Aliyar dam is one of the famous picnic spots near Pollachi. This Dam is located in the foothills of Valparai. When you travel to Valparai via Pollachi do not miss this place. The dam has many places to visit like Theme park, garden, Aquarium, Boating, Play area, the scenery are beautiful to watch, Hills views. Aliyar dam is 24 km away from Pollachi and 42 km away from Valparai town.
- If you plan a trip to the valparai. On your travel you can visit this aliyar dam.
- You can reach aliyar dam from pollachi.
- Total surface of this reservoir is 6.48 km.
- This place is best picnic spot for family members, lovers and travelers.
- You can spend your time in the park, garden, play area, mini theme park. During season time boating also available in this dam.
Things to watch in this dam is different types for flowers, play station for children, Small waterfalls where you can take photos, Statues ( like former prime minister Nehru, Buddha, Lions, deer, women, soldiers), different types of trees, Mini theme park and much more.
- From aliyar dam you can also visit monkey falls.
- Monkey falls is 6 km away from this dam.
- You can see several shops in aliyar dam. Where you can buy some snacks, fish fry, cool drinks, fruits and also hotels are available near to this dam.
- You can also buy fresh fish here.
- You can spend 3 to 4 hrs in this place.
- Best place for couples. When you visit this place you can see many lovers in this dam park.
- The best time to visit the aliyar dam is between July and September.
Aliyar Dam Timings
Visitors Time – 8.00 AM to 6.00 PM
Aliyar Dam Entrance Fee
- Entrance fees for park – 5 rupees
- Cycle Parking – 10 rupees
- Two Wheeler parking – 10 rupees
- Light Motor Vehicle Parking – 20 rupees
- Bus & Lorry – 50 rupees
- Still Camera Fees – 20 rupees
- Video Camera Fees – 250 rupees
There is no offer provide for school students. You need to take tickets for children who age is more than 3 years.
- Boat service time – 9.00 AM to 5.30 PM
- For Adult – 40 rupees
- Age between children 3 to 10 – 30 rupees
- Motor Boat person allowed 15 to 18 Nos – 720 rupees for 15 minutes
- Minimum Charges for motor boat 1 to 10 persons – 400 rupees
- Smoking and Liquor is not allowed in Boat.
Guest house also available in aliyar dam. You can book online.
How to reach aliyar dam
- From pollachi you can reach aliyar dam by two wheeler or car or bus.
- From pollachi bus stand buses are operated to aliyar dam.
- You can also reach from udumalpet too.
- If you want to travel aliyar dam by two wheeler or car you need to travel in Pollachi – Valparai road.
- From Udumalpet you need to travel in Anamalai – Dhali Road. This road is joined in Pollachi – Valparai road at a place called NM Sungam.
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