Karapuzha Dam is considered to be the second largest earth dam of India. It is a fine place for an unwinding evening, with gentle breeze, amazingly scenic sky and waterfront. A bouquet of nearly a dozen lakes merged together to form this reservoir in Karapuzha river, a small tributary of Kabani river. As, activities are not available there, it is worth visiting in the evening especially. Enjoy the breeze as you walk along the water catchment area, hand in hand with your beloved ones. The vast catchment area and the greenery around are quite apt for an evening photo shoot. Water reaches to the brim of the dam during monsoon season, which is an amazing scene. It is open thoughout the year.
The dam is located 7 km away from Kakkavayal junction on National highway 212.
From Kalpetta Town- Kalpetta- Kakkavayal-(Take Right)- Vazhavatta- Karapuzha.
From Sulthan Bathery : Bathery-Meenangadi- Kakkavayal-(Take Left)- Vazhavatta- Karapuzha
From Mananthavadi : Mananthavadi -Panamaram- Meenangadi (Take Right) – Kakkavayal (Take Left) – Vazhavatta – Karapuzha
Entry Fee at the Dam :
Entry fee is not applicable at Karapuzha.
Visit Timings :
The Dam is open throughout the week from 0900 h to 1700 h.
Entry is generally closed by 1630 h.
Morning /evening is good time to visit Karapuzha Dam.
Places to Visit near Karapuzha Dam :
Edakkal Caves, Uravu, Heritage Museum, Soochipara waterfalls, Chembra peak and Kanthanpara are the nearest tourist attractions.
Calicut to Karapuzha Dam Route: Calicut-Thamarassery-Vythiri-Kalpetta-Kakkavayal(Diversion to Right) Karapuzha Dam. Calicut to Karapuzha Dam distance is 89 km, covered in 2 h 40 min
Bangalore to Karapuzha Dam Route: Bangalore-Mysore- Sulthan Bathery- Meenangadi- Kakkavayal(diversion to left)- Karapuzha Dam. Bangalore to Karapuzha Dam distance is 275 km, covered in 6 h .
Mysore to Karapuzha Dam Route: Mysore- Sulthan Bathery- Meenangadi- Kakkavayal(diversion to left)- Karapuzha Dam . Mysore to Karapuzha Dam distance is 135 km, covered in 3 h.
Nearest Railway Station to Karapuzha Dam is Kozhikode Railway Station, known as Calicut (CLT). Calicut Railway Station to Karapuzha Dam distance is 90 km, covered in 2 h 40 min.
Mysore Railway Station to Karapuzha Dam distance is 135 km, covered in 3 h .
Nearest airport to Karapuzha Dam is at Kozhikode (Calicut), known as Karipur International Airport (CCJ) at 104 km covered in 3h.
Bangalore Airport to Karapuzha Dam is 318 km, covered in 6h 45 min. It is presently known as Bengaluru Kempegowda International Airport (BLR).
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