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A roadside tree that has a history 200 years old

A tree that is believed to have chained an evil spirit of a man, who had discovered that road, but... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Bengaluru, India
A Ghost Story.

The legend behind the Chain Tree near Vythiri reads more like a ghost story. It is said that a... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2019
Pune, India
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A tree that is believed to have chained an evil spirit of a man, who had discovered that road, but was killed by the British.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Syntni
Reviewed 9 January 2019

The legend behind the Chain Tree near Vythiri reads more like a ghost story. It is said that a tribal youth, Karinthanandan, guided a British engineer in making a road through Wayanad’s forests. The engineer, however, decided that he did not want to share the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank EkMusafir
Reviewed 26 November 2018

The Chain tree is right on the highway. Not very prominant to notice so drive carefully and you will spot a small roadside temple and a small board showing the Chain tree. More than the spot the history is interesting. The story can be found...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Lavanash
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

I strongly feel that this place is stupid.According to belief the ghost of a tribal man named karinthandan is locked inside the chains of this tree.U can visit this place if u believe in ghost stories

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Anjals12
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Nothing much to see. It is a tree with chains. Situated roadside very near to lakkidi view point.Can visit on the way.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank pavankumarraju
Reviewed 21 May 2018

A historical tree which has a chain entangled on its branches. An Indian was hanged there by the British and since then it is believed that the spirit of the innocent Indian villager lives there. The length of the chain is believed to be increasing...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Tanumita D
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Place is located on the right side of way to Lakkidi View Point. Follow the Google map, else you may miss it. Adjacent to the main road. Nothing special besides having a belief by the locals.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank sumantm29
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Just another usual tree with chain hanged because of some belief beside the road. Not a tourist destination at all.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Thilakraj S
Reviewed 26 March 2018

There is a story behind this chain tree and it was the locals in this place who described to us the story and it was quite interesting.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank PriyaB539
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Been there with my friends, it’s not a place just to hangout it’s more than that , the history of wayanad is sleeping there , hidden believes, and the beauty of nature, it’s in the middle of a tropical forest but easy to access through...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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11 September 2017|
Response from RamGanesan | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I have written a detailed review of this place. Do take a look. In a nutshell, the person who got murdered disturbed the people and traffic at this place and hence was chained in a tantric way at this place... More