Chembra Peak in Wayanad, will be a perfect stop for you if you are the one who love spending time with scaling the nature. Chembra is the highest peak in Wayanad(2100 m). Known as the most popular trek trail in Wayanad, Chembra peak adjoins Nilgiri hills in Tamil Nadu and Other prominent hills like Vellarimala of Kozhikode.
The Chembra peak trek
Trek Begins from tea gardens (We will take you there). You will cover the start of trail with plain walk through tree estates for 15 minutes. Then you reach a checkpoint beyond where no one is allowed to take plastic bottles, paper, food etc. In case if you want to take something with you, You will have to deposit some money in advance per plastic bottle. Charges are around 100/ bottle. You can reimburse the deposit after recounting the bottles at the check point.
It will take around two to three hours to reach the top point of Chembra peak. On the way to this peak, you can spot a heart shaped lake surrounded by pure nature, which is said to have never dried up. You will get amazed with the enthralling beauty of the nature here. There are numerous peak nearby Chambra peak and those will definitely compel you to carry on with the trek. But nowadays the trek is limited to surroundings of heart shaped lake and a view point there to protect wildlife and nature there.
After spending some time at the endpoint absorbing the nature there, slowly start descending. You will see the beauty unfolds in another angle different from what we’ve seen while ascending.
Trek to magnificent Chembra peak – Wayanad