Waterfalls in Wayanad

Waterfalls in Wayanad

Wayanad, nestled amidst the Western Ghats, is a land of cascading waterfalls, lush greenery, and serene beauty. Here are some of the popular waterfalls you can visit in Wayanad:

  • Soochipara Falls (Sentinel Rock Waterfall): This is a three-tiered waterfall, with a total height of 656 feet. It’s one of the highest waterfalls in Kerala and offers a breathtaking view. There’s a 20-minute drive from Meppadi in Wayanad to reach this splendid waterfall. Be prepared for a short trek down to the falls though.

    Image of Soochipara Falls Wayanad
  • Meenmutty Waterfalls: This is the second-highest waterfall in Kerala, with a height of 300 meters. The name ‘Meenmutty’ translates to “fish block” as it is believed that the fishes get blocked here while trying to swim upstream. The falls are located 29 km from Kalpetta and require a 2-kilometer trek through a moist deciduous forest to reach them.

    Image of Meenmutty Waterfalls Wayanad
  • Kanthanpara Waterfalls: Nestled amidst verdant tea plantations, Kanthanpara offers a refreshing escape. This 100-meter waterfall is known for its crystal-clear water and scenic surroundings. Unlike some of the other waterfalls, Kanthanpara is easily accessible and perfect for a family outing.

    Image of Kanthanpara Waterfalls Wayanad

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  • Chethalayam Waterfalls: This is a seasonal waterfall located 23 km from Wayanad. During the monsoon season, the falls come alive with cascading waters, creating a mesmerizing sight. The surrounding rocks and pools are perfect for a refreshing dip.

    Image of Chethalayam Waterfalls Wayanad

These are just a few of the many waterfalls that Wayanad has to offer. So, if you’re looking for a place to escape the hustle and bustle of city life and immerse yourself in nature’s beauty, Wayanad is the perfect destination.