The best hill station in Kerala : Chembra Peak

If you are someone who loves an adventure tour and travel or always try to find natural beauty, then Chembra Peak is the best option for you. It situated in Kerala, a state of southwestern India. Among all the famous tourist places in Kerala, the Chembra peak is one of them.

Kerala is known for Mountains, hills, lakes, dams, climate, waterfalls, rivers, etc. As per Hindu mythology, Lord Parasurama created Kerala. For this, it is known most popular tourist places in Kerala state is called “God’s place.” Tourists come here to enjoy the beauty of nature—this peak surrounded by verdancy. If you are someone who loves to trekking, then this place allows you to enjoy the trekking with the view.

In the Wayanad Hill Range “Chembra Peak” is the highest summit. The height of the mountain is 2000 meters above sea level. The main attraction of this place is the “heart-shaped lake.” If you are a newly married couple and searching for Best honeymoon places, then Chembra Peak is one of the Best hill stations in Kerala. In front of the heart-shaped lake with a nature witness, you express your love to your honey to start a new journey.


How To Reach:

By Road: If you are coming from Bangalore or Kozhikode, then get out of Kalpetta. After that take a taxi or bus and reach Forrest Office. It is the base of the trek.

By Rail: Chembra peak’s nearest rail station is Kozhikode. The peak base camp is 79 km from the station. By cabs or state buses, you can go to your destination. 

By Plane: The nearest airport is Karipur International airport. From here, the Chembra peak is 92 km. Click Here To Book Cheap Flight Ticket

Best Time To Visit:

Trekking is one of the main attractions of the peak. So, if you want to enjoy trekking, then between March and September is to the right time for this. After the end of the monsoon, the climate will be cloudy and cold. In monsoon, please don’t go for trekking because raining the path will slippery, and the weather also not support us. For your safety, don’t trek in the monsoon time.



About Chembra Peak Trek:

It is one of the best treks in Kerala. When you start for trekking, after 1 km, you can see water tower, continue another 2 km, you reach the heart-shaped lake. Here you can spend some quality time and feel the nature with fresh air. If you want to keep your trekking for another 1 km, then finally, you arrive at Chembra Peak. For climbing each side it’s length is near about 4.3 km and take the time almost 4 hours in each path.

For the trekking, firstly, you need permission from the forest officer. After getting approval, they give you a pass that allows entering the forest area. Before planning to visit Kerala, follow Kerala travel blog that helps you to know which place is best for a visit.

Near Chembra Peak things to do:

Are you want to make your travel memorable in Chembra Peak? Then whenever you come here must visit these places- Asdani Adventures, Thusharagiri Waterfalls, Socchippara falls, Lakkidi viewpoint, Ciceronis travel, Pookot lake. Also, visit Kanthanpara waterfall, heart-shaped Lake, Wayanad Tea Museum, Pazhassi Raja Tomb, Puliyarmala Jain temple, Wayanad Heritage Museum, Karalad lake, etc.


Hotels for Staying near Chembra Peak:

LakeRose Wayanad Resort:  This resort situated near Karapuzha Dam, Vazhavatta, Kalpetta, Wayanad Kerala, 673122, India.Starting price of Rs/- 11,000 for one night. Free breakfast available here. In the room, they provide a king-size bed with a beautiful lake view. Air conditioning also available.

With all this free Wi-Fi, Swimming Pool, Free parking, outdoor sports like Golf, Bonfire (On Request), and indoor games like- Board Games, Carrom Board, Dart, Football, Table tennis, etc. Also spa(paid), facial treatments, hair treatment, massage or steam and sauna (paid) available in this hotel. It is a little bit expensive, but you can get many services. So it is a value for money.

Silent Creek Resort: The address of this beautiful resort is- Unnamed Road, Pookode, Wayanad, India, 673576. If you chose Deluxe Double room per night staying in this resort at Rs/-8500. In this resort, you get one king-size bed, balcony/terrace, bathroom. They provide free breakfast for two people. Without a credit card, you can book it. If you have two kids under six years, then stay free here. No money is paying for the child.

Mountain View room, the price is Rs/-11,500 per night. For below six years, kids staying here is free. Breakfast for 2people free. The booking process is the same without a credit card you can book it. In the room, they provide one double bed, balcony/terrace, shower, but here smoking not allowed. For villa, you need to pay Rs/- 17,200 for one night. It is costly. All things are almost the same, but in this villa, you get a great private pool.

Green Gates Hotel: Staying here for one night, you need to pay Rs/- 2,497 and services you get- only free WI-FI. If you pay Rs/- 3172, then you get- free breakfast for two people, free WI-FI.  The room size of this resort is 19/205. In this room, they provide one double bed, balcony, shower, and bathtub. 

Deluxe Double Room- pay Rs/- 4163 for one-night-stand and get one double bed, balcony/terrace, shower and bathtub, free breakfast for two-person and free WI-FI. Another option, you pay Rs/-4956, including dinner for one night-stand.

Edakkal Hermitage Resort: This beautiful resort located in Ambalavayal, Wayanad. Pay Rs/-1789 for one nightstand. 2kids under 11years stay here without paying any money. Free cancellation also available here. In this room, you see one king-size bed, shower, and a fantastic mountain view. But smoking is not allowed.

About Visa:

Indian Government tourist visa is issued. For a visa, you can apply online. But if you apply it, then you cannot extend. Before applying for a visa, please plan your trip.

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