Chethalayam waterfalls are seasonal and gaining the attention of visitors with their stupendous view and beauty in their surroundings. This waterfall is located at Sulthan Bathery. It is a wonderful picnic spot and has excellent trekking trails. You will find wide varieties of exotic flora and hear the burbles of the stream. It is also popular as a bird-watching spot.


Waterfall in Chethalayam is near to the Wildlife Sanctuary so it is necessary to take prior permission from Forest Department before the visit.

Things to notice

As this waterfall is seasonal it is usually seen in post-monsoon. It will be an enterprising opportunity for thrill seekers to have trekking here. You can dive into the scenic beauty of this place and make your mind escape from all worries.


Chethalayam Waterfalls is worth for trek up with its scenic slopes, picturesque beauty, and blue water. The Wild Life sanctuary near to waterfalls inhabited by the sloth bear, spotted deer, sambar, gaur, elephant and sloth bear, peacock, and amongst others.

Reaching there

It is the best place for a half-day relaxation with the goodness of water and nature. You get the option of enjoying both swimming and trekking here. About a 2.2 km walk is needed to reach these falls from the road. You can get an extraordinary experience of beauty and adventure here with the misty atmosphere if it is the best season.


Spending time in cool and pure water is an amazing feeling to experience. The magical beauty of nature and land covered with a green blanket makes your mind calm. It is an ideal place for trekking and disposal of your stress.

Final words

Chethalayam WaterFalls is comparatively smaller than Meenmutty and Soochipara Waterfalls in Wayanad. For sure you can enjoy almost here. Feel the vibe of mingling with nature. Have a blissful visit to Chethalayam Waterfalls.