Mattupetty Dam, Munnar
Tucked away amidst the rolling hills of Munnar; around 13km from the heart of the hill station, Mattupetty Dam is one of the most striking tourist attractions in Kerala! A storage concrete gravity dam built for the production of hydroelectricity, this water reservoir is also among the largest in the entire country.
Nestled amidst lush and evergreen locales, Mattupetty Dam also serves an ideal home to a diverse range of flora and fauna. On a visit to this striking dam in Kerala, visitors can encounter exotic avifauna species; if luck favours, visitors can also spot the massive elephants meandering around this water reservoir. The rugged and exhilarating settings of the Mattupetty Dam also offers enthralling options like trekking, speed boating, motor boating, and several other adventurous activities around the dam.
- Nearest Airport: Cochin International Airport (108km)
- Nearest Railway Station: Angamaly (109km)
- Nearest Bus Stand: KSRTC Bus Stand, Munnar