11 days in Wayanad District, Kozhikode & Alappuzha Itinerary

11 days in Wayanad District, Kozhikode & Alappuzha Itinerary

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Kalpetta
— 3 nights
Bus
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Kozhikode
— 3 nights
Drive
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Alappuzha
— 4 nights
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Kalpetta — 3 nights

One of the district's main tourist hubs, Kalpetta offers easy access to a number of man-made and natural attractions.
Step out of Kalpetta to go to Vythiri and see Banasurasagar Dam, which is approximately 48 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Chembra, admire the sheer force of Meenmutty Falls, take in panoramic vistas at Lakkidi View Point, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Thirunelli Temple.

To see ratings and tourist information, refer to the Kalpetta trip maker website.

Bengaluru to Kalpetta is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also fly; or take a bus; or drive. Traveling from Bengaluru in October, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 28°C in Kalpetta. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can catch the bus to Kozhikode.
Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
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Kozhikode — 3 nights

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.
When in Kozhikode, make a side trip to see Nilambur Teak Museum in Malappuram, approximately Malappuram away. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Kozhikode Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Beypore Beach, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tali Temple, and get some fabulous bargains at HiLite Mall.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Kozhikode trip itinerary app.

You can take a bus from Kalpetta to Kozhikode in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In October, daily temperatures in Kozhikode can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to drive to Alappuzha.
Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Museums
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Alappuzha — 4 nights

Affectionately known as Alleppey to locals and tourists alike, Alappuzha acts as a major transport and cultural hub on the Kerala backwaters.
Spend the 11th (Mon) exploring at Kerala Backwaters. There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Marari Beach, paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, explore the activities along Alleppey Backwaters, and stroll through Alappuzha Beach.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Alappuzha trip itinerary maker site.

Getting from Kozhikode to Alappuzha by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. October in Alappuzha sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife
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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.