How To Reach Wayanad – The Land Of Paddy Fields


Nestled in the north-east of Kerala, Wayanad is believed to be one of the most stunning hill stations in India. The exotic landscapes, picturesque locales, and pleasing aesthetics together make this quaint hill station an ideal getaway from the chaotic urban life. This scenic beauty is also home to the tribal population that lives in sync with the nature around them.

If you are planning to go on a road trip, there’s no better destination than Wayanad. With a paradigm of trekking, sightseeing, and adventure on the way, your trip is bound to be an exciting one. Here are a few ways you can reach this land of paddy fields:

How to Reach Wayanad by Road:

The distance between Bangalore and Wayanad is roughly 286 kilometres. This can be covered within a short span of 5 to 6 hours. There are three routes to reach Wayanad, but NH209 is usually the preferred one for most travellers. Once you are on this route, you have to drive through the NICE Bangalore Mysore Express from Raja Rammohan Roy Road and Mysore Road. Then, take the NH209 to Chamarajanagar. You can continue driving through SH81 to NH212, towards Meenangadi, and from there onto Panamaram Road. When you reach this place, take the Kenichira Karimbadi Road in Kariyambadi. And from here, you will easily find your way to your destination. The other two alternate routes are NH275 and NH212 or NH209 and NH212.


By Rail:

Wayanad is not connected directly by rail. So, you can take a train to Kozhikode, which is the nearest railway station to Wayanad. Once you reach this station, you can easily board a taxi or bus to reach your destination.

By Air:

The nearest airport to Wayanad is the Calicut International Airport, located about 65 kilometres away. On arrival, you can book a taxi to reach this land of mesmerising beauty.

Just as it’s important to select a suitable mode of transport, it is equally important to choose a good Wayanad resort that will add excitement to your trip. Therefore, pick a resort like the Club Mahindra affiliate Vythiri Village resort in Wayanad that sits among lush green forest lands and plantations. This is one the best resorts in Wayanad as it provides extensive rooms and modern amenities along with food that will surely leave you asking for more.

Now that you are clear on how to go to Wayanad, pack your bags and give your
family a vacation they will cherish for a lifetime. But before you make your bookings,
check out some of the Club Mahindra reviews
and learn more about this beautiful resort from guests who chose to spend their
vacation here.

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One Reply to “How To Reach Wayanad – The Land Of Paddy Fields”

  1. Quite informative Saakshi! Pictures are awesome. I have lined up some off beat destinations on my blog Do check them out.

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