The Pookode Lake, located 3KM south of Vythiri town, is the most frequented tourist spot in the entire Wayanad district of Kerala. The lake is the most important tourist destination in Wayanad, Pookode Lake is a natural fresh water lake nestled amidst evergreen forests and wooded slopes. Surrounded by lush greenery all around, this idyllic lake, with its breathtaking scenic beauty and peaceful ambience, mesmerizes every visitor on tour to Pookode Lake. The pathway around the lake is lined by thick bushes and tall trees which further add to the overall charm. One of the main tributaries of the Kabani River – the Panamaram rivulet originates from Pookode Lake and then tumbles down into Panamaram valley. 

Lakkidi in which Pookode Lake is situated is called the Chirapunjee of Kerala

Activities & Attractions

Bird Watching & Nature Walks



Quick facts

Total Land Area: 13 Acres
Distance from: Sulthan Bathery – 37 KM,
Kalpetta – 13 KM
Best time to visit: All year
Entry Time: 9AM to 5PM