Vythiri Hill Station

Vythiri Hill Station, Kerala
Vythiri Hill Station

About Vythiri Hills:

Vythiri hills are situated at a distance of about 140 kilometers from Mysore, 6o kilometers from Calicut and 282 kilometers from Bangalore. It is one of the most famous hill stations in Kerala. The beauty of this hill station is awesome and there are no words to describe the beauty of Vythiri.

Vythiri hills are blessed with such an amazing natural beauty that people visiting this place fall in love with it. The hills are covered with dense forest every where and even flower garden. These hills are at a height of about 3000 feet above sea level. The scenic beauty of the slopes makes a person forget all his worries and take them in dream world.

Vythiri hills are well known for its fresh and comfortable atmosphere that is stretched over 150 square kilometer. The thrilling view of sunset and sunrise makes a person speech less. This makes the slopes shines and sparkling with golden shades of sun.

Vythiri hills are the perfect place for trekking, mountains climbing and river rafting. There are trainers who guide tourists for the safe ride. These hills are an ideal place for coffee, tea, pepper, cardamom and rubber plantation.

The most amazing and unique thing of this place that attracts thousands of tourists towards it is the tree houses. There are houses that are built on the trees about 90 meters above the ground.

This place is rich with fauna and flora because of the evergreen rain dense forest. The wildlife includes squirrel, nilgiri langur, deer's and elephants.

This place is also called as the bird's paradise as there are varieties of bird's coming every year from different parts of world in summer.

People also can spend time shopping as there is vast variety of handicraft, jewelry, cloths and wooden showpieces.


There are quiet few hotels and resorts available here which ranges from luxury to economic class. These hotels and resorts are well furnished and available with all the amenities that are essential for the tourists. Besides hotels and resorts there are tree houses and lodges that are in low budgets.

Getting there:

  • Airways:

    Nearest airport is the Calicut airport which is 85 kilometers away from Vythiri hills. There are taxis and buses available from airport to destination.

  • Railways:

    Nearest railway station is the Kozhikode station which is just 60 kilometers away from Vythiri hills. There are buses and taxis available from station to destination.

  • Road ways:

    There are state transport buses and luxury buses available from Vythiri hills to all the major cities of India.

Ideal time to visit:

Best time to visit is from October to March as during this time the weather is very pleasant and people can enjoy their holiday with their loved ones.