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Address: Periyakulam | Theni District, Madurai, India

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Peaceful break from the city

The Dam is just a 20 minute drive from Theni town area. The area has been converted into a well managed park area with lawns for people to relax in. One can choose to climb up the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2016
richasarma
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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

The Dam is just a 20 minute drive from Theni town area. The area has been converted into a well managed park area with lawns for people to relax in. One can choose to climb up the stairs to the top of the dam and get a great view of the lake which has a beautiful backdrop of hills behind... More 

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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

I went there on June , 2016. Nothing special. But when you get on top of dam, u can get a good view from there. The view of river and places. The view is good. That is only thing u r going to get. There r steps from bottom to top , u can climb to reach on the top.... More 

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Thank garlinv
Chennai (Madras), India
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80 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016

The Vaigai Dam is an average place to relax and enjoy for locals. Not much value for tourists. If you visit in summer, you will not see water.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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115 reviews
69 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

Childre may love to see this dam with waterin it.the garde developed around the dam is bit entertaining.otherwise nothing great compared to othe dams in Karnataka and so on.

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Thank sethuramasamyk
Jaffna, Sri Lanka
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58 reviews
52 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

Visited 2 times but both were not during the perfect period to watch a dam. Of course, one time it was only sand we could see, I hope it was in April 2014. Even Cavery also looked similar to her.

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Thank Natraj S
Chennai (Madras), India
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38 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2016

Nice place to have and spend a day with your family during holidays. Lots of local people move there.

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Thank 695fun
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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159 reviews
70 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2016 via mobile

Nice and beautiful attraction in the city. Nice location and beautiful view. So many people are coming to have fun there.

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Thank Aqdas203
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016 via mobile

It's a good place to spend time with your friends and family. If you are come with children's, they enjoy lots. This place is so peaceful for couples and have a great time with your loved ones.

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Thank Prabanand s
Madurai, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2016

This vaigai dam is situated very close to madurai ...about an hour drive and beautiful scenic place and the gardens are well maintained

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Thank Bharathi7
Madurai, India
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12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2016

Vaigai dam is about an hour drive from Madurai and a nice place for relaxation.We went on a retreat to this place and enjoyed.

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