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Vaigai Dam

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Periyakulam | Theni District, Madurai, India
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This dam built for collecting water for agriculture purpose. Situated near the ni madura... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
Sabeera A
via mobile
Dam and garden

This dam is located in theni dt, 15kms away from theni. It's a big dam. Two sides of dam having... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2017
Madurai, India
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  • Average25%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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Periyakulam | Theni District, Madurai, India
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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

This dam built for collecting water for agriculture purpose. Situated near the ni madura highway.the dam was almost empty.and climate was little hot. We climbed the top of the dam and walk till the power House entrance through top. Enjoyed the garden park and mini...More

Thank Sabeera A
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

This dam is located in theni dt, 15kms away from theni. It's a big dam. Two sides of dam having garden. Nice place to come along with kids, families. It takes nearly 2 hours to see the full dam. Kids loved it. There is a...More

Thank Samueljebaraj24
Reviewed 20 August 2017

A man-made dam running for more than 2kms to store the water derived from the catchmnet area adjoining the Palani and Kodaikanal hills. There is a canal from Mullai peryar river also to store the surplus water from that river originating in Idudlki district of...More

Thank Mohan2013
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Vaigai Dam is very attractive and famous sight seeing place in madurai situated near Periyakulam | Theni District, Madurai, India.must see.

1  Thank yogindery
Reviewed 25 December 2016

Before plan make sure the dam is having water, if not wait for the next chance. It won't be full of water all the calendar days. There is a park near to the dam. Good visit for all age group.

Thank grajesh
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

This place used to be very good place for entertainment now it's very untidy n 0 maintenance. Too much litter all over and lots of insects. Very difficult in the evenings because too much mosquito and other insects.

Thank Suraj R
Reviewed 13 October 2016

It is a very nice place to visit vaigai dam with my family members last year in the evening hours.Wonderful location and site seeing spot with fresh air touches us.We enjoied lot at that time.

Thank tyagarajin
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Awesome view of Water on the back drop of mountain hills.There are two beautiful parks in north and south sides of dam which is a nice attraction for kids.

1  Thank Sundar M
Reviewed 29 September 2016

The Vaigai Dam is built across the Vaigai River near Andipatti, in the Theni district of Tamil Nadu, southern India. It provides water for irrigation for the Madurai district and the Dindigul district as well as drinking water to Madurai and Andipatti.Near the dam, the...More

Thank philgrac
Reviewed 16 September 2016

The dam is good to visit during July to January. The park is enjoyable for kids and you can relax forgetting all your tensions. Plan to visit in evening for better enjoyment.

Thank sreevno1
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