Pechiparai Dam in Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu, India - get details, & find more attractions to visit nearby

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Pechiparai Dam

Pechiparai Dam, Tamil Nadu 629101

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About Pechiparai Dam

An artificial water body, situated near the pechiparai village of Kanyakumari. Constructed between  1897 and 1906.   A European engineer was the one who worked behind this beautiful dam.



Attractions near Pechiparai Dam

Thirparappu WaterFalls9.53km from Pechiparai Dam

The kodyar river makes it descent at the Thirparappu and the waterfall. It is a magnificent waterfall which will rejuvenate the viewer's mind. We can take a bath from this waterfall by enjoying the natural beauty.

Chitharal Rock Cut Temple16.14km from Pechiparai Dam

Also, called as Chitharal Malai kovil is situated in the Thiruchanattu malai. There are two monuments and also there is a cave containing rock-cut sculptures of Tirthankaras and the attendant deities carved inside and outside dating back to 9th century AD.

Bana Theertham water Falls19.18km from Pechiparai Dam

It is located inside the picturesque location of the Karaiyar dam. This is a natural cascading falls located in the Kalakad Mundanthurai tiger reserve.

Agasthyakoodam19.65km from Pechiparai Dam

The most difficult trek in Kerala, taking you to the top of Agasthyakoodam through forests and valleys and waterfalls.

Karaiyar Dam21.85km from Pechiparai Dam

A beautiful picnic spot inside the Kalakkad mundanthurai reserve. Boating facilities are available here.

Padmanabhapuram Palace22.68km from Pechiparai Dam

The 16th century palace standing as a finest example of traditional Kerala Architecture and was once the residence of the erstwhile Travancore Royal Family

Where is Pechiparai Dam

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Kanyakumari10 attractions

Only the southernmost district in Tamil Nadu state facing the Arabian sea. Home for a lot of historic events, beaches, and amazing hill stations.