Wayanad possess prideful history in Kerala. It is located in the Western Ghats share with the border of Karnataka and Thamilnadu. It is the 12th district in Kerala formed in 1980. Previously it has named as Mayanadu later comes to the present name Wayanad. It covers the areas of 2132 km2. It consists of 3 taluks such as Mananthavady, Sulthan Bathery and Vythiri.


Banasura Peak of 6801ft, Brahmagiri peak of 5276 ft and Chembra Peak of 6890 ft are the major mountains located in Wayananadu District. It accomadates wild animals and take major role to maintain better climate. .


The Kabini River, Kaveri River, the Panamaram, Mananthavady, and Kalindy are major rivers The Banasura Sagar Dam built in the Kabini River.


Most of the part of Wayanad is associated with hilly or forest areas. It is having Comfortable cool climate all over the year except April and May. Average rain fall is 3200 mm. The admirable climate in Wayanad offer large support for farming, to support living conditions and after all Wayanad Tourism.


Wayanad is a place where lot of tribal people lives, they still practice old customs, rituals and nomadic life. Kurumans, Kurichiyas, paniyas, Kattunayakan and Adiyas are some of them. There is 36 % of Adivasi population.

Major Attractions

Chembra Peak: Chembra peak keep height of 2100 meters from the sea level. It is located in the south side of the wayanad near Meppadi.The people can enjoy their adventure trip with this peak. The people can stay there for whole the night which will give you an amazing experience.

Neelimala: Another delightful destination in Wayanad for trekking people. The attractive travel destination will offer extra mileage to your holidays. You experience the forest life in real manner. The enhancing beauty of the hill offers you an excellent trip for you.

Meenmutty Waterfalls: The attractive waterfalls located nearby Neelimala. Meenmutty waterfalls are the largest water falls in Wayanadu district. The natural beauty of the forest attracts the tourists. The cool water in the lake will give cool to your body and mind.