4-Day family friendly Wayanad getaway

  • Wayanad 3 nights
  • Edakkal-Banasura-Vythiri
  • Tour Itinerary
  • Kerala
  • Indus Holidays Bestseller
Suitable for

Family/ Couple

Duration

3 Nights 4 Days

Category

Nature / Hills

Package type

Customisable

This weekend getaway package is for those who wish to explore the wilderness of Wayanad. If you wish to explore Wayanad with a perfect balance of adventure and leisure, then this package would be the right choice.

Starting from

9000

/person

Experience Highlights

  • Jeep Safari
  • Wildlife
  • Adventure
  • Skim the waters of the largest earth dam in India at Banasura Sagar
  • Enjoy a Jeep safari through the forests at Tholpetty to spot wildlife and visit the Irupu waterfalls
  • Add a trek to make your trip a bit more adventurous (Optional)
  • Sample some of the best of Kerala’s famed Malabari cuisine

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For Indus guests

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Booked by 120 travellers in 2021

Tour Summary

  • 4 Days
  • 2 destinations
  • Short daily travel
  • Day 1 - Calicut - Wayanad
  • Day 2 - Explore Wayanad
  • Day 3 - Explore Wayanad
  • Day 4 - Departure from Calicut

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1

  • Calicut to Wayanad
  • 3.5 hrs
  • 100 kms

Still fantastically unspoilt and satisfyingly remote, some rate Wayanad as the most beautiful part of Kerala. Hidden away in these hills are some of the oldest tribes, a collection of gorgeous stays, excellent places to spot wild elephants and scenic landscapes combining secluded reserves, mountains and shimmering green rice paddy.

  • Driving up the 9 hairpin bends of Thamarassery mountain pass to Wayanad
  • Stop by Lakkidi view point, the gateway to Wayanad, for a panoramic view of the ghats and the winding mountain pass.
  • Unwind at the resort with inhouse activities and a quiet dinner

Stay at Wayanad

Karappuzha Village Resort

(See our stay selections)

Waterfront Deluxe room

Insider Tips by Indus Indus Holidays

Wayanad got its name from the word ‘Vayal nadu’ meaning the land of Paddy fields.

All such local insider tips is here: Local's guide to Wayanad

View more tips

Activity Add-ons

Day 2

  • Explore Wayanad
  • Full day
  • In town

Tread into the wilderness of Wayanad as you spend the day exploring its stunning waterfalls, lush rainforest and opulent wildlife.

  • Start the day at Muthanga, the sanctuary which has one of the largest populations of elephants in India
  • Drive through the manicured tea gardens to the three-tiered Soochipara waterfalls tucked inside dense green forest.
  • Explore the cave paintings and engravings at Edakkal caves and try decoding the stone age history
  • Relax at the resort

Stay at Wayanad

Karappuzha Village Resort

(See our stay selections)

Waterfront Deluxe room

Insider Tips by Indus Indus Holidays

Wayanad got its name from the word ‘Vayal nadu’ meaning the land of Paddy fields.

All such local insider tips is here: Local's guide to Wayanad

View more tips

Activity Add-ons

Day 3

  • More of Wayanad
  • Full day
  • In town

This day is to relax and enjoy the in-house activities in the resort. Add a trek to make your day more adventurous.

  • Start the day slow with a relaxed breakfast.
  • Unwind at the resort enjoying the in house amenities.
  • Experience a beautiful sunset at Banasura sagar dam, the largest earthen dam in India.
  • Admire the majestic Banasura Waterfall.

Stay at Wayanad

Karappuzha Village Resort

(See our stay selections)

Waterfront Deluxe room

Insider Tips by Indus Indus Holidays

Wayanad got its name from the word ‘Vayal nadu’ meaning the land of Paddy fields.

All such local insider tips is here: Local's guide to Wayanad

View more tips

Activity Add-ons

Day 4

  • Departure From Calicut
  • 3.5 hrs
  • 100 kms

Today is the last day of your tour. After breakfast disembark from the houseboat and head to Kozhikode.

  • If time permits do explore some of the attractions of Kozhikode like Beypore, Kappad, Kalari or even sample the Malabari cuisine.
  • Indulge in some shopping from Calicut town if you wish to.
  • Drop back at Airport/Rail station in the afternoon bidding farewell to god’s own country with memories to last for a life time.

Departure From Calicut

Insider Tips by Indus Indus Holidays

Calicut claims to have the best auto rickshaw service in Kerala. Chips and ‘halwa’ are the must buys from Calicut.

All such local insider tips is here: Local's guide to Calicut

View more tips

Activity Add-ons

Offers & Packages

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15000 / person

These are indicative Rates (per person). Subject to variation based on choice of stay, group size, activities, dates, routes, transportation and other price hikes.

We handle each booking individually to get best possible prices and inclusions. This means our negotiating power can often lower prices or get more inclusions than indicated here. Give us a try!

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Nisha Vinod

Nisha has 5+ years of experience in tour planning.
Take her friendly advice for a memorable trip.

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Q & A for Wayanad Adventure (3 Nights) by Indus Holidays

Can I customise my itinerary with a few stays of my choice?

Answered by Prasanth Madhavan

Definitely! As we specialise in customised holiday planning to Kerala & South India for the last 20 years, we can offer almost any stay option. We have long-standing direct relationships with resorts, homestays & hotels in this region which allow us to deliver privilege services at unbeatable rates.

If you want to change the stay options in our offers, your trip designer will work with you till you are happy with the package. More importantly, our experts give you unbiased insights and highlights of each stay option from direct experience to help you make better choices.

What is the holiday booking procedure?

Answered by Divya Hrishikesh

You can submit an enquiry here anytime or contact our destination experts directly. One of Indus’ Trip Designers will call you back to understand your requirement and will make an offer within 2 hours. Our experts will also make suitable recommendations on stay options, day activities, itinerary options and transportation to assist you further in customising the holiday to your requirements. Once it is perfect, send a confirmation and we will take care of the rest.

What are the payment options you offer?

Answered by Goldin Syriac

We offer all major payment options including credit cards , debit cards , wire transfer, net banking and UPI. Service charges from the bank may be applicable on select payment methods.

Can my driver speak hindi? Do you offer taxi services only?

Answered by Nisha Vinod

Yes, our transportation team carefully chooses and trains our driver partners to deliver the high touch experiences we offer. They are highly co-operative, friendly and can speak in hindi and English. You will also find our cabs to be well maintained, safe and reliable.

When you book hotels, activities and taxi together with Indus, we will be able to offer you a better overall deal than what you get directly. Also you get the added benefit of Indus’ responsive customer relations team for on-tour support. So, currently our trained drivers are available only for our package customers.