11 days in Munnar, Kozhikode & Wayanad District Itinerary

11 days in Munnar, Kozhikode & Wayanad District Itinerary

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Fly to Kochi, Taxi to Munnar
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Munnar
— 4 nights
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Kozhikode
— 2 nights
Bus
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Kalpetta
— 4 nights
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Munnar — 4 nights

Southern Spice

Sitting at the point where three mountain rivers meet, the hill station of Munnar has become known as a tea-growing center in the south of the country.
Spend the 12th (Tue) exploring nature at Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park. There's lots more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Tea Gardens, take some stellar pictures from Munnar Hill Station, admire the engineering at Mattupetty Dam, and take a peaceful walk through Photo Point.

To see photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Munnar travel route planner.

Bengaluru to Munnar is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Bengaluru in October, Munnar is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel to Kozhikode.
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Kozhikode — 2 nights

City of Spices

Famous as the landing place of Vasco da Gama, the large industrial city of Kozhikode today acts as staging post for adventures around the state, while also boasting some particularly popular beaches.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tali Temple and then stroll through Kozhikode Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Beypore Beach and then take in the awesome beauty at Vayalada.

To see ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Kozhikode trip planner.

You can drive from Munnar to Kozhikode in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and flight; or do a combination of taxi and train; or drive. October in Kozhikode sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a bus to Kalpetta.
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Kalpetta — 4 nights

One of the district's main tourist hubs, Kalpetta offers easy access to a number of man-made and natural attractions.
Venture out of the city with trips to Fun Fantasy (in Padinjarathara), Sree Maha Ganapathy Temple (in Sulthan Bathery) and Banasurasagar Dam (in Vythiri). There's still lots to do: Head underground at Edakkal Caves, take in panoramic vistas at Lakkidi View Point, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Chembra, and take in the dramatic scenery at Soochippara Falls (Sentinel Rock Waterfall).

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Kalpetta online day trip planner.

Traveling by bus from Kozhikode to Kalpetta takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in October, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to fly back home.
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Wayanad District travel guide

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Caves · Dams · Bodies of Water
Wayanad District tourism sector relies heavily on visitors from the neighboring states of Karnataka and Tamil Nadu, as well as a growing number of international tourists. Boasting solitary pine forest in Kerala, as well as an abundance of paddy fields and picturesque mountain landscapes, the district is known first and foremost for its scenic nature. A Wayanad District holiday offers you a chance to spot some of the most majestic land animals still thriving in the wild--the region shelters more Asian elephants than any other place in the world.
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