The land of rolling hills, forests, lakes, rivers and folklore is made for tourism. Quaint Wayanad is determined to tap this immense potential, to find a place in premium itineraries.
The Tourism Department is preparing an array of projects, estimated at Rs.17 crore, to cement the district’s place on the tourism map.
Among the works for the current financial year are the first phase of the Karapuzha tourism project; the “En Ooru” (My hamlet) project at Lakkidi; construction of the Mananthavady town square and the second phase of the Sulthan Bathery town square; development of the Karalad Lake as an adventure tourism spot; renovation of the Pookode Lake; the Kabani Theeram project and the Manichira and the Kambamala projects; and renovation of the Edakkal caves.
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