Banasura Dam Wayanad

Banasura Dam Wayanad, Trekking hours and Entry fees

Banasura Hill is of 2073 mt in height and is part of the western ghats. This place is can be reached from Kuttiady to  Mananthavady highway.

It takes 3 hours to reach the hill top by walk.  The view room from there is spectacular. Special Permission required for trekking from the North Wayanad Forest Divison office at Mananthavady.Banasura Dam which is the largest earth dam in India is located at the foot of the hills. Naturally formed islands in the dam attract tourists and provide a spectacular view. There is another entry available for trekking from this Dam.

Banasura Dam Wayanad

Best time to Visit: Oct, Nov, Dec and Jan months.

Interesting points at Banasura Dam

  1. Speed boating
  2. Horse riding
  3. Dangle and trekking

Banasura Dam Visiting Hours: 8:30 am – 5:30 pm

Banasura Trekking

Entry Hours: 8:00 am – 10:00

Entry Fees:

Adult No. of Persons Allowed for Ticket Cost
Ault 1 to 10 3 hours Rs.750
Adult 1 to 10 5 hours Rs.1200
Foreigners 1 to 5 3 hours Rs.1500
Foreigners 1 to 5 5 hours Rs.2400

Places near Banasura Dam Wayanad

  1. Meenmutty Falls
  2. Pazhassi Raja  Tomb
  3. Gandhi Park Mananthavady
  4. Kuruva Island

How to reach Banasura Dam Wayanad?

By Air

  1. The nearest airport is at Calicut which is 96 km away.

By Train

  1. The nearest station is at Calicut which is 85 km away.

By  Road

  1. This place is located close to Kuttiady and is reachable from Calicut. The direct is available from Calicut to Wayanad.

For more details, please call on 80780 51965

Reference Link: Trekking Places