About Vythiri Village, Wayanad
Wayanad is a rural district, sitting calmly in the state of Kerala. Life moves at its pace and peace beckons everywhere. If peace in the company of wildlife is what you need to experience, Wayanad is the place to be. The lush forested Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary is home to Asiatic elephants, tigers, leopards and egrets, while the Ambukuthi Hills house the Edakkal Caves which contains ancient petroglyphs. For an immersive family holiday experience Kerala, Wayanad is the ideal place to do it.
Rooms and Amenities
Situated amongst the lush forestlands and plantations of Wayanad is Club Mahindra’s affiliate resort - Vythiri Village Resort. Along with bags of greenery, a visit to this place lets you witness beautiful monuments which boast the fact that this place has more to offer than just fresh air. Vythiri Village Resort in Wayanad happens to be one of tourists’ favourite resorts in Kerala, as it provides extensive rooms and amenities, aimed only at giving you a stress-free family holiday. It’s a five-star luxury hotel with more than essential amenities for you to receive the perfect family getaway you deserve. A holiday at Vythiri Village Resort in Wayanad means your comfort needs are well taken care of, with a host of cozy rooms and dorms on offer. Choose your accommodation in Wayanad, according to your needs – Rooms for families and Dorms for individuals and friend groups. All rooms at Vythiri Village Resort are well maintained, well-furnished and well equipped with modern day facilities so that you don’t feel away from home even for one bit. The resort rooms in Wayanad are specially equipped with marvellous beds to match your comfort, tidy bathrooms to meet your needs and additional essentials to give you a delightful experience. Vythiri Village Resort allows you to experience the local culture and nature of this magnificent place while pulling you into a luxury family holiday. The Wayanad resort's gleaming swimming pool is where you need to be when your soul desires some relaxation. The calm waters are sure to surprise you at what a simple swim can do. Also, you can pamper your senses at the Wayanad resort's luxurious Spa, offering various rejuvenating and relaxing therapies and treatments. Let your daily stress melt away as you indulge in harmonious wellness. There’s also a well-equipped gymnasium to let you maintain your fitness goals even while on vacation.
Food in Wayanad
Food in Kerala is always tasty and sumptuous. The Kerala cuisine involves major use of natural produce and the flavour of nature is evident in all dishes. Some of the most famous food of Kerala includes the Malabar Biryani – a flavour-packed dish that is famous all over the continent. Spice lovers can feast on this delicacy and keep coming back for more. Another delicacy is the Kadala Curry - made of black chickpeas and well known throughout the world. What makes the dish truly delightful is the aroma of the freshly roasted masalas and incredible spicy flavours. It is best paired with Puttu and Appam, which makes this a healthy option for breakfast. And if sea food intrigues you, try the Chemmeen Puttu. This uniquely made dish comes with prawns wrapped in a pocket of steamed rice cake. The rice cake simply melts in your mouth allowing you to then enjoy the flavoursome prawns. Savour all of this and much more at the Wayanad resort’s fine-dining restaurants, serving delicious food in Wayanad, to delight your taste buds.
Festival in Wayanad
Festivals of Kerala are a pompous affair. The celebrations are mostly grand and complete with delectable food and beverages. People gather round to revel in the moment and have a jolly time. One of the most well known festivals is Karthigai. It’s probably the only festival of lights of the Malayali folk. The local temple of the village arranges for a bonfire made of all useless materials. Every family carries a torch made from palm leaves. With the abundance of light of this festival, the entire village lights up like a line of twinkling garlands. Another festival which holds high regard for the locals is the Thirunelli Festival. Being a two-day festival, it is celebrated on Vishu day and its evening in the Malayalam month of Medam (April). Papanasini, the holy mountain spring in this region, is believed to have the sacred power to absolve the soul of all its sins, flows near the shrine. Water from this spring is sacred for the people.
Places to Visit in Wayanad
Wayanad has various places for sightseeing and exploring the natural beauty that this tranquil town has on offer. Here are a few notable Wayanad tourist places which are worth a visit. This is the most deliberated tourist spot, famous for its alluring tributaries of River Kabani which are beautifully surrounded by dense green forests. Visitors are in for a surprise when they encounter the various rare species of birds and animals that inhabit this quaint land. Also, don’t forget to explore and get acquainted with the variety of flora on show here. If climbing a mountain is on your bucket list, Chembra Peak is the ideal place to take it up. Abundant with fascinating hills and mountains which offer an exciting challenge for the adventure seeker in you, the climb will give you an adrenaline rush and as you reach the summit, don’t forget to capture the breath-taking views as memories of your conquest. Sitting in the Ambukuthi Mountain, the Edakkal Caves extend up to 96 feet in length and 22 feet in breadth. Get a feel of Wayanad’s famed history as you catch glimpses of its attractive carvings, etched beautifully in the walls of the caves. The caves are among the famous Wayanad points of interest. This wonderful sanctuary is very close to the Karnataka border. Catch a glimpse of exotic wildlife, relaxing around or just completing their parenting chores. And if you get lucky, you will spot animals like the spotted dear, elephant, bison, wild bear, cheetah or tiger, roaming about in their natural habitat. The Sentinel Rock Waterfalls, locally known as Soochipara, is a sight to behold. This 'needle rock' waterfall is the perfect setting for a brief dip to cool off. Open for visitors, it’s ideal for an outing on a sunny day in Wayanad.
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Club Mahindra Affiliate Resort in Wayanad Contact Details,
NH-212, Near Vythiri Town, Vythiri P.O Wayanad – 673 576,