You’re inside Siruvani in Palakkad. The sprawling forest, which merges with the woods of Tamilnadu, is home to the popular tourist destination of Palakkad district - Siruvani dam site. The mineral - rich water from Siruvani reservoir nourishes the district of Coimbatore, quenching its thirst and has been irrigating its rice fields for many decades. One could laze around the dam site for hours lapping up the beauty of the lake and the bordering vegetation.
The damsite is located about 29 kms away from Mannarkkad.