Mettur Dam - Things to Know Before Visiting
Mettur Dam, Tamil Nadu 636401, India
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About Mettur Dam
One of the largest dam in India across Cauvery, which was built in 1934. There is a park at the base of the dam. This dam provides irrigation and drinking water facilities for more than 12 districts of Tamilnadu
Attractions Near Mettur Dam
This hill is situated about 1643 meters above sea level. This wonderful place is a place of worship and a refuge for believers. It is full of hillock and greenery. Trekking place, viewpoint, etc.
Protected wildlife sanctuary in the western ghats named after the presiding deity "Male Mahadeswara" .Part of a contiguous tiger habitat
The ancient and sacred temple dedicated to Male Mahadeswara surrounded by beautiful hills with dense greenery
This is one of the 18 tamil siddha temple and is situated in the foot of Kanja malai. Several perennial wells, waterfalls and small reservoirs are present near to the temple.
This place is often referred to as "Niagra falls of India" . is known for bathing are and hide boat rides, projecting itself as a major tourist attraction.
This is a historical fort maintained by the Archaeological Survey of India. It was built in the 15th century by the Vijayanagar empire. This was an important military base for Tippu sultan.