Forest Resort Wayanad

A complete travel guide for your next trip to Wayanad


Wayanad is a place in Kerala, cuddled between the Western Ghats Mountains that offer complete tranquillity and attractiveness. The scenic view of Wayanad is mesmerizing with crowned hills, dense forests, green estates, stunning waterfalls, serene lakes, wildlife sanctuaries, historical monuments and native tribes. The place is the combination of wilderness, culture, and history with enthralling beauty overloaded. All these magnetism attracts more and more visitors every year.

Places to visit in Wayanad

Wayanad which is positioned on the south of Deccan Plateau is outstandingly a scenic place. It consists of Asia’s second largest earth dam, the Banasura Sagar dam. It entails with scenic lakes like Pookode Lake, Karalad Lake, striking waterfalls like Soochipara, Meenmutty, Kanthanpara and Chethalayam waterfalls. It also has historical important places like Edakkal caves, ancient Jain temples and Thirunnelli temple which is situated in a picturesque location. Kuruva island is a must see place in Wayanad with the riverine ecosystem. Wayanad is enclosed with wildlife sanctuaries like Muthanga and Tholpetty with lush green forests and rich wildlife. For adventure seekers Chembra Peak, Pakshipathalam are the must visit places.


Wayanad is an impeccable place for nature and adventure lovers. The place has spellbinding tales of the historic times and civilizations. Wildlife sanctuaries with exotic wildlife attract the wildlife. Sightseeing and plantation tour to vanilla, cardamom, coffee, tea, pepper estates are also a good choice. Wayanad offers a varied number of activities to indulge in – from trekking, camping, kayaking, fishing, bird watching, rock climbing, boating, and swimming. Trekking to Chembra peak or Pakshipathalam and camping there will also be unforgettable experiences.

Best time to visit Wayanad

The climate of Wayanad is cool and pleasant throughout the year. October to February is the best time to visit Wayanad to enjoy the extra chilliness. It is the pleasant climate and attractions that entice thousands of visitors every year to Wayanad.

jungle stay in wayanad

Places to stay at Wayanad

You can find so many resorts to suit every budget and price ranges from home stay to cottage, tree house stay of top star hotels/resorts with plentiful facilities. If you are looking for a place to stay where you can enjoy the nature and its wilderness to its fullest, Lanternstay – the jungle resort in Wayanad is a good shot. It is the place where you can relax or engage in activities provided by the resort from nature walks, explorations, guided plantation tours, bird watching to trekking and swimming in the stream running through the property. It is truly an adventure resort for those who love the great outdoors and are looking for some excitement and adventurous activities.

How to reach

By air: The nearest airport is Karipur International Airport at Kozhikode, is about 75 km from Kalpetta and 100 km from Wayanad.

By Train: The nearest railway station is Kozhikode, which is nearly 100 km away.

By Road: Wayanad is accessible from Calicut, Kannur, Mysore, Bangalore and Ooty. KSRTC run buses are available from Thiruvananthapuram, Mangalore, and Kochi to Wayanad. Private deluxe buses also ply from Bengaluru, Chennai, and Thiruvananthapuram up to Kozhikode.

Lanternstay Resort

Plan your weekend getaway with family to one of the beautiful Resort in Wayanad!

Lanternstay offers  the perfect getaway to all those who are seeking to escape into the serenity of nature. The resort has been designed to provide the surrounding natural and spectacular views in luxurious comfort. For all nature lovers and adventure seekers Lanternstay is the perfect resort in Wayanad located in a scenic location in the dense forest. Since the resort is set up amidst of different plantations the aromas of spices, let you revitalised and calms down your stressed mind.

The accommodation at the resort includes 4 categories such as Suites, Tree house, Wooden cottage, Villas enhancing the natural beauty of the forest and assure you of an environment, high on natural elements. Stay at lanternstay would perfectly match your criteria of choosing living spaces with the combination of simplicity and quality and assure you to provide all coziness in Wilderness. You will have an excellent opportunity to witness the unbound greenery with misty hills and the view of the stream which charges you from inside.

At the resort you will be engaged with various thrilling and adventure activities like guided trekking, bird watching, plantation tour, indoor games, campfire and lots more. Visit to tribal areas or guided photography tour can also be arranged on demand. Lanternstay has three sided open wooden deck restaurant serving appetising veg/non-veg dishes, authentic Kerala cuisines specially cooked in earthen vessels and barbeque on request. The resort offers the perfect ambiance, facilities and services managed by professionally trained staff along with personalized services. Whether it is a honeymoon or anniversary or weekend getaway with family or friends, Lanternstay is the ideal place to be with fun, luxury and different exciting activities that will take you to a whole new world. An impeccable place to get mingled with nature and re-join with family, friends and loved ones in the comfort and privacy retreat. This is the best jungle resort in Wayanad where you can experience a camping experience with campfire, play games, share stories and have fun and dining on a barbeque dinner with loved ones gazing at the stars.

Enjoy the eternal vibes of Wayanad