LAKKIDI VIEW POINT
Lakkidi View point - The Sleep Ghat section from Wayanad to Kozhikode.
Lakkidi is one of the highest locations in Wayanad. It is situated 700 m above mean sea level, atop Thamarassery ghat pass. Vythiri is the nearest town, just 5 km from Lakkidi.
The lofty mountain peaks, the gurgling stream, luxuriant vegetation and the bird's eye view of the deep valley on the south, with its winding roads, are breathtaking.
Lakkidi is the gateway of Wayanad district of Kerala state. While moving from Adivaram (Downhill) to Lakkidi through steep mountains and a serpentine Ghat pass, one sees visuals that go beyond the normal picturesque sights that most of the area is famous for.
The lush greenery of the hills, gorges and the streams seen on both sides of the passage up the hill are unforgettable. Tourists often stop by Lakkidi View Point, the vantage point wherefrom one sees a panoramic view of the valley.Lakkidi is one of the highest locations in Wayanad. It is at an elevation of 700 meters above sea level. As the name suggests, it is a great place to watch sun rise & sun set & on a clear sunny day, the view is mesmerizing.
Lakkidi, the gateway to Wayanad, is located at the heart of Thamarassery ghat.