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Malampuzha Garden and Dam, Palakkad

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Visit Malampuzha Garden and Dam and enjoy picturesque views of the surrounding hills of the Western Ghats. The dam serves as Kerala's largest reservoir, standing 115 m (33 ft) tall and 2,069 m (6,788 ft) long. Head to the Japanese section of the adjacent garden to admire the landscaping, and then look for the statue of Yakshi (a protagonist from a novel), carved from a single large rock. Rent a paddleboat or motorboat, and immerse yourself in tranquil surroundings as you slowly make your way across the water. Alternatively, head to the vantage point and take in panoramic vistas of the surroundings. Put Malampuzha Garden and Dam at the forefront of your travel plans using our Palakkad trip itinerary planner.
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  • The garden is maintained very well and with a lot of care. This place requires at least 3 hours to fully enjoy the garden and the dam. After visiting the several gardens we took. The Dam and its surro...  more »
  • This is very good park with play area for kids. It is very neatly maintained and like little brindavan gardens. Worth to visit 
  • Malampuzha as always host the visitors with it greenery and beauty. Nice to spend time with family there. 
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  • Best to visit on or immediate after rainy season to see the beauty of Malampuzha Gardens and Fountains. On other occasions it may seem as dry land... Best time to be at the top of DAM is at 6.15PM to see the light shows... Before that finish all roaming at garden and be ready at DAM. Best one day trip place for family, school trips and other groups
  • Its one of the best tourist spots in palakkad. 7km away from palakkad junction. Garden, Dam, rope way and boating are the major attraction. All type of age group people can enjoy this place.
  • Nice place to hangout in Palakkad. Don’t miss these things when you visit there. Suspension bridge, "The Yakshi" Statue, Rope way ride. Other attractions - Aquarium, Snake park, Rock garden. Fantasy Park.
  • A good place for team outing or a family outing. Plastics are prohibited inside the Gardens. Rope car facility inside the gardens to take a look from the top. Dam inside the garden are allowed for visitors. Parks for children. Ice cream parlor, water facility, swimming pool, lockers are available inside the gardens. Good maintenance and security.
  • Good place to spend good time over a week end... the park is awesome and there is an aquarium to visit... There is a safari available which takes you to the top of Dam and far beyond... this would be very awesome you would a complete view about the dam and water catchment areas.... so nice....