Coffee Trail Resort have an array of activities aimed to provide unforgettable fun to experience and enjoy the vacation.
The Burma Bridge is a bridge that consists of a thick rope for walking upon, and two ropes to hold on to. The bridge stretches across a gorge. You are ready to cross when you have put on the harness and connected yourself to the safety rope. All that remains is a 40-metre suspended walk in fabulous surroundings.Travelling on a real Burma Bridge is a check to your power. So, you must be daring enough while travelling on a real Burma Bridge.An exciting activity for those willing to try something new.
If you are tough then you can also learn how commandos cross an obstacle by climbing across net. Climbing commando net is also quite adventurous. For decades, commando nets have been used for the purpose of training. It is a favorite outdoor activity in a variety of summer camps and preferred by both children and adults. Commando net is all about balance building and coordination. The right climbing can be learned if you know how weight is balanced. In many training places, it is used as strength training exercises.
Try your hand at one of the world's oldest sports and see how you match up to Robin Hood.For millennia, the most advanced weapon in this spectacular land was the bow and arrow.Our expert tutors will provide you with all the tuition you need to hit the target every time. We supply your bow and arrows and all safety equipment.If you enjoy target-orientated activities, archery is the ultimate sport for you.
Adventure task gives you thrill to cross a valley 30-35 meters along with the 10-15 meters height from the base. Used for mountaineering expeditions. You will be connected by a safety rope and have to wear other safety equipment so don't worry and have fun with thrill.Perfect as an introductory adventure, Swinging Valley Crossing also has a psychological application in boosting confidence and courage.
Riffle shooting is a very enjoyable activity. Do you have the necessary concentration, rock like steadiness and eagle eyesight to hit the targets? though you don't any of these qualities it is a real fun . Try it and enjoy the mistargeting, shivering of hands, kidding of family and friends and have fun.
Mountaineering in India allows you to enjoy the sport while you explore the mesmerising beauty of the region. The Indian culture and traditions have always fascinated tourists and drawn hordes to the country. Mountaineering expeditions in India are also preferred by tourists as they provide insight into the vibrant culture of the locals.
Wayanad is well known for trekking and adventure activities. The activities starts from visiting Banasura Sagar Dam, the largest dam in the country and the second largest in Asia, the archaic Edakkal Caves with ancient rock art,Chembara Peak,Kuruvadweep and more. Here is list of few places to visit that will
introduce the mesmeric beauty of the dense forests, hillocks,swaying paddies and unhindered beauty of Wayanad
It is the largest earthen dam in India and the second largest in Asia and an ideal starting point for hikes into the surrounding scenic mountains. It is an important tourist attraction. Banasura Sagar Dam is at the foot of the Banasura Hill. In the dam's reservoir there is a set of islands that were formed when the reservoir submerged the surrounding areas. The islands with the Banasura hills in the background provide a spectacular view. The dam is made up of massive stacks of stones and boulders.
Edakkal Caves are two natural caves at a remote location at Edakkal.These are not technically caves, but rather a cleft or rift approximately 96 feet by 22 feet, a 30-foot-deep fissure caused by a piece of rock splitting away from the main body. On one side of the cleft is a rock weighing several tons that covers the cleft to form the 'roof' of the cave. The carvings are of human and animal figures, tools used by humans and of symbols yet to be deciphered, suggesting the presence of a prehistoric settlement. The Stone Age carvings of Edakkal are rare and are the only known examples from south India.
Chembra Peak is the highest peak in Wayanad, at 2,050 m above sea level. Chembra is located near the town of Meppadi and is 8 km south of Kalpetta.A heart shaped lake which is called `Hridayathadakam' en route to the top of the peak is a major tourist attraction. The lake is believed to have never dried up. You can find the lake halfway to the peak, Permission from the forest office in Meppadi is required for trekking up to Chembra Peak. after getting to the lake need to trek through about a km or two of dense trees. A 5 km (3 mi) journey from Meppadi town through tea estates to Erumakkolli.
