Monsoon Tourism

Experience the rain in Wayanad

Experience the rain, rejuvenate your body and feel the solitude in altitude

Wayanad has mainly two seasons Edavappathy, Thulavarsham. This is the time to undergo Ayurvedic therapies. As nature recoups with rain it is rejuvenate time for humans too. According to Ayurveda, monsoon is the best season for rejuvenation therapies. During the monsoon seasons the atmosphere remains dust free and cool, opening the pores of the body to the maximum, making it most respective to herbal oils and therapies. Waayanad is already very beautiful that become more beautiful after the heavy pouring rains. The heavy monsoon rains increase the beauty-quotient of this place and make it look even greener. Situated at an altitude between 700 and 2000 metres above sea level on the Western Ghats, Wayanad’s undulating terrain becomes a perfect get-away spot during the rains.A large number of tourists, both national as well as international, especially visit this place only to enjoy the rains. If you are also quite fond of the rains and want to soak-in the real pleasure of the rains in this mesmerizing hill town. Generous rains in Wayanad make it an exotic monsoon tourism destination. The relentless rains in Wayanad have been attracting young tourists.

Efforts

Splash, managed by the Wayanad Tourism Organisation, is a 3-day ‘monsoon tourism carnival’, which takes every year. The focus of this festival is to promote Wayanad in the form a prime monsoon tourism destination in India rather visiting this hill town can be memorable in all the seasons.

Activities:

During the carnival, locals as well as tourists can partake in a number of outdoor activities such as river-crossing, mud football, trekking, walking through the coffee, tea and spice plantations, rafting, mud tug-of-war, and ‘off roading’ vehicle rally along with several other competitions including fencing and archery. A large number of teams participate in these competitions, which are enjoyed by a number of spectators. Along with the natural beauty, its exotic wildlife as well as its proximity to a number of popular destinations of South India, makes Wayanad one of the most attractive place during the monsoon rains. This is the time to apt destination for those who seek off road trekking adventures journeys etc. This is the time opt to come here exclusively to enjoy the rains.