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Address: In the way to top Station, Munnar, India
Phone Number: 919619251041
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Mattupetty Dam

In monsoon, August month we visited the Dam. The surroundings of the dam was so peaceful, we enjoyed our visit.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

except boating nothing there including the echo point we went there and return back immediately as there was nothing interesting and scenic .

Thank Damodh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Good picnic in cool weather. Like most other tourist spots need good maintenance along with the cleanliness ruins an otherwise good tourist destination.

Thank akankshsh
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

In monsoon, August month we visited the Dam. The surroundings of the dam was so peaceful, we enjoyed our visit.

Thank geetd
Hyderabad, India
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36 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is one place which should never be missed if you visit Munnar. The Dam has motor boat riding as well a ferry boat.There is a small activity zone where kids can have a ball.Lots of slides,a big kids play area.A zipline for adults.

Thank Sudhanshu S
New Delhi, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

To summarize it is a dam overlooking good views on both ends of it. There are boating facilities available and a few small shops selling souvenirs and eatables . 3-4 hours should be sufficient for the trip. Mist in the area would bring in better views. I dont recommend going there in the hot season. Good picnic spot in cool... More 

Thank Ashar K
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

From munnar, this has become one if the key places to go, and we too tried the herd mentality route. The dam and echo point has a nice route with bit of tea estates and jungle to reach here, but too many youngsters on bikes crowding up the entire place is not what we were looking for. Sometimes we should... More 

Thank Pragz_sing
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Good place to enjoy the combination of beautiful lake water, mountains and the nature. Dam is not in operation now, however working as a connecting bridge only.

Thank 654tanmayb
Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you have to enjoy the landscape with great weather munnar is the place to be in. Best views, misty clouds and mild could temperature. You are bound to fall in love with the place. Boating here is a must

Thank achalmaloo
New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Good looking Dam , though with limited parking facility . Nice view of the lake . Some food stalls are there . Stop for a while and enjoy the beatuty.

Thank Partha Sarathi B
Kottayam, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

excellent ambience for family, honeymoon tourist(safe place), group of children(school or college), lot of space for gaming,food,walk etc. Boating in the dam is added attraction.

Thank giridharsony

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