Have a picnic by Mattupetty Dam, nestled in the rolling green hills and tea plantations of Munnar. Relish the fresh air and picturesque natural scenery as you take a boat ride on the reservoir’s placid waters, and view the dam, a vital source of revenue for the region. Explore the surrounding grasslands and forests, crossed by many streams and housing a variety of bird species. If you're lucky, you might spot an elephant nearby, as the majestic beasts often visit the dam area for a drink. Use our Munnar holiday planning website to arrange your visit to Mattupetty Dam and other attractions in Munnar.
Tours to Mattupetty Dam
3-Day Private Tour of Tea Valley and Munnar Hill Station from Kochi BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $229
Duration: 3 days
Private 7-Day Kerala Tour From Kochi With Aleppey Houseboat Cruise BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $650
Duration: 7 days
Private Day Trip to Munnar from Kochi (Cochin) BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $100
Duration: 13 hours
Mattupetty Dam Reviews
Nothing big about the dam that makes it worth visiting. What gives it appeal for the tourists is the reservoir that is using for different activities. The setting is also beautifulas it is surrounded ... more »
The dam has a bridge over it which you need to cross in order to go ahead to enjoy the speed boat ride and echo Point. The Speed Boat ride cost for 1500 Per Boat and can accommodate 4-5 Persons at onc... more »
Very nice place. Scenic ambience. So pretty. Especially when it's cloudy it is damn beautiful. The water will be seen in different shades of green & blue. Absolutely stunning. Also boating service is available. Power generation unit is also available. Can't believe how this structure withstood the floods.
The dam connects us to the other side of the lake where we have boating. Dam's boating has speed boating which allows 5 people and a bigger one for 15. Speed boating stunts are done by the Helmsman. This area has a parking, garden and some shopping area. Echo Point is nearby which has scooter boating which is only for one person and stunts are done on this is really thrilling and adventurous.
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