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Idukki Dam

Between Kuravanmala and Kurathimala Mountains | Near Idukki Wildlife Sanctuary, Idukki, India
+91 96000 17031
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Built so well

We could see the dam on the highway itself while driving. even from far, the build looks so big and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
shiva p
One of the Biggest arch dams in Asia

When you walk over the dam or the subsequent tunnel, you never feel that you are on one of the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
royalenfieldian
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Bengaluru, India
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Between Kuravanmala and Kurathimala Mountains | Near Idukki Wildlife Sanctuary, Idukki, India
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We could see the dam on the highway itself while driving. even from far, the build looks so big and good. Might be worth the visit there properly.

Thank shiva p
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When you walk over the dam or the subsequent tunnel, you never feel that you are on one of the biggest arch dams in the entire asian continent. The only thing which annoyed me is the strict rule to not allow any camera or mobile...More

Thank royalenfieldian
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Reviewed 15 January 2018

It's an excellent engineering feat and a great experience. Excellent views of the lake. It's a combination of two arch dams between three hills, I think. Our experience started with a bad taste. Site was supposed to open at 9 AM, but it was delayed...More

Thank Shalet V
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Reviewed 31 December 2017

The down side is cameras are not allowed on the Dam. They call it Hydel tourism but do not allow you to take photos. The views from the dam are great so not able to have photos is a real disappointment. Worth a visit.

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Reviewed 28 December 2017

Electronics items are not allowed over here. That is the big disappointment. Limited parking slots were available.

Thank DeepakMadhyastha
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Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

We can enjoy good view of Asia's biggest arch dam. Also have mind-blowing boating through Idukki dam.

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Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

Very difficult to get the chance for visiting idukki dam .it very highly restricted area by the govt. But they allowed vicitors during particular holidaysas the part of hydel tourism. Cameras and mobiles not allowed. Collet the entry from cheruthoni dam entrance with Rs.25 per...More

Thank Sabeera A
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Reviewed 23 December 2017

The biggest arch dams in India Walking along dam is a good wonderful experience Sometimes you can spot the animals on the side of the forest

Thank vinodponnappan
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Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Dont miss Idukki Dam and area. Make the detour from Thekadi to Munnar or from Kochi. Very interesting and oawsom

Thank Eli L
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Reviewed 21 November 2017

One of the top destinations in Kerala for the last few decades.When am a kid, a trip from school was always to visit idukki dam. What a memorable days!! You can watch the Rooms in the Dam and another attraction is Vyshali Guha (Vyshali Cave)...More

Thank sanu m
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Murukesh B
28 December 2017|
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Response from Anand N | Reviewed this property |
it is about 22 km from kattapana via Thodupuzha - Puliyanmala route.
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Dhanesh M
24 December 2017|
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Response from Mutheeswaran | Reviewed this property |
Yes now some local holiday is going on so now its open
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krishnaprabu
28 October 2017|
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