Waynad Walking Holiday

4 day

E-Ticket

Day Trip

Group Tour

Blessed with virgin Shola forests and grasslands of the western ghats, gushing rivulets and pristine evergreen forests, Waynad is tucked away in the North-Eastern part of Kerala. This relatively-unexplored destination in Kerala abounds with natural beauty and has clement weather for a good part of the year. Apart from trekking there are ample opportunities for adventure sports such as biking and ziplining.

In this 4 days/3 nights package, you will have an opportunity to climb...
Blessed with virgin Shola forests and grasslands of the western ghats, gushing rivulets and pristine evergreen forests, Waynad is tucked away in the North-Eastern part of Kerala. This relatively-unexplored destination in Kerala abounds with natural beauty and has clement weather for a good part of the year. Apart from trekking there are ample opportunities for adventure sports such as biking and ziplining.

In this 4 days/3 nights package, you will have an opportunity to climb one of the highest peaks in Waynad, trek through tea gardens and along Vythiri river, visit a tea factory and indulge in some adventure activities such as ziplining and bamboo rafting (in the right season). Accommodation will be in a comfortable plantation stay. If time permits, you can optionally go on a guided biking trip and visit popular sights.
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Itinerary Details

Itinerary

Day 1: Hiking along Vythri river, Tea Factory Visit and Ziplining

Stop At: Banasura Sagar Dam, Vythiri 673576 India
Reach Kalpetta after lunch. Check in at the home-stay or plantation stay. Toward evening, visit Banasura dam, the largest earth dam in India. One can enjoy boating in pedal-boats or speedboats there
Duration: 1 hour

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Luxurious homestay or plantation stay

Day 2: Hiking along Vythri river, Tea Factory Visit and Ziplining

Stop At: Vythiri, Kerala 673576, India
The morning hike to Onnam Kettu (9 am to noon) takes you through tea gardens, evergreen forests and finally along the banks of river Vythiri. After the hike, enjoy ziplining over tea gardens on Kerala's longest zipline. After a hearty lunch at the home-stay, go on a guided tour of a nearby tea factory to see first-hand, how tea leaves are processed.
Duration...
Itinerary

Day 1: Hiking along Vythri river, Tea Factory Visit and Ziplining

Stop At: Banasura Sagar Dam, Vythiri 673576 India
Reach Kalpetta after lunch. Check in at the home-stay or plantation stay. Toward evening, visit Banasura dam, the largest earth dam in India. One can enjoy boating in pedal-boats or speedboats there
Duration: 1 hour

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Luxurious homestay or plantation stay

Day 2: Hiking along Vythri river, Tea Factory Visit and Ziplining

Stop At: Vythiri, Kerala 673576, India
The morning hike to Onnam Kettu (9 am to noon) takes you through tea gardens, evergreen forests and finally along the banks of river Vythiri. After the hike, enjoy ziplining over tea gardens on Kerala's longest zipline. After a hearty lunch at the home-stay, go on a guided tour of a nearby tea factory to see first-hand, how tea leaves are processed.
Duration: 6 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight in the same luxurious homestay or plantation stay

Day 3: Mangalasherry Peak Trek

Stop At: Mangalashery Distributed Area, Mangalasseri Rd, Thazhecode, Kerala 673702, India
After a very early breakfast, set off to the road head for Mangalassery trek. The drive should take about an hour. The trek to the peak passes initially through a dense evergreen forest. Beyond the forest, the trail is mostly through open grasslands and offers stupendous views of the surrounds valleys and hills. The last stretch which takes about an hour is fairly steep and leads to a small lake at the top which serves as a watering hole. After a well-deserved lunch at the top, we shall re-trace the trail back to the starting point.
Duration: 5 hours

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.

Day 4: Trip Ends

Stop At: Kalpetta, Kalpetta, Wayanad District, Kerala
Check-out after breakfast and drive back to Kalpetta
Duration: 1 hour

Meals included:
• Breakfast
No accommodation included on this day.

Important Details

Included
  • 2x Lunch
  • 2x Dinner
  • Accommodation included: 2 nights
  • 3x Breakfast
Not Included
  • Entry/Admission - Banasura Sagar Dam
  • Gratuities
  • Entry fees and tickets for activities at sight-seeing spots
Departure Point
Kalpetta Old Bus Stand, NH 212, Mandayapuram, Kalpetta, Kerala 673121, India
11:00 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.