Wayanad is well known for trekking and adventure activities. The activities start 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, Soochipara Falls, Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary, Papanasini and more. This places to visit in Wayanad will introduce the mesmeric beauty of the dense forests, hillocks, swaying paddies and unhindered beauty of Wayanad.
Pookode Lake is a scenic natural freshwater lake in Wayanad district, Kerala. Pookode is a fresh water lake nestling amidst evergreen forests and mountain slopes at an altitude of 770 meters above sea level and is 15 km away from Kalpetta. It is a perfect destination that every nature-tourist long to visit.
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.
Pookode lake is a perfect place for one to unwind as there are boating facilities arranged on which you can pedal through the placid waters. Other facilities arranged here are children's park, handicrafts, spices emporium and fresh water aquarium making it more famous amidst the other attractions in the area. There is a pathway constructed around the lake through which the visitors can take a stroll enjoying the serenity of the lake and the somnolent hills on its brim. Enjoy a visit to this nearby attraction while you stay at our hotel in Wayanad.