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Honeymoon in Wayanad

Cuddling in the enriching Western Ghat Mountain ranges and blessed with the impeccable beauties of Nilgiri forestry and vast stretches of paddy fields, Wayanad is an exotic romantic retreat in the serene and rejoicing land of Kerala. Picturesque beauty of Wayanad is one of the finest artwork of Mother Nature, displaying a wide array of colors and forms. Carpeted all along with thriving paddy fields and lined with mystic mountains and succulent forestry, Wayanad well defines a romantic honeymoon spot, where lovers would love to chirp amid the wandering clouds and mist. Visiting Wayanad is one of the best options to enjoy a beautiful, peaceful, soulful and restful honeymoon. There are wide options available to get both cheap as well luxury honeymoon ideas and packages, as per your budget and choice.

Honeymoon Attractions in Wayanad

Wayanad had a very long list of tourist attractions, given below are the top attractions for the honeymooning couples:

  • Edakkal Caves
  • Karapuzha Dam
  • Tholpetty Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Begur Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Thirunelli Temple
  • Heritage Museum
  • Kalpetta
  • Meenmutty Falls
  • Soocchipara Falls
  • Anantdanatda Swami Temple
  • Wayanad and Mutdanga Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Pookat Lake
  • Vytdiri
  • Pazhassi Kudeeram
  • Lakkidi
  • Neelimala View Point
  • Banasura Sagar Dam
  • Pakshipatdalam Bird Sanctuary
  • Sultdan Batdery, Jain Temples
  • Chetdalayam Falls
  • Kuruva Dweep
  • Tholpetty Wildlife Sanctuary

As the above list reflects the natural beauty and wildlife of Wayanad district is a big drive for the couples looking for a romantic honeymoon vacation to come to Wayanad, and the other big reason is pilgrim attraction of the region. Yes! There are many ancient and venerated temples in the district, which includes Thirunelli Temple, Valliyoorkavu Temple, Thrissilery Siva Temple, Manikavu Temple, Seetha Lava-Kush Temple, etc. Pilgrim tourists also do visit the Jain Temple, Pallickal Masjid, Pallikkunnu Church, etc.

Honeymoon Hotels to Stay in Wayanad

Top honeymoon hotels and resorts of and around Wayanad for the couples to stay in, are:

Best Time to Visit Wayanad

Wayanad is pleasant and visitable in all seasons, yet the most enjoyable time around Wayanad is in the cool winter season. Lush greenery and cool breeze makes a pleasing balance with the heat of summer and monsoon on the other hand is hot, but receives winds and rains, which makes it very beautiful. Winter months are cool, pleasant and most suitable for outdoor activities and sightseeing.

And if you are visiting Wayanad primarily for the sanctuary, then avoid monsoon, as it is the closing season and the best would be October to March, though April and May are also visitable.

How to Reach to Wayanad

Air: Travelers from all over the country and from around the world can easily reach to Wayanad via Calicut International Airport, which is only 55 km from Wayanad. Getting down at the airport you can easily get a cab to travel further via road.

Rail: Kozhikode terminal, which is a major terminal of Konkan railways, is situated at a distance of around 110km and is nearest of all nearby railway stations. Other nearby railway terminals includes Mysore, Palakkad and Coimbatore.

Road: Wayanad being a prime tourist destination of the state is well frequented by KSRTC as well as private luxury coaches, which connect Wayanad with almost all parts of the state as well as major cities of nearby states.

What Things to Carry to Wayanad

Wayanad is a cultural and religious area, so pick and pack your clothes and accessories keeping that in mind. And your travel kit must have needful medicines, ATM/Credit card(s), identity cards, sunglasses, skin care & protection products, camera with extra batteries, a backpack, cover/carry pouches for gadgets, etc. Also do take trendy and apt accessories, trendy jwellery (do not carry precious gold, etc. jewelries), casual-comfortable shoes, make-up and styling kit.

Before How Many Days the Booking Must be Done

Wayanad is a major tourist getaway of Kerala and so the hotels are almost always in demand. So make sure your honeymoon tour including your package type, travel tickets, hotel rooms, etc. are all reserved in your name at least 1-1.5 months before your marriage.
Last updated : January 9, 2016