Idukki Arch Dam

#5 of 12 things to do in Idukki

Nestled between Kuravanmala and Kurathimala mountains, Idukki Arch Dam is a 554 ft tall arch dam. The dam is built and maintained by the Kerala State Electricity Board. It maintains a 780 MW hydroelectric power station. Built on the Periyar River, it is one of the highest arch dams in Asia and third tallest arch dam. It began generating power on 4 October 1975. The Government of Canada assisted in the construction of the dam with extended-term loans and donations. The mesmerising view coupled with lush greenery makes this place a wonderful tourist destination. The view from the top is breathtakingly gorgeous inviting the people looking for quietude. 

Idukki Arch Dam Photos

Idukki Arch Dam  trip
Idukki Arch Dam  trip
Idukki Arch Dam  trip
Idukki Arch Dam  trip
Idukki Arch Dam  trip
Idukki Arch Dam  trip
Idukki Arch Dam  trip