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Attractions to explore nearby Vaigai Dam

Vaigai DamGuest House Rd, Melmangalam, Tamil Nadu 625562, India

A dam built across the Vaigai river. It provides water for irrigation to the Madhurai district and Dindigul district.

Nearby Attractions

Kumbakkarai Falls15.50 KMs away from Vaigai Dam

Kumbakkarai falls is the lesser- known falls in the foothills of Kodaikanal. This falls has two stages. . The travellers come here and take bath in the falls. The water flows throughout the year; but in rainy seasons the flow will be very heavy. Bathing is possible.

Pillar Rocks Viewpoint22.08 KMs away from Vaigai Dam

Pillar Rocks are three vertical granite boulders, standing shoulder to shoulder amidst untouched packets of dense rainforests.

Coakers Walk - Kodaikanal22.25 KMs away from Vaigai Dam

Coakers Walk is a beautiful man-made one-kilometre-long walking plaza built on the mountains in the mesmerizing city of Kodaikanal

Kodaikanal Pine Forest22.34 KMs away from Vaigai Dam

A great place for some nature walking and photography. This is a popular tourist spot in Kodaikanal and has an option for horse riding. The pine trees were planted in 1906 in order to grow timber.

Guna Caves22.35 KMs away from Vaigai Dam

Guna Cave is wonderful tourist spot in Kodaikanal on Moir Point road. The cave is formed between two large Pillar Rocks. It is one of the best tourist places to visit in kodaikanal. This large, dark and ancient cave is also called as Devil's Kitchen.

Kodaikanal Lake23.06 KMs away from Vaigai Dam

A manmade lake located in the Kodaikanal city. boating, natural beauty, horse ride, shopping etc.

Fairy Falls23.19 KMs away from Vaigai Dam

Situated in the beautiful South-Indian station of Kodaikanal, the enchanting Fairy Falls is the source of the Pambar River which joins into the Vaigai River later on.

Bear Shola Falls24.00 KMs away from Vaigai Dam

Bear Shola Falls is a popular tourist spot in the region of Kodaikanal. This cascade is a seasonal attraction that comes to life in its fullest during the monsoons when the water flows down from the hilltop making its way through the verdant greenery of the region.

Berijam Lake25.70 KMs away from Vaigai Dam

Berijam Lake is a reservoir near Kodaikanal. It is at the old site of Fort Hamilton in the upper Palani hills. This is part of a watershed development project. Trekkers can get permission to stay overnight. There is a forest rest house with limited accommodations which serves as an overnight base camp for Forestry Department staff, researchers, and trekkers.

Poombarai30.08 KMs away from Vaigai Dam

A picturesque village in Kodaikanal, located around 6300 m above sea level. This place is famous for garlic and here is a small temple 'Kuzhanthai velappar temple'.

Kurangani-Top Station Trail37.70 KMs away from Vaigai Dam

Kurangani hill station lies close to Bodinayakanur in Theni district of Tamil Nadu. This lesser known gem of a place amid the vastly explored Western Ghats also holds a precipitous ledge at the height point of 8782 ft.

Top Station Munnar38.52 KMs away from Vaigai Dam

Stay above the clouds, admire the beauty of the hills and the majestic sun emerging from the clouds in the morning.

Kolukku Malai Top40.31 KMs away from Vaigai Dam

The best place to view the sunrise, the beauty of tea plantations, clouds locked in valleys.

Chinna Suruli42.40 KMs away from Vaigai Dam

The Suruli Falls is also known as Cloudland Falls and Megamalai Falls. It falls from a height of around 150 ft. The ideal time to visit this place is between the months of June and October

Meesapulimala42.57 KMs away from Vaigai Dam

Hike through cloud cladded peaks and rhododendron valleys, experience the most beautiful sights of the Western Ghat Mountains.

Arulmigu Dhandayuthapani Swamy Temple43.50 KMs away from Vaigai Dam

Palani is one of the important pilgrim place for Hindus. Palani Murugan (Kartikeya) temple is very famous among Hindu religion. This temple is situated in the top of a large hills. there is ropeway now to climb the hills, otherwise we should climb around 1000 steps to get there.

Ramakkalmedu view point46.19 KMs away from Vaigai Dam

Hillstation and a Hamlet. Noted for its panoramic beauty and numerous windmills and a historical site with a monument of Kuravan and Kurathi

Sirumalai Reserved Forests47.21 KMs away from Vaigai Dam

Sirumalai is a reserved region of 6000 acres. Many high hills, nature, waterfalls, trekking area ,wildlife ,etc.

Kutladampatti Falls47.66 KMs away from Vaigai Dam

This is a 27-meter long waterfall located inside a reserve forest of Kutladampatti, where one can spend an inexpensive time and rejuvenate the mind and enjoy the beauty of nature.

Kanthalloor Waterfalls47.94 KMs away from Vaigai Dam

20 meters high waterfall set in the wilderness overlooking view towards open valleys. You can shower underneath the falls if you are willing to fight the coldness of the waters.