Situated 750 m above sea level, Ranipuram is famous for its trekking trails and varied vegetation - evergreen shola woods, monsoon forests and grasslands. This area was formerly known as Madathumala. The extensive forests of Madathumala merge with the forests of Karnataka. Ranipuram in its natural beauty is comparable to Ooty. Wild elephants can be seen wandering on the top of the mountains. Jeep services to Ranipuram are readily available from Panathady, which is linked to Kanhangad by frequent bus services. Accommodation: DTPC cottages.
85 km from Kasaragod town
Best Season : Summer & Winter.
Nearby Transport Terminals : Panathur and Kanjangad.
How to Reach:
8 kms from Panathur and 44 kms from Panathur to Kanjangad.