We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Edakkal Caves

Wayanad District, Sultan Bathery, India
+91 98470 30110
Review Highlights
Must visit place

Go and appreciate the art work. Do not forget to take guide service. a must visit place. Old age... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Abhishek G
Indore, India
Trek to Edakkal Caves

Steep and difficult trek, but the view from the top and the caves are worth the effort! Go for the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rajagopalan V
Read all 324 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ticket counter” (21 reviews)
“steep climb” (16 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Wayanad District, Sultan Bathery, India
+91 98470 30110
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (324)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 312 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Go and appreciate the art work. Do not forget to take guide service. a must visit place. Old age person may face problem on stairs.

Thank Abhishek G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Steep and difficult trek, but the view from the top and the caves are worth the effort! Go for the place!

Thank Rajagopalan V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was not worth climbing, nothing much to see. Over crowded, and consisted, no place to sit, took 2 hours, 1km up and 1 km down. While walking Moneys come around and try to snatch food, on the way shopkeepers try sell you local items/spice/decor...More

Thank Karishma J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wayanad got it's unique flavour of travel destination and one among must see place is Edakkal caves. Lush greenery and pleasant walk can soothe any mind or body to relaxing mode but don't run, you ll feel exhausted. Cave got unique behaviour of structure, patterns...More

Thank Sukumar N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The trek up to the cave was a good one.. it was fun and it was getting tricky as it started to drizzle.. it was worth the effort..

Thank Abhi A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing time Bit of mini trek Great scenery Helpful guide in the caves Plenty of gift shops etc Splendid experience

Thank Vijoy S
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Its a long road to the top. Travelled with parents and they were tired by the time we went up the hill. Monkeys on your way will try to grab every piece of food. Scenery is really amazing from the top.

Thank Akshay B
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Very good hiking place for travelers and trekking lovers . Top view is amazing and very relaxed place .

Thank SamJose
Reviewed 26 October 2017

I liked this the most and a very unique attraction. more than 4000 years old cave.. with engravings and scripts. Very well maintained and guarded. Bit steep but not at all risky as stairs have rails around and other path way is also very well...More

Thank KamalKiMasti
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

It’s a great trekking experience. You don’t face the burnt of the sun due to the greenery and the breeze. The views of Wayanad and all the beautiful green make it worthwhile. It’s really tough on kids. Unless you have the really adventurous types be...More

Thank Kranthi T
Nearby Restaurants
Wilton Restaurant
440 reviews
3.77 km away
1980's A Nostalgic Restaurant
234 reviews
15.96 km away
The Coffee Grove Restaurant & Resorts - CG - Ala
147 reviews
23.54 km away
Sasthapuri Hotels
28 reviews
31.63 km away
Nearby Attractions
Chembra Peak
725 reviews
18.62 km away
Karalad Lake
61 reviews
27.72 km away
Banasura Sagar Dam
899 reviews
31.10 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Edakkal Caves staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines