The Phantom Rock is a famous and beautiful skull shaped rock structure located in Wayanad, which is a major attraction to tourists and visitors. This is an exquisite piece of natural art, and is a unique spot of beauty. The local name of the phantom rock is Thalappara, and is located on Cheengeri Mala, which is accessible at a distance of 26km from Kalpetta. The rock is located at an elevation of 2600 m above the sea level and is surrounded greenish valley. This is a favorite destination for trekkers and backpackers, and also for nature lovers who like to have a retreat into the nature.