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Beautiful place

Beautiful place with beautiful views. You can skip the trek up by taking a Jeep or a tempo... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Anu789
,
Pune, India
via mobile
Great views from the hill.

The Banasura dam was really big and you can typically spend some time with family or friends... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Gowtham G
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Singapore, Singapore
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“speed boat ride”(48 reviews)
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Padinjarathara, Kalpetta, India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful place with beautiful views. You can skip the trek up by taking a Jeep or a tempo Traveller. It was quite a charming evening in the monsoons up at the hill

Thank Anu789
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

The Banasura dam was really big and you can typically spend some time with family or friends here. You have walk to top of the dam. Doesn't going to take more than 15mins. But this place offers jeep to up and down with additional charge....More

Thank Gowtham G
Reviewed 7 August 2018

The earth dam at the foothill of Banasura Hills is an amazing place with stunning views. Boat rides are very good. Water is clean. We did speedboat ride and it was an awesome experience. there are few kids activities and a small park also. The...More

Thank bikashs208
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Banasura...is the name of Mahabali's son,Banasura dam is supposed to be the largest earthen dam in India,tourist can a good view of the dam,by taking s bus or a jeep ride from the lower level at the entrance.

Thank Sunilkumar V
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Great place....nice view point.We can make some beautiful clicks from here.No one will disappointed after visiting the place.Beautiful scenes....

Thank Kunjppu
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Good family visit place but little bit crowded, hence rating given as 4. It is also one of the Dam made of only clay - a unique feature

Thank PRAMOD N
Reviewed 10 June 2018

Worth visit place for children and mid aged people. One need to walk to the top of dam to have panorama view of dam. Jeep and van services are available in case if people cannot take steps to reach dam. Highlights are : - while...More

Thank Maruthi P
Reviewed 6 June 2018

speed boat was awesome if you pay extra 100 to boat driver , he takes for another 2 km extra where you can have better view of the valley

Thank jaik410
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Lovely views surrounding this dam. The boat ride was scenic and exciting, the place was not too crowded, definitely a must visit.

Thank aditikhanna457
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Please try to visit this Earth dam during your family vaccation trip to Wayanad . Enjoy the boat ride as well . Thus is bus facility & jeep facility to go to the top if u cant walk

Thank Elzu23
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