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Amaravathi Dam

Amaravathinagar | Indira Gandhi Wildlife Sanctuary, Coimbatore 641101, India
+91 97894 92555
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Average scenery

It is situated in amaravathinagar, Pollachi. This dam is most suitable to visit during rainy season... read more

Reviewed September 15, 2017
PRIYAA1989
Dam and beautiful scenary. Crocodile farm is another attraction

Its a dam at Amaravathi river and its catchment area is really scenic. Not much activities to do at... read more

Reviewed February 25, 2017
latheesh s
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Amaravathinagar | Indira Gandhi Wildlife Sanctuary, Coimbatore 641101, India
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Reviewed September 15, 2017

It is situated in amaravathinagar, Pollachi. This dam is most suitable to visit during rainy season because the water level is less during summer. We can see crocodiles and variety of fishes here. It is the only scenery in pollachi which has crocodiles.

1  Thank PRIYAA1989
Reviewed February 25, 2017

Its a dam at Amaravathi river and its catchment area is really scenic. Not much activities to do at this place except see the beauty of nature. crocodile farm is another attraction.

Thank latheesh s
Reviewed February 23, 2017

Amaravathi dam is one of the major attraction in the city and is constructed for the purpose of irrigation and maintaining ecological balance of the region.Tourists throng to the site to witness crocodiles and fish species in the dam.Photographer enthusiast must visit this place.

Thank kmegha911
Reviewed May 27, 2016

Located near Pollachi, this is yat another dam which serves the basic function of a water reservoir than a tourist spot. This place is not suitable for vist during the dry season as there will be little water in the reservoir. Also during this time...More

1  Thank ganeshpkumar
Reviewed May 8, 2016

Amaravathi Dam is located near Pollachi and is very good place for a day visit or to plan for family picnic. Though there are not much of activities to do there but you can spend time resting and relaxing and chit chatting with among your...More

Thank AshokMela
Reviewed April 1, 2016 via mobile

Very close to my school SAINIK SCHOOL #MILITARY SCHOOL (Y) except a crocodile park there is nothing special and if you a trekker you can plan a trek to dhalinji in western ghats but be careful with as these hills are home to elephants and...More

Thank Ajith B
Reviewed December 13, 2015 via mobile

It's a better place to visit for those who haven't seen the crocodiles yet. Amaravati dam which is very close to it also gives a good scenery

1  Thank premkumar2530
Reviewed September 17, 2013

Please plan your trip only between September - Jan, since this is the time you can expect water flow to the dam otherwise be ready to visit a dry dam, But we went on Sept and it was quite good though not maintained, there is...More

6  Thank plansecuretrip
Reviewed May 1, 2013 via mobile

The dam situated udumalai to munnar road.no intresting in this place. One moment crocadile park inside the dam campus.no water in canals.no peoplw crowds.just one time visit is best.

6  Thank rayappan
Reviewed January 1, 2013

We visited this on the way back from Munnar. While going to Munnar, it is on the left before entering the picturesque Chinnar wild-life sanctuary. To me it appeared that the dam premises were not designed to receive visitors. There is no entry fee, no...More

2  Thank Giridharan S
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Jakka A
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Response from latheesh s | Reviewed this property |
Coimbatore->pollachi->udumalpett->amaravati dam (on the way to marayur or Munnar) Use your own vehicle is highly recommended as I am not sure about the bus/train connection availability. Another option is: You can take train... More
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