Among the gems of Palakkad district is the Mangalam Dam, built across the Cherukunnath River. The reservoir attracts people in large numbers due to the surrounding forest area. The dense canopy, along with a large number of diverse floral and faunal species, makes it a must-visit site in these parts. Take a boat ride or find a comfortable spot to sit and relax, as this secluded spot has something new to offer on every viewing.
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Nearest railway station: Ottappalam Railway station, about 50 km
Nearest airport: Coimbatore International Airport (Tamilnadu), about 104 km; Calicut International Airport, about 146 km
Latitude: 10.507898, Longitude: 76.538043