Weekend Trip to Kalpetta, Kerala
- Caves and Scenic Beauty
Summer 23 to 30°C
Winter 18 to 25°C
Distance / Traveling Time
From Bangalore: 283 kilometers / 5 h ,19 m
Best Time To Visit
Located in the Waynad district of Kerala, Kalpetta is a quaint town surrounded by thick coffee plantations and picturesque mountains. Besides being a nature lover, it is also a place where pilgrims come to pay homage at various temples. The temple is quite famous for the famous Sri Maha Vishnu Temple, the Gramman Devi Temple dedicated to Lord Ayappa and the Ayappa Swamy Temple. The prevalence of several Jain temples makes it a hotspot for pilgrims. The surrounding natural beauty is a great feature that beckons people to Kalpetta.
How to Reach Kalpetta
The nearest railway station is at Kozhikode and regular trains are available between Kozhikode and Madgaon, Pune, Goa, Chennai and Bangalore. Taxi cabs ply between railway station and Kozhikode.
The nearest airport is in Kozhikode. It is well-connected to Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai and Bangalore via regular local flights. You’ll have to take a taxi cab to reach Kalpetta from the international airport.
The Bangalore-Mysore Road connects Bangalore and Kalpetta. The journey via road from Bangalore to Kalpetta will take around 5 hours. Air-conditioned and non-air conditioned buses connect Kozhikode with towns such as Bangalore, Mangalore and Mysore.