The Idukki Dam is a double curvature arch dam constructed across the Periyar River in a narrow gorge between two granite hills Kuravan and Kurathi in Kerala, India. It is one of the highest arch dams in Asia. It was constructed and is owned by the Kerala State Electricity Board. Technically, the dam type is a concrete double, curvature parabolic, thin arc dam.This dam was constructed along with two other dams at Cheruthoni and Kulamavu.
Thekkady in Kerala State , India 's largest wildlife sanctuary is a dream destination for any tourist visiting India .This sanctuary is spread over an area of 777 Sq.Kms, surrounded by an artificial lake over an area of 25 Sq.Kms.The Country's sole Tiger reserve, Thekkady, with its bountiful treasures of tropical flora and fauna is the ultimate reservoir of many an endangered species and a rich tribal culture.
Ramakkalmedu is a hill station and a hamlet in Idukki district in the Indian state of Kerala. It is located about 15 km from Nedumkandom on the Munnar-Thekkady route. It provides a panoramic view of Tamil Nadu villages and towns. It is the proposed site for power generation using winds.
Anchuruli, an extension of Idukki dam is a wonderful picnic spot at Idukki, Kattappana. From where one can view the picturesque catchments area of the Idukki dam. The name ‘Anchuruli’ five vessels. The name Anchuruli is derived from five small hills visible in water when the water level is low and these hills looks like five inverted vessels. Anchuruli provides a bewitching and awesome view of nature.