A green region with River Narassi running through the area, Kenichira, is a small village in Kerala’s Wayanad district. The Irulam-Kenichira Road and Panamaram-Nadavayal-Beenachi Road converge at this village. Some of the nearby cities include Gundlupet, Kalpetta, Mavoor and Gudalur. You can book your accommodation in one of the many resorts that dot this area.
Places to Stay
Kenichira provides many comfortable budget hotels, resorts and homestays for travellers. A few of these hotels are Karakkatt Holiday Home (Tariff – Rs.612), Green Palace Residency (Tariff – Rs.648) and Isaac’s Hotel Regency (Tariff – Rs.866).
The official language spoken in Kenichira is Malayalam.
The important festivals celebrated in Kenichira are Maha Shivratri in February, Vishu in April and Onam in September.
Places of Interest
There are many sightseeing destinations around this area. These include Padiri Reserve Forest (15 km), Pulpally (12 km), Banasura Sagar Dam (30 km), Karapuzha Reservoir (29 km) and Sultan Bathery (18 km) away from Kenichira.
How to Get There
Calicut International Airport is the nearest airport, located 113 km away from Kenichira.
There is no railway station in Kenichira. The nearest railway station is the Nilambur Railway Station, which is located 96 km away from this village.
The village of Kenichira is well connected by buses plying from neighbouring cities and states. Private bus operators run Volvo A/C buses to Kenichira for the safety of the customers. Using bus ticket booking coupons to book your tickets will help you get discounts for your journey.