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Papanasam Dam - 4 Things to Know Before Visiting

Papanasam Dam, Ambasamudram - Papanasam - Upper Dam Rd, Papanasam R.F., Tamil Nadu 627551, India


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About Papanasam Dam

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

Attractions Near Papanasam Dam

Agasthiyar Falls
Agasthiyar Falls1km from Papanasam 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.

Mundanthurai Tiger Reserve
Mundanthurai Tiger Reserve5.38km from Papanasam Dam

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

Karaiyar Dam
Karaiyar Dam7.26km from Papanasam Dam

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

Manimuthar Dam
Manimuthar Dam7.85km from Papanasam 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.

Bana Theertham water Falls
Bana Theertham water Falls9.54km from Papanasam 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.

Agasthyakoodam15.21km from Papanasam Dam

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

Where is Papanasam Dam

Discover More Attractions in Tirunelveli, Where Papanasam Dam Is Located

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The district having lots of wildlife reserve areas, dams, temples.