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BhoothathanKettu Dam & Reserve Forest

Kothamangalam, Ernakulam, Ernakulam, Kochi (Cochin), India
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great dam and forest area

This bhoothathankettu dam and reserve forest area is very great picnic place and many couple is... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
mitaben h
A recommended getaway near Cochin.

BhoothathanKettu Dam & Reserve Forest is a small but popular tourist attraction near the famous... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
JustinPappalil
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Kochi (Cochin), India
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“picnic spot” (8 reviews)
“watch tower” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Kothamangalam, Ernakulam, Ernakulam, Kochi (Cochin), India
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This bhoothathankettu dam and reserve forest area is very great picnic place and many couple is visit this place in weekend and evening time also.

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Reviewed 6 days ago

BhoothathanKettu Dam & Reserve Forest is a small but popular tourist attraction near the famous Thattekad Bird Sanctuary at Kothamangalam in Ernakulam district. There is a small children's park and boating facility available near the dam. A short trek through the forest would lead you...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice average dam located on the way to munnar, we stayed there for a couple of minutes took some pics and moved on

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this dam is located in a forest area near to Kothamangalam .. saw some visitors at the arch near the dam .. also saw a boat on the dam which means boaring activities could be on here ..on the other side of the dam construction...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2018

An attractive forest area on the way to munnar. The dam and nearby sites are best viewed in rainy season.... otherwise seen almost dry. boating in lake is a good experience. A hotel located near to boating point offers various kind of foods ranging fish,...More

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Reviewed 26 February 2018

This is one the best bird century. Many migrated birds came here for some time. this place is convered in green forest. Beautiful place

Thank d j
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

BhoothathanKettu Dam & Reserve Forest is a good place for nature lovers .A thick forest cover and hills surrounding the dam make it such a beautiful scenic place .

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Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Bhoothathankettu is among the most picturesque dams in Kerala. It is said the natural fortification of hills and forests that guard the place were built by bhoothams(sprits, ghosts.) 😀 nice place to visit. Good atmosphere

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Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Bhoothathan kettu dam is near to the famous Thattekkad bird sanctuary in ernakulam dist. It is where late Salim Ali came and camped for viewing birds. A lot of migrating birds come here and you can watch these birds while boating in the reservoir and...More

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Reviewed 12 January 2018

It's beautiful place where forest and water mingles . The walk through the green is very touching , the cooling of huge trees and plants is everlasting memories . It better for bath in water stream . Here there are two dams and one is...More

Thank sajan P
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Mohamed S
27 March 2018|
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Response from sajan P | Reviewed this property |
Boating through periyar is perhaps the best way to explore the wilderness of BHOOTHATHANKETTU and THATTEKKAD in the real sense. Different types of boats from passenger’s capacity of 8 to 80 are available.
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Sree N
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Transportation is available
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sooea
11 December 2016|
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Response from Georgethomas1996 | Reviewed this property |
yes...just care and go.
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