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Kanthanpara waterfalls, Wayanad

Kanthanpara Waterfalls Wayanad

Kanthanpara waterfall is one of the beautiful and upcoming waterfalls in Wayanad. At Kanthanpara falls, water cascades down from a height of 30 meters in two steps.

Kanthanpara waterfall is unique in its own way. Unlike the Meenmutty and Soochipara waterfall, Kanthanpara waterfall is having one specialty. You can actually enjoy the beauty of the waterfall from the top as well as bottom of the falls.

Except in monsoon season, travelers can take bath and enjoy splashing in the pool. It’s a safe waterfall for families and children. You can even take elders to this place since the difficulty is comparatively less in comparison with Meenmutty and Soochipara waterfalls.

Entrance to the waterfalls

Now we have the entry tickets for visiting the waterfall and I have included the ticket rates as of July 2017.

Adults 40 INR
Children 20 INR
Camera 100 INR
Camera 250 INR

Now the tourism department have introduced required security measures to ensure the safety of the travelers. New Handrails have been setup to make sure the safety of the visitors which is one the recent changes happened at Kanthanpara Waterfalls.

Handrails at Kanthanpara waterfalls

Kanthanpara waterfall is 22kms from Kalpetta and 9 kms from Meppadi town. You need to travel through almost 2kms from the mainroad to reach the waterfall and that strech of the road is little poor.

Road to kanthanpara waterfalls

Even though the road condition is pathetic, you can take your four wheeler there and space is available for the parking.

This scenic and quaint waterfall is a must visit place for every tourist on a trip to Wayanad.

Getting there

Nearest railway station: Nearest railway station is Kozhikode, about 73 km from Kalpetta
Nearest airport: Nearest airport is Calicut International Airport, about 86 km

For details contact:
DTPC, Wayanad: Ph : +91 4936 202134

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