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  ABOUT WAYANAD :
   
 
Wayanad's unique geographical features lend a peculiar charm and a delightful challenge to trekkers and nature freaks. Its fascinating scenery and wonderful climate creates an unforgettable experience. Apart from the breathtaking scenery, its long history offers visitors the opportunity to explore a range of interesting spots:

An idyllic destination for the vacation and business tourist, with distinctive topographic features Kerala is one of the most sought after tourist destination in Asia. Kerala the terrain of immense natural beauty is pertinently known as the "ecstasy of travelers". From the imposing heights of the Western Ghats the country swells westward presenting a panorama of silent valleys clothed in the richest green. Kerala - is the land of Rivers and backwaters, hundred percent literacy, peaceful and pristine, one of India's cleanest state.
     
Pookot Lake: Soojipara Falls:
 
This natural lake surrounded by hills and meadows provides an excellent picnic spot or opportunity for a relaxing boat ride or fishing expedition.
 
These waterfalls are an endless natural splendour amidst dark and deep woods.
     
Kuruva Islands: Muthanga Wildlife Sanctuary:
 
950 acres of evergreen forest surrounded by the Kabini River, this uninhabited island is full of orchids, rare species of birds and herbs.
 
The main attraction is with no doubt the elephant rides through the jungle. This sanctuary allows you to have a peek into the natural lives of all the wild animals within the area.
     
Chembra Peak: Chain Tree:
 
The highest peak in Wayanad at 2100mts above sea level, this spot provides a breathtaking view of the entire valley and also has a path for trekking enthusiasts.
 
Even today, a chain still hangs from a Banyan tree to mark the spot where a British Colonialist murdered an Adivasi tribesman (and thus, the name).
     
Edakkal Caves: Wildlife Sanctuaries:
 
Edakkal Caves 1000mts above sea level, this ancient natural cave exhibits ancient carvings, paintings and inscriptions dating back to the stone ages.
 
Wayanad abounds in wildlife sanctuaries. Elephants, spotted deer, sloth bear, samba and gaur are just some of the species you can spot. The various sanctuaries from the resort are as follows:
Muthanga, Nagarhole, Bandipur, Muthumala, Tholpatti.
     
Meenmutty Falls: Banasura Sagar Dam:
 
A interesting 2 km jungle trek off the main Ooty Road, Meenmutty is the largest and most spectacular waterfall in Wayanad.
A unique feature is that water drops about 300 metres over three stages.
 
Considered to be the largest earth dam in India, the Banasura project precincts are an ideal starting point for treks to the Banasura Peak. An interesting feature is a set of islands that were formed when the reservoir submerged the surrounding areas.
 
     
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