Thrissilery Shiva temple, is associated with the Thirunelli by tradition. This ancient temple is in Mananthavady, in the Wayanad district of Kerala.
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.
Kerala is often described as the God’s Own Country. Wayanad must be its capital!
Thirunelli in Wayanad is popular for two things : pilgrimage to Thirunelli Temple and base for trekking to Pakshipathalam.
Bangalore --> 150km --> Mysore -- 60km --> Gundlupet -- 40km --> Muthanga -- 14km --> Sulthan Battery
How to reach Wayanad from Bangalore?
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.
Bangalore -- 150km --> Mysore -- 45km --> Hunsur -- 20km --> Nagarhole entry gate -- 30km --> Nagarhole exit gate -- 4km --> Kutta -- 18km--> Kattikulam -- 10km --> Mananthavady
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.