Gorgeous Waterfalls in Wayanad with Silvery Waters to Allure Every Traveller

List of Waterfalls in Wayanad

The gorgeous waterfalls in Wayanad are in sync with the ever-lovely wonderful locales and pleasant climate. These waterfalls are popular places of tourist attractions and city dwellers alike. On sunn (Read More)y days, you are sure to find people unpacking for a day of picnic and outdoor games near some of these charming waterfalls. While some people prefer to swim or take a dip in the cool waters, some just prefer to relax and chill at the side. The waterfalls other than presenting a splendid sight to the eyes, also offer scenic panoramic vistas and sweeping views of the valley below. Some of these waterfalls can only be reached through trekking. The narrow pathways across the dense woods is also an experience in itself. We have compiled an elaborate list of waterfalls in Wayanad. Check it out and head out now!

Here is the list of 7 Gorgeous Waterfalls in Wayanad with Silvery Waters to Allure Every Traveller

1. Soochipara Falls

Soochipara Falls
4.2 /5

Soochipara Waterfalls, also known as Sentinel Rock Falls, is a captivating natural wonder in Wayanad, surrounded by lush green forests. With its three-tiered cascade and a height of 200 meters, it stands as one of the region's best waterfalls. A thrilling downward trek leads to this refreshing retreat, offering not just scenic beauty but also adventure through trekking and rock climbing in the heart of Wayanad's hills.

Distance from Wayanad: 1 hr 12 min | 35.5 km via Meppadi - Chooralmala Road

2. Kanthanpara Waterfalls

Kanthanpara Waterfalls

Nestled between lush green tea estates, Kanthanpara Waterfall in Wayanad is a mesmerizing attraction offering a serene escape. The walking trails, perfect for nature walks, lead to this quaint waterfall, creating an ideal spot for camping amidst picturesque surroundings. With its secluded and serene vibe, the cool, sparkling waters at Kanthanpara provide a rejuvenating escape, inviting visitors to spend a day picnicking in the calming embrace of nature.

Distance from Wayanad: 53 min | 28.2 km via Muttil-Nedumbala Rd

3. Meenmutty Falls

Meenmutty Falls
4.1 /5

Located 29 km away from Kalpetta in Wayanad district, Meenmutty waterfalls is considered as one of the largest waterfalls in Kalpetta region and second largest in Kerala. It is also one of the most thrilling and beautiful natural attraction in Wayanad. Nestled away in the lap of a jungle trek, the cascading waterfall Meenmutty makes up for a dazzling view. The frothy water of this mighty waterfall flow in three tiers and is located near the Neyyar Reservoir area. The experience of climbing through the rocks to reach this enchanting destination is one of a kind and makes this place a popular tourist location.

Distance from Wayanad: 58 min (29.9 km) via Kambalakkad - Padinjarethara Rd

4. Chethalayam Waterfalls

Chethalayam Waterfalls

Nestled in the heart of Wayanad, Chethalayam Waterfall has become a hidden gem, captivating visitors with its breathtaking views and untouched surroundings. As one of the lesser-known waterfalls in Northern Kerala, it offers pristine trekking trails, inviting adventure enthusiasts to explore its scenic beauty. The area is adorned with exotic flora, creating a picturesque setting, and the gentle breeze makes Chethalayam Waterfall a delightful picnic spot, providing a serene escape amidst nature's embrace.

Distance from Wayanad: 36 min | 19.3 km via Kenichira Karimbadi Rd, Irulam - Kenichira Rd and Pulpally - Sultan Bathery Hwy

5. Palchuram Waterfalls

Palchuram Waterfalls

Palchuram Waterfalls, situated along the passageway connecting Kannur and Wayanad through Kottiyoor, unfolds as a beautiful destination to explore. The sounds of wild beasts and cascading water from the top create a serene ambiance, making the journey both fresh and calming. Accessible through a narrow sand road, followed by a 1-kilometer walk through dark forests, Palchuram Waterfalls, located near Boise Town, captivates with its breathtaking beauty and a tranquil pond below, offering a refreshing escape into nature.

Distance from Wayanad: 1 hr 14 min | 44.7 km via Mananthavady-Koyileri-Panamaram Rd

6. Thusharagiri Waterfall

Thusharagiri Waterfall
3.5 /5

Nestled in the embrace of the Western Ghats, Thusharagiri Waterfalls, situated 50 km from Kozhikode, invites adventurers to explore its picturesque realms. Comprising Erattumukku, Mazhavil Chattom, and Thumbithullum Para, accessible through trekking, Thusharagiri is a haven for nature lovers. The waterfalls, aptly named 'mist-capped peaks,' create a silvery crown atop the mountains, offering a surreal escape where time stands still, and a dip in the cool waters becomes a rejuvenating experience amidst the aromatic plantations of arecanut, pepper, ginger, and spices.

Distance from Wayanad: 1 hr 19 min | 43.7 km via NH 766

7. Kadachikunnu Waterfalls

Kadachikunnu Waterfalls

Hidden in the serene landscapes of Wayanad, Kadachikunnu Waterfalls stands as a lesser-known gem, captivating nature enthusiasts with its stunning views. A 2-kilometer trek through the Meppadi-Vaduvanchal road from Padivayal leads to the majestic foamy streams, offering an immersive journey into the heart of nature. At the peak point, revel in the enchanting sight of the Nilambur forests, creating a perfect spot for a family picnic amidst the tranquility of this natural haven.

Distance from Wayanad: 53 min (32.2 km) via Vaduvanchal - Kolagappara Rd

Which of these waterfalls in Wayanad have you visited? Let us know your experience in the comments below!

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