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Mattupetty Dam, Munnar

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Have a picnic by Mattupetty Dam, nestled in the rolling green hills and tea plantations of Munnar. Relish the fresh air and picturesque natural scenery as you take a boat ride on the reservoir’s placid waters, and view the dam, a vital source of revenue for the region. Explore the surrounding grasslands and forests, crossed by many streams and housing a variety of bird species. If you're lucky, you might spot an elephant nearby, as the majestic beasts often visit the dam area for a drink. Arrange to visit Mattupetty Dam and other attractions in Munnar using our Munnar tour planner.
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  • Can spend around an hour nearby, but not on the dam. You would get good view from the eco point. Try it.  more »
  • We visited Mattupetty dam from Munnar in the forenoon. There was nothing spectacular. Just an average scenic beauty. Not much to share. One can avoid the place if short of time.  more »
  • Good place to visit in Munnar. Boating and other sightseeing also can be done. You can have local food also near by.  more »
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  • Very good place to spend time alone. Very beautiful place. Boating is available most of the time. Lake is beautiful. Winter is the best time to visit
  • Munnar is good for its landscapes. One of that is this. Very crowded with tourists. More than the dam, the boating is famous. Dam is not open in October second week. A very small dam. You see the big reservoir walking on the top of the dam. The dam is on the way to Top station and echo point. Because the tourists the traffic's halts very frequently.
  • We reached early morning. before opening the park. So there is no rush. it is nice place relax. boating experience in speed boat was thrilling. kids enjoyed it well. small restaurant and children's park also there.
  • Very nice location with cool weather, lot of tourists, horse rides, boating and few shops. One can get a picturesque view of the dam lake with beautiful mountains and clouds in the background.
  • Amazing view. You luck to watch elephant also. I found off road ride for my #HIMALYAN