Blessed with natural beauty, Wayanad is an ideal destination for a quick 2-day getaway with a large group of friends or family from Bangalore. Be it a relaxing vacation, or an adventurous one, this lovely rural town in ‘God’s Own Country’ provides something for all.
At a distance of roughly 290 km from Bangalore, Wayanad can easily be reached in 7 hours’ time by road. However, a large group, travelling in different cars ruins the fun. But worry not, as, with TravellerCab’s Tempo traveller, the entire group can be together and bonding, and utilizing each moment to make memories, even while on the road.
Day 1: Bangalore to Wayanad by Force / Tempo Traveller
Travelers must start their two-day trip to Wayanad with these mysterious Neolithic caves. Here, one can discover prehistoric carvings and paintings to feel like Indiana Jones, and also trek through the rocky terrain for an adrenaline rush.
Also known as Sentinel Rock Waterfalls, it is a charming three-tier waterfall which can be reached only after a 2 km walk through deciduous forests. it is a multi-faceted tourists spot where travellers can go trekking and rock climbing, or enjoy a refreshing dip in the pool below the waterfall and enjoy the gorgeous pictorials of the region.
Set across a tributary of River Kabini, Banasura Sagar Dam is the largest earth dam in India. It is a picturesque site placed in the foothills of Banasura hills, where tourists can engage in various activities, including trekking, boating etc.
Standing at an altitude of 2100 m, Chembra Peak is the highest peak in Wayanad and the most sought sightseeing place with our 2 day trip to Wayanad from Bangalore by tempo traveller cab. This peak calls for a great trekking experience, and on the way to the top, a heart-shaped lake is seen, which is said to have never dried up. The pinnacle offers an amazing experience of the enthralling beauty of the city.
Day 2: Wayanad Sightseeing | Wayanad to Bangalore Drop by Traveller
Head to the second highest waterfall in Kerala on the final day of your 2 day Wayanad trip. This waterfall is nestled amidst lush green surroundings making it perfect sight for eyes. It is also a preferred location for hiking.
This beautiful freshwater lake is the most frequented tourist spot in Wayanad. With breathtaking backdrop and tranquil ambience, Pookot Lake is sure to leave you captivated. Also, the lake has a blanket of blue lotus and blue water lilies which is gorgeous beyond imagination.
Spread on an area of about 950 acres, Kuruva Island has a mesmerizing setting which attracts hordes of tourists every year. It is the only island in India to be surrounded by fresh water and can be accessed only by rafts or fibre boats.
Known for its rich flora and fauna, Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary is an integral part of the Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve. It is an excellent spot where nature lovers and bird watchers can go for safaris, and spot some rare and might plants and animals.
Shopping @ Wayanad
A great way to end your 2-day trip in Wayanad by tempo traveller cab is by shopping. One can pick the aromatic spices grown here, or bag a couple of tea and coffee packs. Also, the local handicraft and handloom are a wonderful item to take back from this fantastic little hill town.
The capital city of Karnataka, Bangalore is India’s IT epicentre, where giant MNC have found a home, and new start-ups pop up every day. The city is a treasure trove, filled with relics from the past, and the muses of today; from popular tourism places to upscale shopping plazas and top universities to the prehistoric sites and the aromatic filter coffee, the city, with its diversity will capture your hearts. In addition to this, the city has a pleasant climate round the year!
If you wish to wake up to the sound of birds chirping and the smell of fresh earth, then head to Wayanad for your next vacation. It is a scenic hill town with a natural spectacle of blue lakes, green valleys, dense forest and misty mountains. Holidaymakers have ample of activities to indulge in, and several popular tourist attractions to visit in Wayanad. From relaxing, rejuvenating and unwinding, to going for exciting treks, and unexpected animal safari, one can experience several emotions all together in Wayanad.
When your schoolmates want to plan a reunion getaway or your family wants to refresh relations and you’re confused about where to go, then think Wayanad. This quaint hill town in Kerala is a wonderful location for a short and sweet 2-day getaway and the best way to visit this hill station by hiring a tempo traveller cab from Bangalore. Far from the chaos of everyday life, Wayanad will surely offer you solace.