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Attractions to explore near Agasthiyar Falls

Agasthiyar FallsKaraiyar Dam, Road, Papanasam, Tamil Nadu 627425, India

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

Nearby Attractions

Papanasam Dam1.00 KMs away from Agasthiyar Falls

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

Mundanthurai Tiger Reserve6.21 KMs away from Agasthiyar Falls

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

Manimuthar Dam7.85 KMs away from Agasthiyar Falls

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.

Karaiyar Dam8.26 KMs away from Agasthiyar Falls

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

Bana Theertham water Falls10.53 KMs away from Agasthiyar Falls

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

Agasthyakoodam16.20 KMs away from Agasthiyar Falls

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

Meenmutty Waterfalls- Thiruvananthapuram24.02 KMs away from Agasthiyar Falls

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

Peppara Wildlife Sanctuary26.45 KMs away from Agasthiyar Falls

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

Courtallam Main Falls27.17 KMs away from Agasthiyar Falls

The falls is located on the western ghats on the river Chittar and is considered as a medical spa on account of the medical smell in the waters.

Ponmudi Hill Station27.89 KMs away from Agasthiyar Falls

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

Pechiparai Dam28.19 KMs away from Agasthiyar Falls

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.

Palaruvi Waterfalls35.90 KMs away from Agasthiyar Falls

A 90 meters tall waterfall, surrounded by large boulders and plunging from a hill side creating pools below.

Thirparappu WaterFalls36.60 KMs away from Agasthiyar Falls

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.

Veerapandiya Kattabomman Statue40.61 KMs away from Agasthiyar Falls

This is the statue of the Historian, Freedom fighter Veeerapandya Kattabomman. He refused to accept the sovereignty of the British and waged a war against them.

Sasthampara40.98 KMs away from Agasthiyar Falls

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Offbeat hillock destination, trekking,city view etc.

Pathimoonnu Kannara Bridge41.88 KMs away from Agasthiyar Falls

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The 13 Kannara bridge or 13 Arch Bridge (Pathimoonu Kannara Bridge) is a 108-year-old bridge from the British era consisting of 13 arches. It is a major landmark on the Kollam-Sengottai railway line. The bridge connects two hillocks and stands on thirteen granite pillars each almost a hundred feet tall. The bridge is sandwiched by the Kollam-Thirumangalam National Highway on one side and the River Kazhuthurutti on the other. It is 102.72 meters (337.0 ft) long and 5.18 meters (17.0 ft) tall.

Thenmala Dam42.61 KMs away from Agasthiyar Falls

Thenmala Dam, located in Kollam district of Kerala is the second largest irrigation project in the state of Kerala. The water from the dam is used for irrigation and for power generation. It has the longest reservoir of the state.

Chitharal Rock Cut Temple43.54 KMs away from Agasthiyar Falls

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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.

Kudukkathupara46.61 KMs away from Agasthiyar Falls

Kudukkathupara is situated at a height of 850 meters above sea level. It consists of three large rocks out of which you can climb the first two rocks. The tops of the last rock, which is also the tallest is inaccessible. About four districts of Kerala and some parts of the neighbouring Tamil Nadu state can be viewed from the top of the second rock.

Thiruvananthapuram Zoo49.77 KMs away from Agasthiyar Falls

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