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Planning a trip to Wayanad, Kerala, India

10th May to 13th May, 2024Budget Friendly Train
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Things to do in Wayanad in May

Day 1 - Friday 10th, May
morning -

Arrival in Wayanad by train and check-in to accommodation

afternoon -

Visit Pookode Lake for a leisurely boat ride amidst lush greenery

evening -

Explore Lakkidi Viewpoint for a stunning sunset view over the hills

Day 2 - Saturday 11th, May
morning -

Visit Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary to spot elephants, tigers, and leopards in their natural habitat

afternoon -

Explore the lush greenery and diverse flora at Soochipara Falls

evening -

Relax at Meenmutty Waterfalls and enjoy the soothing sound of cascading water

Day 3 - Sunday 12th, May
morning -

Explore the ancient Edakkal Caves with intriguing carvings and paintings

afternoon -

Visit the Jain Temple at Sultan Bathery known for its unique architecture and historical significance

evening -

Relax at Thirunelli Temple, a historic pilgrimage site amidst serene surroundings

Day 4 - Monday 13th, May
morning -

Indulge in a rejuvenating Ayurvedic massage at a local spa

afternoon -

Stroll through the tranquil gardens of Banasura Sagar Dam and enjoy the serene surroundings

evening -

Witness a stunning sunset at Karapuzha Dam and unwind in the peaceful ambiance

Day 5 - Tuesday 14th, May
morning -

Visit a local market to pick up souvenirs and interact with the local vendors

afternoon -

Indulge in a traditional Kerala meal at a local restaurant

evening -

Departure from Wayanad by train to Gudalur

Weather in Wayanad in Invalid date
Avg Temp22°C to 35°C
Chance of Rain20%

Wayanad experiences a tropical monsoon climate with warm temperatures throughout the year. May falls in the pre-monsoon season, characterized by high temperatures and occasional thunderstorms. So we are suggesting you pack accordingly.

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Things to Carry on your trip to Wayanad

Clothing & Apparel

Comfortable cotton t-shirts and shorts -

For casual wear and exploring the natural surroundings.

Light and breathable hiking pants -

For trekking or exploring rugged terrain.

Quick-drying moisture-wicking shirts -

For outdoor activities and managing sweat.

Light jacket or sweater -

For evenings or if the weather turns cooler.

Comfortable walking shoes -

For exploring the region's trails and hills.

Swimsuit (optional) -

If you plan to visit any waterfalls or swimming spots.


Sunglasses -

To protect your eyes from the sun.

Hat -

For sun protection and shade.

Insect repellent -

To keep away mosquitoes and other insects.

Reusable water bottle -

To stay hydrated while exploring.

Small first-aid kit -

For minor injuries or emergencies.

Essentials & Must Haves

Valid ID proof -

Such as a passport or Aadhaar card.

Travel documents -

Including train tickets and hotel bookings.

Cash and debit/credit cards -

For expenses and purchases.

Toiletries -

Including essentials like toothbrush, toothpaste, soap, and shampoo.

Basic medications -

Any prescription drugs or over-the-counter medications you may need.

Good to Have

Travel-sized binoculars -

For wildlife or birdwatching.

Camera or smartphone with a good camera -

To capture memories of your trip.

Portable charger -

To keep your devices charged while exploring.

Small flashlight or headlamp -

For nighttime activities or emergencies.

Insect repellent wipes -

For quick and easy insect protection.


Smartphone -

For communication, navigation, and photography.

Headphones or earphones -

For listening to music or podcasts while exploring.

Travel adapter (if needed) -

To ensure your electronics can be plugged into local sockets.

Power bank -

To keep your devices charged on the go.

Good to Knows

Payment Options -

Cash is widely accepted in Wayanad. Debit and credit cards are also accepted at most establishments, including hotels, restaurants, and shops.

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