School on Chundale Road, Meppadi
Soochippara Waterfalls, Meppadi, Wayanad, Kerala, India.
St. Joseph's Shrine, Mooppanad, Meppadi
Mariamman Temple Complex, Meppadi

Meppadi is the most scenic village of the Wayanad District of the Malabar region in Kerala state, India. It has excellent opportunities for hiking and mountaineering. The main attraction of Meppadi are the undulating tea estates.


Meppadi is an unspoilt and undiscovered tourist spot of Kerala. Not being a tourist trap, you can walk in the tea estates not being disturbed by touts and other visitors.

Get in

Meppadi is 12 km from Kalpetta town in the Wayanad District. It is 78 km (1.30 hr) from Kozhikode (Calicut), 106 km (2h.31m) from Ooty, and 281 km (5hr 25m) from Bangalore.

Get around



Scenic school near Soochippara waterfall, Chooralmala Road, Meppadi


Spices and souvenirs are available in the numerous shops of Meppadi town.

Parottas are eaten with chilli chicken here


There are four Indian restaurants in Meppadi town. They all serve Kerala-style food with meat and fish. Breakfast is dosa and porottas and at lunch time delicious vegetarian thali with fish is available. Chappathis and fried rice are offered for dinner.


There are no bars in Meppadi. You will get alcohol only in Kalpetta town. Alternatively, you can get intoxicated by drinking the spectacular scenes around you in a Wordsworthean style.


Lodges at Vaduvanchal

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