Vavul Mala, is the highest peak in the Vellarimala Hill Range, Kozhikode District, Kerala. At an altitude of 2339m, it is the tallest of the Western Ghats to the north of Nilgiri Hills. Vellari - with its unique geographical position, gorgeous waterfalls, thick forests shrouded in mist and unique flora - is fast becoming a popular holiday destination. Nature is at her best in these forests and there are a variety of flowering plants. All tree trunks and branches are festooned with epiphytes. In the wettest places, wild Balsams, Sonerilas, Osbeckias, Lasisiphons, and Rare Orchids Appear in a riot of colours - varying shades of red, pink, white and yellow.