Wayanad lies in the Nilgiris biosphere.It’s part of the 1600 km long Western Ghats, now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Wayanad district stands on the southern tip of the Deccan plateau and includes part of the Western Ghats. Quite a large area of the district is covered by forest but the continued and indiscriminate exploitation of the natural resources point towards an imminent]environmental crisis. It has a large amount of dry and moist deciduous forest. Wayanad is home to endangered species.The natural scenic beauty of Wayanad and its rich natural resources offer several opportunities for adventure tourism. The hills rocks and valley which make the very unique character of Wayanad provide a lot for catering to the ever increasing demand for adventure tourist.