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Idukki Dam, Idukki

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Used to produce electricity, Idukki Dam was built with the help of Canadian government. One of Asia's highest arch dams, the structure is a major feat of engineering, constructed across a river in a tight gorge between two hills. Make Idukki Dam a part of your Idukki vacation plans using our Idukki route planner .
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  • 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 disappointmen...  more »
  • Electronics items are not allowed over here. That is the big disappointment. Limited parking slots were available.  more »
  • We can enjoy good view of Asia's biggest arch dam. Also have mind-blowing boating through Idukki dam.  more »
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  • Astounding architecture. Mersmerising landscape view. Supplies water for hydro electric project in Moolamattam. Great tourist location. Suitable for family. Children may be tired while walking to dam site. Speed boat rides are quite interesting in this artificial lake. Accommodation available in the nearest town Cheruthoni. People spend 1 to 2 hours.
  • A must place to visit. Let all kids see the dam and also see the power house, pipes where the water flows to the power house etc. Its a nice atmosphere where you will get fresh air. See the beautiful "Kuravan and Kurathi Hills"
  • A magnificent construction..mind blowing...one among the wonders in India..arch dam constructed between two hills .kuravan mala and kurathi mala..the place shown by kolumban.. great piece of engineering..one should visit this place when visiting idukki..mobiles and other electronic gadgets allowed inside .. entry fee rs 20/_ about 2.5 Kms to walk to reach here... anyhow nice place..
  • It will be a very good experience for all to see the majestic Idukki dam. This is one of the biggest double curvature arch dam in Asia. A must see place.
  • Photography is not allowed and you are not allowed to take your mobile/camera in there. Hill View Park is the place from where you can see the dam and click pics or you need to go the back side of dam to have a look at that massive structure. From the entry point you need to walk 2.5 kms to see the dam.

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