Situated 55 kms from Kasargod, Ranipuram, the enchanting hill station stands at an altitude of 750 m above sea level. Ranipuram is famous for its trekking trails and varied vegetation, consisting of evergreen shola woods, monsoon forests and grasslands.

Formerly known as Madathumala, the forests of this region merge with those of Karnataka. Wild elephants can be seen roaming on top of the mountains.

How To Get There - RanipuramJeep services are available from Panathady, which is linked to Kanhangad by frequent buses. Places To Stay - RanipuramDTPC cottages are available for accommodation.

General Information - Ranipuram Location55 Kms From Kasargod, Kerala Altitude750 m Above Sea Level Formerly Known AsMadathumala