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Chembra Peak

Kalpetta, India
+91 88949 17116
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Awesome experience!

It is a beautiful mountain.. hiking was the most awesome part. I would recommend you to hire a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Anand D
Matthews, North Carolina, United States
via mobile
wonderful view

Chembra Peak is the highest peak in Wayanad, at 2,100 m (6,890 ft) above sea level. Chembra is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bengaluru, India
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Kalpetta, India
+91 88949 17116

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is a beautiful mountain.. hiking was the most awesome part. I would recommend you to hire a local cab who will also help you to get tickets for hiking :)

Thank Anand D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Chembra Peak is the highest peak in Wayanad, at 2,100 m (6,890 ft) above sea level. Chembra is located near the town of Meppadi and is 8 km (5 mi) south of Kalpetta. Permission from the forest office in Meppadi is required for trekking up...More

2  Thank Titas1990
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Trekking counter crowded and badly managed. We reached at 7 and huge to witness a huge crowd gathering at the ticket counter. Some folks came at 4:30 it seems... Agents and insiders have better access to limited of 200 ticket. Folks started climbing on each...More

1  Thank lalit s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent - Do try for early morning trekking. Guides are very helpful and friendly Last 2KM drive to trekking point from Meppadi is broken Moderate difficulty trek , Should be fit

Thank ssathish2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Trekking and mountain climbing are popular activities here.The distinct tourism promotion council (DTPC) offers sleeping bags,canvas,log huts,guide and trekking equipment.Prior permission is required from the Forest Range officer at Meppadi for trekking at Chembra Peak.

Thank Singh56
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It will take about 2.5hr to climb for an average person and 3hr if you take breaks.. view from top is superb and there are few green hills around on the way to top which makes it enjoyable trek.. the heart shaped lake on top...More

Thank kst9221 .
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Chembra peak is open for trek post monsoon but it is closed if it rains in the morning. Unfortunately we could not go for it because of rains (Sep 1st week). We were advised to wear comfortable shoes and carry salt because it has many...More

1  Thank itspriyanka
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

It is one of the best mountain ever I seen before and the best place in wayanad. You must reach there before 8.00 'o' clock because there have a limit of visitors. They allowed only 20 groups per a day each carry ten members. The...More

2  Thank rafnasmp
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Chembra was one of our best experiences in Wayanad. A lot of reviews mention this but I'll repeat some basics. They allow entry only for first 200 people so be there as soon as you can. It opens at 7:00 AM. Another thing is that...More

6  Thank Pooja P
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

This is a narrow terrain suitable for SUV cars with good driving skills the sceneries are beautiful and very less crowded so you can enjoy peace here place opens until 4pm

2  Thank arun4in1
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Vijay K
2 October 2017|
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Response from Pooja P | Reviewed this property |
No camping isn't allowed! They are very strict about the timings. Apparently a lot of wildlife starts to move around once it is late
24 September 2017|
Response from DKDEEPAKBABU | Reviewed this property |
Since 29-30 long weekend ,you will find many people over there for grouping try to reach earlier.
Nature M
14 September 2017|
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Response from Nature M |
For travelling by jeap it is cheap ? any suggestion bro

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