Wayanad, known for its pristine natural beauty is a popular holiday destination, especially for families. Situated in Kerala, it is nestled among the mountains of the Western Ghats, where the tourists throng to break away from the madness of urban life.
There is never a lack of things to do in Wayanad. From sightseeing to trekking and hiking to boating, there is something to catch everybody’s fancy.
One of the popular places to visit in Wayanad is Phantom Rock. Trekking here is a magnificent experience. It offers tourists a panoramic view of Wayanad, the beauty of which is difficult to express in words.
What to Expect at Phantom Rock?
This archaeological site in Wayanad is famous for its skull-shaped rock. The naturally-shaped rock is formed out of metamorphic rocks that locals call Cheengeri Mala or Thalappara. However, with the rock shaped like the Phantom, ‘Phantom Rock’ is now what it’s famously called.
Trek your way to the Phantom Rock for an unforgettable experience of Wayanad. Once at the top, you will be mesmerised by the view. You will not be able to get enough of the lush green view of Wayanad with tea plantations around.
At a height of 2,600 metres, you can only reach the point by trekking to it. You will do well to wear trekking shoes and carry a light backpack to make the most of the experience.
Club Mahindra reviews suggest that tourists must carry the following things while on the Phantom Rock Trek:
- First-aid kit
- Extra pair of clothes
The best time to visit this place is from October to May.
A Club Mahindra membership will help you with a properly organised holiday. Choose to stay at the Club Mahindra affiliate, the Vythiri Village Resort. Easily the best Wayanad resort, your stay here is bound to be comfortable and enjoyable.
The rooms are spacious fitted with modern amenities and one can enjoy the delicious local cuisine in the in-house restaurant of the Vythiri Village Resort.
A look at the Club Mahindra reviews will tell you how a family vacation here is one of the most rejuvenating ones you will be on.