This article is all about the scope of tourism in Vythiri.
Vythiri- The Exotic Natural Habitat
Vythiri is a beautiful place located in the Wayanad district of Kerala. The place is located 700 meters above sea level. Vythiri will be a suitable place for those who love adventure and to stay in natural backgrounds. The place is exclusively known for its picturesque landscapes and beautiful tree houses. Many tourists are coming here to see this natural extravaganza. Vythiri can be accessed via Kunnamangalam, Thamarasseri and Lakkidi. NH 212 is connected to Vythiri. The nearest Airport available is Karipur International Airportwhich is about 100 kms away. The nearest railway station is Calicut Railway station and is 62 kms away.
Tourism in Vythiri
Vythiri is exclusively known for its fascinating stay in tree top houses. This natural houses provides you an exotic stay, enjoying the cold breeze and the fragrance of wild flowers. If you wish to stay in these tree houses, you need to book it early since it is having high demand for tourists nowadays.
Vythiri is also an excellent spot for the tourists who are interested to do some adventurous activities. The tourist authorities of Vythiri provides you some adventurous activities like rock climbing, trekking, boating etc. You are provided with a guide inorder to assure your safety and security. The rock climbing will be along the monstrous rocks of Vythiri. The tropical forests of Vythiri provide you an excellent spot for trekking. One can also have boating in Karalad Lake or Pookot Lake which is nearer to Vythiri. But one thing you should not miss is the delicious traditional foods offered after your tiring mountaineering and trekking.
There are also some beautiful waterfalls near Vythiri. These include Soochippara falls, Meenumutty falls, Kanthampara falls etc. There are also some lakes nearby which offers you boating facilities. These include Karalad lake, Pookot Lake etc. Chembra Park is also located near Vythiri.
Distance Chart from Vythiri
Kozhikode- 62 km North East, Bangalore- 288 km South West, Kalpetta - 15 kms, Karapura - 100 kms, Madikeri - 200 kms., Sulthan Bathery – 41 km, Pookot Lake - 4 kms, Soojipara Falls - 38 kms, Muthanga Wildlife Sanctuary - 55 kms.
Food and Accommodation Facilities
For food and accommodation requirements, you can follow the following restaurants and resorts:
1. Vythri Resort
2. Jungle Park Resorts
3. Wynberg Resorts
4. Rain Country Resorts
5. Greeshmam Resorts
6. Stream Valley Cottages
7. Hotel Haritagiri,
8. The Woodlands
9. Royal Palm Holiday Home.