Parambikulam Dam

Parambikulam Dam

The surroundings of Parambikulam has many dams or water reservoirs. Parambikulam Dam is the largest of them all. The source of water for this dam comes from Parambikulam River. The water from Parambikulam Dam is connected to the neighboring Thunakadavu Dam through a tunnel. Location On Map Where to stay? Forest guest house, Parambikulam Forest camps, Tree Houses, Parambikulam Distance Chart From Distance (in km) […]

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Mattupetty Dam

Mattupetty Dam

Mattupetty Dam is at an elevation of 1700m and is constructed to conserve water for the generation of electricity. The dam is located in the middle of Shola forests on one side, and tea plantations and grasslands on the other side. Due to the constant availability of water in the area due to this huge dam, the area is surrounded by various wild animals and […]

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Echo Point

Echo Point

Echo Point is another scenic location at about 15 km from Munnar. Echo Point has a natural lake with the backdrop green hills. Located at an altitude of 600 ft, what makes Echo Point more interesting is a natural phenomenon of the voice that gets echoed back to you. When you scream loudly here facing the hill/lake, you can hear an echo of your own […]

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Kundala Dam

Kundala Dam

Kudala Dam is located at about 20 km from Munnar and is at a height of 1700 m above sea level. The dam was constructed as part of a hydro-electric project, and preserves water which forms a beautiful Kundala Lake. It is an absolute delight to watch the dam, surrounded by water, in the backdrop of green hills formed by eucalyptus, pine trees and tea […]

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Gavi

Gavi

Gavi is a hidden jewel located deep inside Periyar National Park. It is an ideal place for all nature lovers who look for serene and soothing surroundings. A lake, a small waterfall, small trek inside the national park, bigger trek onto the neighboring hills, Gavi has everything that can keep you engaged. If not for the activities, you can sit and relax by just watching […]

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Banasura Sagar Dam

Banasura Sagar Dam

Banasura Sagar Dam is the largest earthen dam (dam make of massive rocks, stones, boulders and mud) in India. The dam is constructed across the River Karamanathodu (a tributary to River Kabini) to meet the irrigation and drinking needs of the surrounding areas. The location of the dam with a picturesque background makes Banasura Sagar Dam a visual treat. Banasura Sagar Dam is located at […]

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Karalad Lake

Karalad Lake

Karalad Lake is the second largest lake in Wayanad. The lake has calm waters spread across 7 acres and is surrounded by bamboo groves and thick evergreen trees. Boating is also available at Karalad lake, and it is great to spend some time boating in the quiet and peaceful location. Karalad Lake is not as famous as Pookode Lake, and hence, usually, this lake does not […]

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Kodaikanal

Kodaikanal

Kodaikanal is a hill station that is located at the Palani Hills at about 450 km from Bangalore, and 120 km from Madurai. This hill station is at an altitude of 2100m/6800ft, and is generally misty for most of the year. Kodaikanal is also famous for the beautiful Kurunji flowers that blossom once in 12 years! The last time these flowers were seen was at […]

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Kodai Lake

Kodai Lake

The lake derives its name as it is located at the heart of Kodaikanal. This star shaped lake is spread across 60 acres, and is surrounded by thick green Palani Hill Range. Kodai Lake is an artificial lake that is created by Sir Vere Henry Levinge using his own money, a former District Collector of Madurai, who moved to Kodaikanal after his retirement. The lake is […]

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Ooty

Ooty

Ooty is popularly called as the queen of hill stations. Ooty is short for Ootacamand, and is also called as Udagamandalam. Ooty is a picturesque hill station and has become quite commercialized in the recent years. You can see enough visitors on any weekend throughout the year. Getting to Ooty itself is an experience. You can reach Ooty either from Coimbatore or from Mysore. Each of […]

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