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.
The mild fragrance of coffee in the air from coffee plantations and rustic feel in the lanes of the town will refresh your tired mind. This town also helps devotees connect with spiritualism with the presence of plethora of ancient temples. Blessed with all the necessary elements of beauty, nature and charming romanticism, this sleepy town is a must on your Kerala itinerary.
Kalpetta is a place which offers a platter full of tourist attractions. This is the reason that the town has a well grown hotel industry. It offers all kind of accommodations from luxury hotels to budget and mid range accommodations. Almost all the hotels provide amazing views as well as a comfortable stay.
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Kalpetta is the perfect combination of nature and culture, with plesant weather and cheap places to visit.
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.
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.
Kalpetta is a perfect blend of peaceful getaway and hustle bustle of tourists. To begin your day at this beautiful place, be an early riser and enjoy the tranquillity of nature. Visit Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary which opens at 6:00 AM and then back to the hotel for warm breakfast. Next, you can visit the famous Jain Temple to offers your prayers.
Banasura Sagar Dam, Meenmutty Falls, Wayanad Heritage Centre and Neelimala are the other major attractions in the town. Take good breaks in between and enjoy the delicious local authentic food. No matter which destination you cover and which you do not, this place will calm and unwind your tired mind.
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.
- 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.
- Carry light woolens for the trip is travelling during winters and also beware of troubling monkeys.
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