Mattupetty Dam, Munnar, Kerala, India
This dam is situated 13 km from Munnar. The Mattupetty Dam and lake are one of the best tourist attraction in Kerala, Munnar. Enjoy an amazing experience of boating and also see the elephants roaming nearby. Built in the mountains of the Kerala, this dam is a storage concrete dam. Here hydroelectricity is generated with the water. When you are here, you can also explore the tea garden, Kundala Dam Lake, Photo Point, Kolukkumalai Tea Estate, and Rose Garden. This Dam is situated at the height of 1700 m, and one of the best visiting place for nature lovers. Lake and Matupetty Dam is one of the famous attractions and picnic spot.It offers many beautiful sights, besides the lush green tea plantations, and the rolling grasslands. Here, Shola forests around Mattupetty Damare ideal for trekking and you can see a variety of birds. Good things about Mattupetty Dam- Here, District Tourism Promotional Council organized the boating tour and if you are lucky you can see the elephants on your visit. Its silent water which reflects the tea gardens in the mountains around it. Getting There Nearest Railway Station: Angamaly, via Aluva Munnar Road around 109 km from Munnar Airport Near Munnar: Cochin International Airport, 108 km from Munnar.