Peechi Dam

Lake / Backwaters

Photo Credit: Flickr

Distance (From Thrissur): 22 Kms

Trip Duration (Including Travel): 1 Hour

Place Location: Near Peechi-Vazhani WLS

Transportation Options: Bus / Cab

Travel Tips: Can be visited along with Peechi-Vazhani WLS (1 Km)

At a distance of 22 Kms from Thrissur Railway Station, Peechi Dam is a picturesque dam built across Manali River near Peechi village.

The dam has a large catchment area of about 3200 acres. There is a nice botanical garden with cascading fountains near the dam which is an added attraction to the visitors. The dam was constructed to fulfill the drinking water needs of the population of Thrissur town. It also serves as an irrigation dam to villages around Thrissur.

Boating facility is available in the reservoir. The park is bounded with The Peechi-Vazhani Sanctuary.