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The largest earth dam!

Banasura Hill gives breathtaking views of the Banasura Dam, the largest earth dam in asia. The... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2018
Beautiful place

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

Reviewed 30 August 2018
Pune, India
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Padinjarathara, Kalpetta, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing hill with non-touristy water falls on the way. Trekkers heaven. How to reach: Take train to Vadakara, then bus to Kutyadi then to Mananthavady. From Vadakara it will take around 2-3 hours to reach Mananthavady. From there You can start trekking as i did....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is just near the dam. Needs entrance fee and a lot of paid water activities like Kayaking, Speed Boat can be enjoyed. It also has Zorbing Ball and Hand peddle boating for kids. And also has a adventurous Zipline.

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Reviewed 5 October 2018

Banasura Hill gives breathtaking views of the Banasura Dam, the largest earth dam in asia. The breeze on top of the hill is amazing. You can take boat rides in the water.

Thank Maniroyal
Reviewed 30 August 2018 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

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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 gowthamg463
Reviewed 6 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

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
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