Anayirankal dam

Anayirankal dam

About Anayirankal dam


        Anayirankal dam  one of the largest earthen dams built in the 1960s  is located 26 km from Munnar,  A boat ride on the splendid reservoir is an unforgettable experience that no visitor should miss. Attraction Dam , Landscape Activities Boating.Near the town of Munnar is Chinnakanal and the waterfalls here, popularly known as Power House Waterfalls, cascade down a steep rock 2000 m above sea level. The spot is enriched with the scenic view of the Western Ghat ranges. When you have traveled about seven kilometers from Chinnakanal, you reach Anayirangal. Anayirangal, 22 km from Munnar, is a lush green carpet of tea plants. A trip on the splendid reservoir is an unforgettable experience. The Anayirangal dam is surrounded by tea plantations and evergreen forests.

Travel Tips
What are the ticket rates to access the park in the Anayirankal dam?

         Adults -           RS. 20
         Children -         Rs. 10
         Four Wheeler - Rs. 30
         Two Wheeler -  Rs. 10
         Mini Bus -        Rs. 50

Boating rates:

Speed Boat(15 Minutes) - 5 Persons(Including children) - Rs. 750/-
Pontoon Boat(30 minutes) - 20 Seater(Including children) - 1600/-

Life Jacket is compulsory and is provided in all boats.
How to Reach to Anayirankal dam?
Anayirankal dam is at a distance of about 22 km from Munnar towards Pooppara - Thekkady direction. Munnar - Thekkady route is one of the most scenic routes in Kerala.

If you have your own vehicle, drive towards Pooppara. In about 15 km, you will reach Chinnakanal, one of the key landmarks in Munnar. Proceed further towards Thekkady and you will reach Anayirankal Dam in about 7km from Chinnakanal.

 Facilities available :


Food available for purchase

Swimming facilities not available 

Camera/Video allowed 

Wearing of shoes allowed

Free parking available
Ticket availabe 



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Things to do in Anayirankal dam

Lockhart Tea Museum Visit (For Industrial Visit students)

Start Time: 8 AM | End Time: 8 PM

80 100

Munnar Tea Factory Visit (For Indians)

Start Time: 9 AM | End Time: 5 PM

190 200

Lockhart Tea factory visit (for Foreigners)

Start Time: 8 AM | End Time: 8 PM

250 250

Munnar Tea Trail with factory Experience Tour

Start Time: 9.30 - 9.45 AM

1000 1500

Make Your Own Tea with Guide

Start Time: 8 AM | End Time: 4 PM

1950 2000

Kolukkumalai jeep safari

Start Time: 4 Am

3000 3200

Nearby accommodations in Anayirankal dam



Class:Luxury Resort

Address: Chinnakanal, Munnar Idukki District, Kerala 685 618


Lockhart Tea bungalow

Class:Tea bungalow

Address: Lockhart Estate