Zostel Zostel Homes Wayanad (Karapuzha)
A close-knit holiday immersed in nature awaits you at this petite Zostel Home, located in the lush green milieus of Wayanad’s Karapuzha lake. Blending flavours of both traditional and modern architecture, this homestay offers a laidback experience for travellers and digital nomads. Here, vast balconies invite in serenity, a blooming garden helps you unwind to your heart’s content, and a gorgeous view of the lake and hills keeps you company at all times. The common areas on the two floors host you and your loved ones with happening playtime, while evenings bring with them social bonfires with some mandatory stargazing. Meals are available to order from a compact menu, procured from a local joint nearby.
On this refreshing getaway, activities such as hiking, exploring the many lakes and waterfalls of Wayanad, and basking in the wilderness make the outdoors exciting. And for those of you who love watching nature unfold, the town blesses you with blissful sunrises and sunsets, starry skies, and at a few places, encounters with wild animals and fireflies.
Things to do:
- Outings: Edakkal Caves, Wayanad Museum and Karapuzha Dam are three wonderful places to check out within 8 km from Zostel Home Wayanad (Karapuzha). For a tryst with serenity, also visit Pookode Lake, Banasura Sagar Dam, and the local tea estates.
- Hikes: Explore the wilderness of the tea estate town with day hikes that cut through jungles, estate meadows, and hills alike. The hikes to Chembra Peak, Sentinel Rock (Suchipara waterfall), and Banasura hill are mighty rewarding, thanks to the unending green vistas of Wayanad. Other hikes to look forward to are a day trek to Brahmagiri and the Kalladi forest hike.
- Camping: Situated in the winding rainforest of Wayanadu, Thollayiram Kandi is a popular spot for hikes, camping, and adventure activities. Make a day trip to the glass bridge and adventure park.
- Explore Local: The district of Wayanad surprises seekers with the most stunning hidden waterfalls and streams, untouched viewpoints, and blissful sunsets. Take a walk or drive down to different villages to explore the rural life and verdant landscapes on the go.
House No MP/3/624-B, Eazhamchira, Thrikaipeta P.O., Meppadi, Wayanad District, Kerala (673593)