Punchiri
Collective Participation in the ecosystem

Punchiri means Gentle Smile

Punchiri represents a bunch of people and activities.


It started as a small women self help group slowly expanding into various activities. From Bamboo craftsmanship to organic production, small steps are being taken in the right direction.


Bamboo Center - A center to love and learn Bamboo. Bamboo Center developed and managed by Bamboo Diaries, Mysore in collaboration with Punchiri has a Bamboo park, a workshop with tools for Bamboo craftsmanship, an Assembly hall for meetings and gatherings. The place is used to conduct Bamboo workshops and is also rented for other events.


Punchiri Farmstays - a community promoted tourism activity in Kurumbalakotta hill where individual houses and shared home stays are available for those 'seeking travellers'. To find more click here.


Punchiri Organic Produce - Hill produces like Coffee, Pepper, Ginger and value added products like Pickles and Chips are available for retail and wholesale buyers. Wayanad Coffee is renowned for its taste and aroma, which is prepared by the local community by mixing certain spices with freshly grounded Coffee. It's a must try for every visitor to Wayanad.


Nature Connect Events - Kurumbalakotta hilltop is an ideal place to connect with Nature and learn the laws of Nature. Corporate Training programs & Adventure camps are organized for Corporates and Kids with accommodation & food arrangements.


Sunrise in Kurumbalakotta