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Neyyar Dam

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Address: Near Agasthya Kooodam, Kovalam, India
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Neyyar Dam

Neyyar Dam is a gravity dam on the Neyyar River in Thiruvananthapuram district of Kerala ,Neyyar Dam is home to the beautiful and peaceful Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Dhanwanthari... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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Adoor, India
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Gandhinagar, India
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The dam is okay, but if you are looking to see the sanctuaries - be clear: there are none - a couple of lions, a handful of crocodiles, and maybe two dozen dear - all in their zoo-like cages. We took a boat ride to reach the "sanctuaries" - hiked up trails for no reason (when they can easily be... More 

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Adoor, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Neyyar Dam is a gravity dam on the Neyyar River in Thiruvananthapuram district of Kerala ,Neyyar Dam is home to the beautiful and peaceful Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Dhanwanthari Ashram neyar wildlife sanctuary is nearby

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Around 30km from Thiruvananthapuram city. Dam and boat service avilable except on Mondays. Lions park is very interesting for kids. parking space available. Food quality is not that much good.

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Tiruchirappalli, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a Dam located around 30km from Trivandrum. The Dam is very beautiful, there is a KTDC restaurant located. Boating facility available for Rs.250/-. Very great place for Nature lovers..

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Muscat, Oman
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Though its far away from city. Thanks we went by our own transport and it was marvellous scenery to see around. You can even hire a speedboat from there at a very cheap price of approx 6$. Yowe enjoyed the local delicacy prepared there of Onion Pakora, Banana Uppam etc.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

Though far from city (bus takes much time through bad roads) this natural beauty is a must see; the dam offers picturesque view and is calm that you feel it like a poster. Do not enter water as there are alligators/crocodiles in it. There is a nearby crocodile park and the lion safari is a must where you can see... More 

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Thank Sujith M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

Neyyar Dam is good but water level is too low here, Market near dam is good it shows you local culture and take a advantage to test local food like banana pakora, masala tea and lots more.

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Neyyar Dam is home to the beautiful and peaceful Sivananda Yoga Ashram. Tourists can hire a speedboat for 250 INR. The view is very scenic and good to go place.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

I went for half day trip with family. Took a walk on the dam and reached the clock tower. Amazing view from top. Took package tour for lion,crocodile,deer park. Lovely speed boat drive and people were friendly and explained all history of the place. I could get time to walk on garden, aquarium. So if you are planning better reach... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

The area around Neyya Dam is beautiful especially when you walk tup the hills and able to see the 360 degree of view... Simply breath taking and energising.

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