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Edakkal Caves

Edakkal, Kalpetta, India
+91 98470 30110
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“stone age” (41 reviews)
“rock carvings” (15 reviews)
“steep climb” (50 reviews)
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Edakkal, Kalpetta, India
+91 98470 30110

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Reviewed 6 days ago

We went on the Onam weekend and the place was packed. The cave is not a cave per se, but a cleft that was created because of a rock that got separated from the main part. It is historically very significant because of the rock...More

Thank itspriyanka
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One and half kilometer walking one side,historical place. Friendly staffs plastic free place.nice to visit

Thank ajnasr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place has immense historical value but so badly maintained. We also went during Onam which happens to be local festival in Kerala so there were just too many tourists. I must clarify, that once you reach the base, you have to walk a steep...More

1  Thank Pooja P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We travelled on 3rd Sep2017(for 1.5 hours ) by taxi, about 43 kms from Silverwoods resort, Wayanadu to Edakkal caves bottom entrance. After buying entrance ticket, Walked about one km small width road with steep gradient, to reach steps.Walking is inconvenient due to steep gradient...More

Thank rainbowBangalore
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The crowd becomes uncontrollable when it is crowded while you climbing the steep stairs and rock path... lots of monkeys around so need to be very careful about your eatables in your hand avoid carrying eatables in hand. When you reach the top you will...More

Thank venkatprabhu74
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can visit this place if you have time. Its just an ordinary tourist spot , if you have time go for it , there are a lot of better places in Wayanad to visit though.

Thank akshchugh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely easy walk, interesting caves and history. Best to go in the morning before the crowds arrive.

Thank macpeanuts
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Edakkal caves are of historical and archaeological significance and this cave is located around 1200 mtrs from sea level .when u enter the caves , at one point u might feel cold breezeee.. Point to note : 1.Elderly people n small children must avoid this...More

Thank abhimanasu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Over rated place. disappointing after climb so high, there will be a small cave with full of crowd. Not worth to spend more time there. Due to crowd we could not able to enjoy the scenic view after climb so high. But do not forget...More

1  Thank anandmegha
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

not suitable for old age peoples and kids. its a uphill climb...go on weekdays otherwise there will be very crowd

Thank Gs Ajay M
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9 August 2017|
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Response from GES_TRIPS | Reviewed this property |
There is no jeep ride. Can hire auto from Kolgappara or Ambalavayal.But ask auto to wait since its difficult to find return. 1.5 km trek from the parking and takes 30 to 45 minutes one way. if your group have Aged or... More
Mutturaj H
12 July 2016|
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Response from Praveen D | Reviewed this property |
You can find enough buses from sulthan bathery bus station. You can see the bus route boards in the name of Vaduvanchal, Ambalavayal. You may take tickets to Ambalavayal ( Nearly Rs.10) and hire an autorikshaw(Tuk tuk) to... More
Rishikesh J
6 June 2016|
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Response from TravelRaptor | Reviewed this property |
It should be open during monsoons but not a recommended time to visit.