The Jain temple is located at Kidanganad, Sultan Bathery. Its one of the most important jain temple in Kerala,is believed to have been built during the 13th century. Its design is strongly influenced by the architectural style of the then reigning Vijayanagar Dynasty. The temple is a protected monument under the Archaeological Survey of India.Another unique feature is the rather checkered history of the temple which first served as a shrine, next as a centre of commercial trade and finally, as the ammunition store or battery of Tipu Sulthan's army. The town, Sulthan Bathery, derives its name from that use.
Kuruvadweep is a 950-acre protected river delta on the Kabini River in the Wayanad district, Kerala, India. Kuruvadweep is the only island surrounded with naturally purified water source in Kerala. This of dense and evergreen forest is uninhabited and hence a home to rare kinds of flora and fauna: uncommon species of birds, orchids and herbs namely. Its unique geographical characteristics make it a place where not only the leaves but also silence is evergreen being away from cities and thus it has become a place of attraction. Most recently, it has been identified as the most visited place in the district by tourists drawn from all over the globe. The island surrounded by streams and river can be accessed using rafts or fiber boats run by Kerala Tourism Department.
Soochipara Falls also known as Sentinel Rock Waterfalls, is a three-tiered waterfall in Vellarimala, Wayanad. This waterfall is locally referred to as Soochipara , the 15-20 minute drive from Meppadi to Sentinel Rock Waterfalls offers scenic views of some of the best tea estates in Wayanad.The Sentinel Rock Waterfalls is 200 metres and offers a cliff face that is ideal for rock climbing.The water from Soochipara Falls later joins Chulika River or popularly known as Chaliyar River. Once people reach the parking area, they have to pass through a security check at the entrance where they make sure you don't carry any plastic. It takes 10-15 minutes walk to the waterfalls and water flow is less during summer, which makes it easy to reach the rocks where waterfalls starts.
Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary is located in Wayanad, Kerala. It has an extent of 344.44 km with four ranges namely Sulthan Bathery, Muthanga, Kurichiat and Tholpetty. A variety of wild animals such as Indian bison, elephant, deer and tiger are found there. There are few unusual birds which are tend to be very common in this area. Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary is the second largest wildlife sanctuary in Kerala. It is bestowed with lush green forests and rich wildlife.This wildlife area houses some of the rare and endangered species of both flora and fauna. The sanctuary, established in 1973, is now an integral part of the Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve.
Pookode Lake is a scenic freshwater lake in Wayanad district, Kerala. Pookode is a natural fresh water lake nestling amid evergreen forests and mountain slopes at an altitude of 770 meters above sea level. It is 15 km away from Kalpetta. Panamaram, the rivulet which ultimately becomes Kabani River, originates from the Pookode lake. It is spread across an area of 8.5 hectares and with a maximum depth of 6.5 metres. Lying 3 km south of Vythiri town, the lake is one of the most popular tourist spots in Wayanad. Boating facilities, children's park, handicrafts and spices emporium and fresh water aquarium are among the tourist attractions here.
Thirunelli Temple is an ancient temple dedicated to Lord Maha Vishnu on the side of Brahmagiri hill in Kerala. The temple is at an altitude of about 900m in north Wayanad in a valley surrounded by mountains and beautiful forests. Thirunelli was once an important town and pilgrim center in the middle of an inaccessible jungle valley surrounded by mountains on four sides. The Matsya Purana, Skanda Purana, Narasimha Purana, Padma Purana, and many other Hindu scripts describes about this beautiful Vishnu temple. This temple is being built by Lord Brahma, located in the picturesque Sahya valley, deep in the middle of forest of unmatchable beauty, and in these texts, it is referred to as "Sahyamalaka Kshetra.
Papanasini is a holy mountain stream accessible around 1 km northwest of the Thirunelli temple premises. On your way to Papanasini from the temple, there is a small bridge and once you cross this bridge, you will reach a small Gundika temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. One dip from the cold Papanasini stream is, believed as to wash away all sins committed in a lifetime. The name papnasini means "washes away all sins". It is further believed that Papanasini is the confluence of the rivers Ganges and Saraswathy.