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Attractions to explore near Sathanur Dam

Sathanur DamSathanur Dam, Tamil Nadu 606706, India

Sathanur Dam is formed by Sathanur Reservoir, one of the major dams in Tamil Nadu. It is constructed across the Thenpennai River also called as Pennaiyar River in Thandarampet taluk among Chennakesava Hills.

Nearby Attractions

Arunachala Hill22.13 KMs away from Sathanur Dam

Mountain, Spiritual way, Trekking, viewpoint, nature etc.

Virupaksha Cave22.50 KMs away from Sathanur Dam

Virupaksha Cave located in Thiruvannamalai was the abode of the saint Virupaksha Deva in the 14th century. It is believed that saint Virupaksha spent most of his life in this cave.

Arulmigu Arunachaleswarar Temple23.11 KMs away from Sathanur Dam

This is one of the renowned temples of Tamilnadu with its architecture and history. This temple is located in the foothiills of Arunachaleswar hills.

Parvathamalai Top28.57 KMs away from Sathanur Dam

A hilltop location, viewpoint . There is a temple dedicated to Shiva and this place is vested with a lot of spiritual power.

Theerthamalai31.14 KMs away from Sathanur Dam

Theerthamalai is an important sacred place in the Dharmapuri district of Tamilnadu. The name Theerthamalai means the hill with holy water. There is a temple locatd in the top of the hillock named Theerthagiriswarar.

Jamunamarathur43.57 KMs away from Sathanur Dam

This is an extension of the western ghats and contains a large variety of flora and fauna and is famous for blueish- gray granites.

Yelagiri Hills45.39 KMs away from Sathanur Dam

Yelagiri is a cluster of 14 hamlets lies between four mountains spread over an area of 30 sq km having an altitude of 3500 ft. The tribal people who live here are engaged in agriculture, horticulture, forestry, etc. Orchards rose gardens and green valleys, surround these hills.

Jalagamparai-Waterfalls45.41 KMs away from Sathanur Dam

Located at a 1000 meter above sea level. The cool hill station of Yelagiri is situated in the district of Vellore. Trekking area, natural beauty, offroad.

Ulagalantha Perumal Temple46.08 KMs away from Sathanur Dam

A Hindu temple dedicated to Vishnu constructed in the Dravidian style architecture. Historically important place having so many beautiful structures and a serene surrounding.

Kalvarayan Hill57.37 KMs away from Sathanur Dam

This is a major hill range situated in the eastern ghats.

Gingee Fort58.77 KMs away from Sathanur Dam

The Maratha king Shivaji ranked this fort as the "most impregnable fortress in India" and it was called 'the troy of the East'.

Rajagiri Fort59.19 KMs away from Sathanur Dam

A fort built in 1200 AD. It is made up of saffron and BlackRock. Currently, the fort includes a Magazine, gymnasium, palace site, audience hall, stable, clocktower, granary, treasury, etc.

Amirthi Zoological Park62.36 KMs away from Sathanur Dam

Opened in 1967 and is about 25 hectares of area. Half of this jungle is cleared to serve as a tourist spot while the other half is served as a wildlife sanctuary.

Sri Puram Golden Temple77.97 KMs away from Sathanur Dam

The golden temple sits inside a spiritual park or ‘Spiritual Oasis’, and a star path leads the visitors towards it. The main feature of the temple has to be that it is covered in real gold foil and it is regarded as the biggest and the only temple to do that.

Krishnagiri Fort78.90 KMs away from Sathanur Dam

This fort is perched on a hillock which can be accessed by a flight of stairs, it was built in the 16th century by Krishnaddevaraya. This fort has an important role in the history of Tamilnadu.

Shevaroy Temple81.97 KMs away from Sathanur Dam

A magnificent temple surrounded by the scintillating views and bountiful greenery.

Karadiyoor View Point83.28 KMs away from Sathanur Dam

Karadiyur is a hamlet in the vicinity of Yercaud and its surrounding regions are adorned by gorgeous forests, lakes, valleys, and gardens. This is the best viewpoint in Salem.

Anna Park84.37 KMs away from Sathanur Dam

This is a place to rejuvenate your mind. There are so many things to see, to study and all.

Kiliyur Falls84.78 KMs away from Sathanur Dam

This falls is formed by the overflowing waters of Yarcaud lake. The view of the falls is breathtaking, especially in monsoon season. This is a seasonal falls and the best time to visit this place is immediately after the monsoons.

Vellore Fort84.80 KMs away from Sathanur Dam

This is a 16th-century fort in the city of Vellore. this fort was once the headquarters of the Aravidu dynasty.