Kalpetta Travel Essentials


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Kalpetta Tourism

Kalpetta is a quaint town with a backdrop of majestic hills lurking in the shadows, lush green surroundings, fresh air and picturesque beauty. Housed in the Wayanad District of Kerala, at a height of 780 m above the sea level, Kalpetta is a perfect place for nature lovers as well as honeymooners.

Encompassed with a mild fragrance of coffee and rustic lanes, the town is blessed with beautiful nature with scenic landscapes. It is also one of the major trading centres in Wayanad. Dotted ith ancient temples, Kalpetta has a stronghold on Jain communities with over 500 settlements in and around the region. Blessed with all the necessary elements of beauty, nature and charming romanticism, this sleepy town is a must on your Kerala itinerary.

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How to Reach Kalpetta

How to Reach Overview

Kalpetta does not have a railhead or an airport for the town, so there is no direct way you can reach Kalpetta. Regular bus services directly linking Kalpetta to nearby cities of Kerela are available and can be undertaken by for convenient travel.

How to reach Kalpetta by flight

The nearest airport to Kalpetta is located at Kozhikode i.e. Calicut International Airport nearly 100 km away. The airport has good connectivity to many other major cities of India. Take a cab from outside the airport to the required destination.

How to reach Kalpetta by road

Kalpetta is easily approachable from many neighboring cities via a well maintained network of roads. In fact many national as well as state highways cross through the Wayanad District including national Highway 766 (previously known as NH 212). Regular bus services plies from the neighbouring cities to the town.

How to reach Kalpetta by train

Kozhikode railway station serves as the nearest station to Kalpetta situated about 72 km away. It is connected to many major cities via a good network of trains. Taxi and buses are available outside the station till Kalpetta.

Local transport in Kalpetta

Kalpetta is a small town where besides walking and hiking, you can also indulge in sports activities. However, to explore the various attractions of the town, the best option is to hire a taxi or a private vehicle for commuting. Other than that, make sure you travel the place during winters to enjoy the place to its best.

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FAQs on Kalpetta

What are the places near Kalpetta?

The top places near to Kalpetta are Wayanad which is 14 km from Kalpetta, Ooty which is located 71 km from Kalpetta, Coorg which is located 100 km from Kalpetta, Nilambur which is located 38 km from Kalpetta, Vythiri which is located 4 km from Kalpetta

What is famous about Kalpetta?

Kalpetta is the perfect combination of nature and culture, with plesant weather and cheap places to visit.

What are the things to do in Kalpetta?

The top things to do in Kalpetta are Karapuzha Dam, Kanthanpara Waterfalls, Shopping in Kalpetta, Meenmutty Falls, Vaduvanchal, Trekking in Kalpetta. You can see all the places to visit in Kalpetta here

What are the top hotels in Kalpetta?

There are 214 in Kalpetta which can be booked through Holidify. The most popular hotels in Kalpetta are Annapara Home Stay, Coffee Leaf Apartment, Pillowrocks Homestay Wayanad, Hill-View 3BHK Homestay in Kalpetta, green peace holidayhome, Udupi Agraharam. You can see all the hotels in Kalpetta here

How much does a package cost for Kalpetta?

The packages for Kalpetta start at INR 6500 which can be further customized based on number of people, days, hotel category, vehicle type and customizations. You can have a look at all packages here

What is the best way to reach Kalpetta?

Kalpetta does not have a railhead or an airport for the town, so there is no direct way you can reach Kalpetta. Regular bus services directly linking Kalpetta to nearby cities of Kerela are available and can be undertaken by for convenient travel.
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What is the local food in Kalpetta?

The main cuisine offered by the town of Kalpetta is Konkani. Sambhar and Rasam are the spicy curries served their which are must try. When it comes to eating out of your place of stay in the town, you will find plethora of restaurant and eating joints stacked in the area serving their local authentic cuisines.
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What is the best time to visit Kalpetta?

Kalpetta is a beautiful little town with fantastic weather throughout the year. However, in winter season you can experience peace and tranquillity in the city with admiring landscapes all around. The temperature in winters, between the months of October and March, varies from about 18 degrees Celcius to 25 degrees Celcius, pleasant enough to explore the region.
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Who should visit Kalpetta?

Anyone having an eye and a heart for the little places of the country, depicting the culture, nature and the simplicity of the Indian life in a small space will find their dream escape in Kalpetta.

What is not so good about Kalpetta?

There are no direct routes of transportation to reach Kalpetta from the main cities of the country. Most of these routes are dispersed and work with two or more methods of conveyance.

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Kumar Kislay

6 years ago
- Carry a pair of sport shoes as wella s the trekking gear for there will be a lot of walking and hiking around.
- Make sure you take proper precautions before indulging in any sports activity. (Read More)>- Carry light woolens for the trip is travelling during winters and also beware of troubling monkeys.

S?ndhïlvelañ Somasunadaram

6 years ago
A clean greeny view, I see city like watching scenery in HD Television. Wonderful place for relaxing with family but I dnt compromise with climate. Planet green resort is excellent there
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