Banasura Sagar Dam - This is India's largest and Asia's second largest Earth Dam. The topography is such that many islands will be formed in the upstream of the dam when it is full. These islands with the background of Banasura hill provide a hypnotizing sight to tourists.
Speed & pedal boats are available & are major hits with tourists. Speed boat ride, in particular, is an exhilarating experience & not to be missed.
Distance from Seagot Banasura Villas & Resorts - 4 Kms
Timings - Evenings are the ideal time
Ideal Dress - Casuals
Edakkal Caves in the Ambukuthy Mountains are not caves in the right sense. It is only a cleft in reality. It is a cleft of about 96ft. long & 22ft. wide in the rock. There are some interesting carvings of pre-historic age. This location is of breathtaking beauty.
This perennial fresh water lake, nestled among wooded hills, Is the only one of its kind in Kerala. Boating facilities, a childrenâ€™s park, a handicrafts and spices emporium and a fresh water aquarium are among the tourist facilities available here.
Soochippara Water falls
These stretches of waterfalls at Soojipara near meppadi have heights ranging from 100 - 200feet the pool at the foot of the falls is ideal for a quick dip. The more restrained can have equally good fun just taking in the scenery.
Situated at a height of 2020 mtrs from sea level, Banasura moutain ranges are ideal for adventure tourism trips. A local myth about the name 'Banasura' is that a man called Banasur made lord Shiva his slave by long fasting and he imprisoned Lord Krishna's son Anirudhan at this place.