#11 of 14 Places to Visit in Madurai
Distance (From Madurai): 70 Kms
Trip Duration (Including Travel): 4 Hours/Half Day
Place Location: Near Andipatti
Transportation Options: Cab / Bus
Travel Tips: None
At a distance of 70 Kms from Madurai, Vaigai Dam is a giant dam constructed on the river Vaigai and is situated near Andipatti.
The dam has been the life line of the agricultural lands in the neighbourhood and because of it the areas have flourished in leaps and bounds. It provides clean and fresh drinking water to whole of the region of Madurai and Andipatti. Agricultural research institution too has been developed near the dam so as to research on a wide variety of crops including cereals and pulses.