To be a bit more specific , the ancient temple at Thirunelli is known for rites that is offered to the departed souls. Also for tourism, it's a birder's delight and trekker's paradise .
Hotels in Thirunelli:
Thirunelli Temple Guest House (Pancha Theertham).
See also: How to reach Thirunelli
There are two ways to do Wayanad sightseeing; first, craft your do-it-yourself type sightseeing plan and the second, go for a standard sightseeing package the local travel agencies offer.
This route will take you to the northern fringes of Wayanad via Mysore City and Nagarhole forest. The famed Kabini River Lodge, Serai, Kabini and Orange County, Kabini all are located on this route to Wayanad.
Kerala is often described as the God’s Own Country. Wayanad must be its capital!
How to reach Wayanad from Bangalore?
While Bekal is a seaside resort, Wayanad represents the wilderness.The weather difference between Bekal and Wayanad is palpable. Together they will make a wholesome Kerala experience, from is pristine beaches to the wilderness of the western ghats.
Bangalore -- 150km --> Mysore -- 45km --> Hunsur -- 20km --> Nagarhole entry gate -- 30km --> Nagarhole exit gate -- 4km --> Kutta -- 18km--> Kattikulam -- 10km --> Mananthavady
Kuruva island also called Kuruvadweep is a popular attraction in Wayanad.
This temple is related to the Thirunelly Temple in Wayanad.