Vaduvanchal is a small town in Wayanad district in Kerala situated in the Kozhikode - Ooty road. The town is part of the Muppainad Panchayat.

The region is full of plantations, primarily tea, coffee and rubber. The Meenmutty waterfalls is near to the town. There are several home stays and resorts in the region, due to its proximity to tourist destinations.