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Idukki Dam, Idukki

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Visit Idukki Dam, one of the best engineered and highest arch dams in Asia. The dam, 169 m (554 ft) high and 366 m (1200 ft) wide, rises over the Periyar river. Take a walk over the dam and enjoy the wonderous view of the two mountains and the valley. You can take a 15 min boat ride in its waters as well. Make sure to come on weekends and holidays, since it is open only then. Cameras and phones are not allowed inside. Plan to visit Idukki Dam during your Idukki vacation using our convenient Idukki tour planner.
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  • You can't visit the dam, I tried hard & the guards asked me, not to take pics & also the gates were closed for public.  more »
  • Idukki dam take all credits of taking the fame of Idukki to the entire world out there. Its such a huge masterpiece which was done in collaboration with Canadian govt and its really tall and the site ...  more »
  • It was a wonderful experience which gives a splendid view of 3 dams. Visitors are not allowed to carry cameras or phones and will have to go to idukki town for capturing a full size pics of the dam  more »
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  • Great place to go out with family. More to walk so that you can do all the chit-chat with your family.
  • It's an awesome experience in idukki dam. Dam is situated between 2 hills, kuravan and kurathi hills each hills have a rocky caves also.it is one of the highest arch dams in Asia. Don't miss it :) private vehicles,mobile phones,cameras are not allowed inside the dam.
  • This is the world's second and Asia's first arch dam, constructed across the Kuravan and Kurathi hills. 550 ft. high and 650 ft. wide, the dam lies close to the Cheruthoni barrage. To its west is the Kulamavu Dam. Idukki Wildlife Sanctuary is located close by.
  • A very beautiful scene when u get down the stairs where u can leave your feet in the water. A must-visit place in Idukki.
  • Great view but sadly cameras are prohibited.The road over dam is wide enough so that you can easily have a great view.