Wayanad is among the top hill stations in Kerala and one of the best weekend getaways from Bangalore. Wayanad is a picturesque plateau nestled among the mountains of the Western Ghats on the borders of Tamil Nadu and Karnataka. Bansura Dam, Edakkal Caves, Wayanad Sanctuary at Muthanga & Soochipara Falls are the top places to visit in Wayanad. Chembra Peak, situated in Wayanad is one of the top trekking places in Kerala and among the best tourist places in Kerala.Wayanad is one of the biggest foreign exchange earners of the State with its production of cash crops like pepper, cardamom, coffee, tea, spices, and other condiments.
Wayanad is also famous for Tea and Coffee plantations. It has a pleasant weather throughout the year and is one of the best 2 day trips from Bangalore. If you are looking to escape from the noisy city life to the lap of nature to revitalise your senses and nourish your souls, then the resorts in Wayanad amidst the mist laden mountains and lush paddy fields stretching to the horizon are the ideal places to spend few relaxed days.
Typically, 2-3 days is required to exlore all these places as part of Wayanad tour packages. Coorg, Ooty & Mysore are also close to Wayanad and 5-6 day trips can be planned to visit Wayanad along with Mysore, Nagarhole, Coorg or the beautiful Ooty.