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Mattupetty Dam, Munnar

3.3
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.
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  • Very good climet, we enjoyed our trip in Munnnar . My family went boating. Dam full water was there, totally we enjoyed our trip  more »
  • Enjoyable boat ride. A short walk down can be considered steep. If you have asthma issues walking up back can be quite a challenge. Saw an elephant who got lost from the herd. Hence the photo.  more »
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  • 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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