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Srisailam Dam, Srisailam
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Constructed across the Krishna River, Srisailam Dam is the second largest capacity hydroelectric station in India. The deep gorge in which it lies is 300 m (980 ft) above sea level, 512 m (1,680 ft) long, 145 m (476 ft) high and has a reservoir of 616 square kilometers (238 sq mi). The hydroelectric function of the dam provides power to an assortment of nearby towns. On its own, the dam is surrounded by seas of green, as hills roll away in every direction providing spectacular views. Plan your visit to Srisailam Dam and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Srisailam trip itinerary builder.
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  • It is a small Dam with 1 or 2 view points to click picture. there is a place near bank of river where you can do tent and picnic. But you have seen Dams in your life then dont bother to visit here 
  • The magnificient dam in located in the Nallamalla forest ranges ,across krishna river.It is enroute to srisailam temple.It is one of the largest hydro electric project. The borders of dam are Mahabubn...  more »
  • It was very good experience on Srisailam Dam we had so much of fun while standing on the dam when the water is flowing 
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  • Very nice place to visit. It is build on Krishna river in Kurnool District, Andhra Pradesh. There are many view points made to have a look of the dam and click photos. Its a big tourist attraction.
  • Although dam is very beautiful but in some areas near dam are very dirty. Overall it is a good place to visit and it will come in your way while going to srisailam
  • This is the 2nd largest hydroelectric plant in the country. Such a massive structure. Half part of the dam is in Telangana and other half in Andhra Pradesh. There are multiple spots where you can take breathtaking photos. If possible go during monsoon season as sometime if you're lucky you can see the gates being opened. That would be a sight you don't wanna miss. Also from Srisailam there is a boat ride in the reservoir do visit that too.
  • Srisailam dam is very nice project but small when compared to nagarjuna sagar dam
  • Nice dam at Srisailam. Good view. Dam at holy place.