This is a natural fresh water lake surrounded by evergreen forests and wooden hills near Lakkadi. It has been developed as a recreational center having boating facilities, children's park, shop for souvenirs and spices, and a fresh water aquarium.
Located towards the southern part of Wayanad, Chembra Peak is the tallest summit in the region. It's an excellent venue for trekking enthusiasts.
Also known as Sentinel Rock Falls, is a popular leisure destination.
Largest and most spectacular waterfalls in Wayanad. A unique feature is that water drops about 300 meters over three stages.
A fine specimen of Classic Kerala temple. Also known as Dakshina kashi, this riverside temple draws pilgrims from all over, primarily for ancestral rites. A short walk from here is the Papanashini-a clear mountain spring. A ritual dip here is believed to wash one away of all worldly sins. The 'Koothambalam' here is one of the best in the State and rare paintings adorn the temple walls.
Nagerhole National Park
Nagarhole national park, the enchanting 247 square-mile park in Karnataka has an astonishing abundance of wildlife including large mammals such as tiger, leopard, wild elephant, dhole (Indian wild dog), and gaur (Indian bison). Other species present are chital spotted deer, muntjac (barking deer), mouse deer, four-horned antelope, wild boar, sloth bear, hyena, mongoose, civet, otter, and more. The landscape is one of gentle slopes and shallow valleys.
Bandipur National Park
This national park occupies a special place in India's efforts towards natural conservation. It was created in the 1930s from the local Maharaja Voodiyar's hunting lands, and named Venugopal Wildlife Park. The entire area now constitutes the vast Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve, one of India's most extensive tracts of protected forest. It has been a designated tiger reserve in 1973.