Edakkal Caves

Hill Station
June 17, 2019
Edakkal Caves
Rahul Ramdas \[CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)]

Edakkal Caves is situated in the Wayanad district of Kerala in the Western Ghats. Edakkal literally means in between stones. As the name suggests, it is a group of caves in between stones.

It is famous for the stone age carvings inside the caves that are believed to be by the Neolithic men. These carvings show the presence of prehistoric civilization in this area.


  • Hiking

Visiting Time

  • 9:30 am to 4:30 pm

Entry Fee

  • 20 Rs per person for Indians
  • 40 Rs per person for Foreign Tourists
  • Still Camera : 25 Rs, Video camera : 100 Rs

Edakkal Caves Location

How To Reach Edakkal Caves

Kozhikode International Airport
112 km away
Kozhikode Railway Station
101 km away
5.6 km away

Nearest Landmark

Wayanad, Kerala, India
26.2 km away
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