Meenkara is picnic spot, located in the near Meenkara dam in Palakkad. Built across the river Gayathri which flows into the Bharathapuzha, the Meenkara dam was construted in 1964.
Nearest railway station: Palakkad Town Railway station, about 37 km
Nearest airport: Coimbatore International Airport (Tamilnadu), about 78 km
Latitude: 10.625517, Longitude: 76.807079