attraction for tourists.

Pakshipathalam The Mist Wayanad

Pazhassi Raja Tomb

Pazhassi Raja Tomb-The Mist Wayanad

52 kms away from The Mist Home Stay

Pazhassi Raja tomb is a memorial of the Pazhassi Raja who was the lion of Kerala.. Pazhassi Raja organized a guerilla type of warfare against the British in ancient days. In remembrance his mortal remains was laid to rest in the Pazhassi Raja tomb. Pazhassi Raja tomb is situated in the Wayanad district at Mananthavady. He was cremated in 1805 after the warfare against British East India Company.

Pookot Lake

26 kms from The Mist Home Stay

Pookode Lake is a scenic freshwater lake in the Wayanad The lake is surrounded by forests, and boating is allowed. There are lot of curious items made of bamboo and coconut husk. Herbal medicines, tribal medicines and spices are also available. About an hour’s drive from The Mist Wayanad.

Pookot Lake-The Mist Wayanad

Meenmutty Waterfalls

Sentinel Rock Waterfalls-The Mist Wayanad

14 kms from The Mist Home Stay

Meenmutty Falls is located 29 km from Kalpetta in Wayanad.It is a three-tiered waterfall with a height of 300 metres. Meenmutty Falls, the largest and most spectacular waterfall in the Wayanad District, is a 2 km hike though the jungle from the main Ooty Road. It is Kerala's second largest waterfall and the one most unspoiled in its natural setting. Each of its three tiers requires a separate hike through a moist, deciduous forest

Soochippara Waterfalls

20 kms from The Mist Home Stay

Soochipara Falls is a three-tiered waterfall located 20 km from Kalpetta in Wayanad district in Kerala, India. Its height is 200 metres (656 feet).

Soochippara Waterfalls-The Mist Wayanad

Banasura sagar Dam

Sentinel Rock Waterfalls-The Mist Wayanad

36 kms from The Mist Home Stay
The Banasura Sagar Dam is located 21 km from Kalpetta, in Wayanad District of Kerala in the Western Ghats. It is the largest earthen dam in India and the second largest in Asia and an ideal starting point for hikes into the surrounding scenic mountains. It is an important tourist attraction. In the dam's reservoir there is a set of islands that were formed when the reservoir submerged the surrounding areas. The islands with the Banasura hills in the background provide a spectacular view.

Kanthanpara Waterfalls

5 kms from The Mist Home Stay

Kanthanpara waterfalls are situated in Wayanad Kalpetta. There are beautiful tea gardens on both sides. The nice aroma of tea leaves can be smelled near this waterfall. Kanthanpara with its gorgeous surroundings present a very pleasant and interesting camping site..

Soochippara Waterfalls-The Mist Wayanad