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Attractions to explore near Pechiparai Dam

Pechiparai Dam
Pechiparai DamPechiparai Dam, Tamil Nadu 629101

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.

Nearby Attractions

Thirparappu WaterFalls
Thirparappu WaterFalls9.53 KMs away 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 Temple
Chitharal Rock Cut Temple16.14 KMs away 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 Falls
Bana Theertham water Falls19.18 KMs away 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.

Agasthyakoodam
Agasthyakoodam19.65 KMs away from Pechiparai Dam

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

Karaiyar Dam
Karaiyar Dam21.85 KMs away from Pechiparai Dam

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

Padmanabhapuram Palace
Padmanabhapuram Palace22.68 KMs away 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

Manimuthar Dam
Manimuthar Dam24.48 KMs away from Pechiparai Dam

The Manimuthar Dam is situated at the foothills of the scenic Podhigai Hills. It is built on the Thamirabarani River. The area features marvelous natural beauty. The spot where the waters, the mountains, and the sky meet offers a spectacular view.

Mundanthurai Tiger Reserve
Mundanthurai Tiger Reserve26.01 KMs away from Pechiparai Dam

Covering nearby 900 sq kms. This is a treasure trove for the wildlife enthusiasts and photographers.

Papanasam Dam
Papanasam Dam27.35 KMs away from Pechiparai Dam

The Papanasam dam is also known as the Karaiyar dam. The dam is used to irrigate Thirunelveli and Thoothukudi districts.

Peppara Wildlife Sanctuary
Peppara Wildlife Sanctuary27.42 KMs away from Pechiparai Dam

A dam-site with its beautiful tiny islands and a sanctuary with thick forest covers

Agasthiyar Falls
Agasthiyar Falls28.19 KMs away from Pechiparai Dam

Agastiyar falls is located near to the Papanasham in Thirunelveli district. The falls is located on the western ghats and to the Papanasam lower.

Sasthampara
Sasthampara30.48 KMs away from Pechiparai Dam

Offbeat hillock destination, trekking,city view etc.

Meenmutty Waterfalls- Thiruvananthapuram
Meenmutty Waterfalls- Thiruvananthapuram34.38 KMs away from Pechiparai Dam

The 30 meters tall waterfall accessed by a hike through dense tropical forest.

Kovalam Beach
Kovalam Beach38.33 KMs away from Pechiparai Dam

One of the most beautiful beach of Kerala, surrounded by shops, lighthouse and rocky capes.

Thiruvananthapuram Zoo
Thiruvananthapuram Zoo40.36 KMs away from Pechiparai Dam

One of the oldest zoo in India, home to a large number of wild animals.

Napier Museum
Napier Museum40.37 KMs away from Pechiparai Dam

An architecturally impressive museum building, housing many exhibits from 8th to 18th century.

Ponmudi Hill Station
Ponmudi Hill Station40.39 KMs away from Pechiparai Dam

The golden peaks of Ponmudi with its year-round cool climate and amazing scenery.

Connemara Market Palayam
Connemara Market Palayam40.73 KMs away from Pechiparai Dam

An old market that sells all household items- a backbone for the netizens and a colourful place for the visitors.

Kuthiramalika Palace
Kuthiramalika Palace41.10 KMs away from Pechiparai Dam

The former residence of Travancore King Swathi Thirunal Rama Varma. Known for its architecture and its museum storing unique exhibits

Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple41.31 KMs away from Pechiparai Dam

The ancient temple with its billions of dollars of wealth, impeccable architecture and legends.