Idukki Dam Boating
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What will you experience
Spot Various Wildlife
Enjoy Boat Service Accommodating
Half An Hour Boat Ride
About the Activity
|Activity Location||Idukki Dam|
|Activity Timing||09 AM to 05 PM|
|Seating Capacity||20 Passengers|
|Activity Duration||30 Minutes|
About Idukki Dam:
- The Idukki Dam is a double curvature arch dam located in Kerala, India. It is one of the largest arch dams in Asia and serves the purpose of hydroelectric power generation and water conservation.
- Experience the serene beauty of Boating amidst the enchanting landscapes of Idukki Dam, where the tranquil waters and lush greenery create a captivating and unforgettable journey.
About the Idukki Dam Boating:
- The tour guide will warmly greet you and escort you to Boating at Idukki Dam where he will guide you and provide the necessary information about further activities.
- Tourists are flocking to the Idukki Dam to enjoy a relaxing boat ride in the scenic surroundings, especially since the dam is almost full due to the monsoon season.
- Boat services start at 9 am and run continuously throughout the day to accommodate the influx of tourists. Each boat can carry up to 20 passengers at a time.
- The boat journey begins from Vellapara to Idukki dams, offering breathtaking views and the chance to spot wild animals, including elephants, in the nearby wildlife sanctuary.
- The ticket fare for the half an hour boat ride is Rs 145 per adult and Rs 85 for kids, making it an affordable and enjoyable activity for families and travellers of all ages.
- In light of the ongoing pandemic, the boats and equipment undergo thorough sanitization after each trip, ensuring the safety and well-being of passengers.
- The Boating services are part of an eco-tourism project run by the Wildlife Department in Idukki Dam, to experience the beauty of Idukki Dam and its surroundings.
- Conclude your exhilarating journey with Universal Adventures, filled with adventure and enjoyment, share your cherished experiences with others.
Know before you book
- It's advisable to keep a photocopy of your identification documents, such as a passport or ID card, with you for security purposes.
- Understand that Idukki Dam is primarily a hydroelectric power project, and Boating is allowed in specific areas. Be aware of dam safety guidelines and follow all instructions.
- Check in advance for Boating availability and make reservations if required, especially during peak tourist seasons.
- Take note of the weather forecast before your trip. Boating may be suspended during heavy rains or adverse weather conditions for safety reasons.
- Always wear the provided life jackets while Boating. Safety is paramount, and life jackets can be crucial in emergencies.
- Enquire about any restrictions on photography during the boat ride, as some areas may have security or privacy concerns.
- Be aware of any physical limitations or health issues that could affect your ability to enjoy the boat ride.
- Check if there are any age restrictions for Boating, as certain age groups might be restricted from participating.
- Inquire about the duration of the boat ride and the timing of the last boat departure to plan your visit accordingly.
- Explore other nearby attractions in Idukki to make the most of your visit. The area is known for its scenic beauty and natural wonders.
Things to Carry
- Food and Water Supplies
- Proper Clothing
- Id Proof
- UA Voucher
Frequently Asked Quetions
How long does a Boating trip at Idukki Dam usually last?
The duration of the Boating trip at Idukki Dam depends on the type of Boating chosen. Speed Boating sessions typically last around 15 to 20 minutes, while pedal Boating can be enjoyed for around 30 to 45 minutes.
What types of boats are available for Boating at Idukki Dam?
At Idukki Dam, you can enjoy both motorized speedboats and non-motorized pedal boats.
How long is the Boating experience at Idukki Dam?
The duration of the Boating experience at Idukki Dam varies depending on the type of boat you choose and the package you opt for. Typically, it ranges from 30 minutes to an hour.
Are there any age restrictions for Boating at Idukki Dam?
Yes, for safety reasons, there may be age restrictions for certain types of boats. Speedboats may have age limits for passengers, while pedal boats are generally suitable for people of all ages.
Do I need to make reservations for Boating at Idukki Dam?
It is advisable to make reservations, especially during peak tourist seasons, to avoid any inconvenience. However, walk-in bookings might also be available depending on the crowd.
What are the best months to enjoy Boating?
The best time for Boating at Idukki Dam is during the cooler months, from September to February when the weather is pleasant and the scenic beauty is at its peak.
Can I carry food and drinks during the Boating trip?
Usually, outside food and drinks are not allowed on the boats. However, there might be food stalls or vendors near the Boating area where you can purchase refreshments.
Is it safe to go Boating at Idukki Dam?
Yes, Boating at Idukki Dam is generally safe. The authorities ensure safety measures are in place, and life jackets are provided for all passengers.
Are there any specific rules and regulations while Boating?
Yes, there will be specific guidelines and safety instructions provided before the Boating trip. It's essential to follow them for a safe and enjoyable experience.
How can I Book this Package?
Click "Book Now" and choose your journey date and the number of people you'll be travelling with. Fill out the traveller information and submit the payment. We will provide you with the exact location and pick-up time after your booking is confirmed. *If you have any questions, please call our toll-free number "8533812266."