Iravangalar Dam

Lake / Backwaters

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Distance (From Meghamalai Bus Station): 18 Kms

Trip Duration (Including Travel): 30 Mins - 1 Hr

Place Location: At Iravangalar

Transportation Options: Cab

Travel Tips: None

At a distance of 18 km from Megamalai Bus Stop, Iravangalar Dam is a man-made reservoir situated at Iravangalar village near Megamalai. It is one of the scenic dams in Tamil Nadu and among the famous Megamalai tourist places.

The small hill town of Meghamalai boasts of 6 dams along with countless waterfalls which are perennial. Suruli Theertham, Iravangalar Dam, Manalar Dam, and Highway Dam are the most popular ones. Surrounded by tea plantations and misty hills, the Iravangalar Dam is a perfect place to spend some time in solitude amidst mother nature.

An undiscovered eco-paradise, Iravangalar Dam is a must-visit tourist spot on your next trip to Tamilnadu. The serene lake and the mist-covered lovely picturesque environs attract a lot of tourists every year. The dam is maintained by the Tamilnadu electricity board. It is a perfect weekend getaway to chill in the soothing climate and to get drenched in the beauty of the lush green valleys and mist.

Timings: 6 AM - 5 PM

Entry: Free