Banasura Sagar Dam Boating
Banasura Sagar Dam Boating
Banasura Sagar Dam Boating
Banasura Sagar Dam Boating

Banasura Sagar Dam Boating

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Wayanad, Kerala

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What will you experience

Enjoy Exhilarating Speed Boating Sessions

Witness The Picturesque Surroundings

Thrilling Experience

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About the Activity

Activity LocationBanasura Sagar Dam, Wayanad
Activity Timings10 AM to 06 PM
Activity Duration30 Mins

About Banasura Sagar Dam:

  • Banasura Sagar Dam is a magnificent earth-fill dam located in the Wayanad district of the Indian state of Kerala. Named after the mythical demon king Banasura, the dam is a significant tourist attraction and a critical water resource for the region. It was constructed across the Karamanathodu River, a tributary of the Kabini River.
  • Boating at Banasura Sagar Dam is a delightful experience that allows visitors to immerse themselves in the tranquil surroundings of nature. As you glide along the water, you'll be surrounded by the majestic Banasura Hill range the calm and soothing atmosphere which makes Boating a rejuvenating experience for all ages.

About the Banasura Sagar Dam Boating:

  • The tour guide will warmly greet you and escort you to Boating at Banasura Sagar Dam where he will guide you and provide the necessary information about further activities.
  • Arrive for Boating at Banasura Sagar Dam which offers a thrilling experience on the vast and crystal-clear reservoir waters.
  • Boating is a popular activity, allowing visitors to zoom across the serene waters and explore the islands.
  • In addition to speed Boating, visitors can also enjoy some other adventure activities that are dependent on availability.
  • The scenic surroundings of the dam, with lush green foliage and majestic hills in the backdrop, enhance the Boating experience.
  • Boating provides an opportunity to witness the natural beauty of the Western Ghats and spot various flora and fauna of the region.
  • The activity is open until 6 PM, making it essential for visitors to plan their time accordingly to enjoy this exhilarating experience at Banasura Sagar Dam.
  • Conclude your exhilarating journey with Universal Adventures, filled with adventure and enjoyment, share your cherished experiences with others.

Package Option

Coracle Ride

5-10 Mins of Coracle

449 per Couple

Speed Boat

5-10 Mins

999 per Boat


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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.
  • The entry fee to Banasura Sagar Dam is ₹40 per adult and ₹20 per child. Boating charges and other activities have separate fees.
  • Speed Boating is available until 4 PM and costs ₹1000 for a ride with a capacity of 5 persons.
  • If you prefer a calmer experience, you can opt for a coracle ride, which costs ₹450 for a couple.
  • For adventure enthusiasts, there's a ziplining activity available at ₹300 per person.
  • A shuttle service is available to take visitors to the top of the dam. It costs ₹15 for a one-way and ₹25 for a round trip.
  • The dam is open throughout the year from 9 AM to 5 PM. Plan your visit accordingly.
  • The ideal time to visit Banasura Sagar Dam is during the winter months, from November to February.
  • The nearest bus stand is Padinjarathara (3 km away), the railway station is Kozhikode (91 km away), and the closest airport is Calicut International Airport (97 km away).
  • If you want to capture beautiful scenery, there's a fee of ₹20 for still cameras.

Things to Carry

  • Food and Water Supplies
  • Proper Clothing
  • Id Proof
  • UA Voucher

Frequently Asked Quetions

Why is Banasura Sagar Dam Boating popular?

Banasura Sagar Dam Boating is an exciting adventure activity that takes place on the Banasura Sagar Dam, the largest earthen dam in India, situated in Wayanad, Kerala. It offers visitors the opportunity to explore the scenic reservoir while enjoying various Boating options.

What types of Boating options are available?

Universal Adventures offers two types of Boating experiences at Banasura Sagar Dam - Pedal Boating and Speed Boating. Visitors can choose between these two options depending on their preferences.

How can I Book this Package?

Click "Book Now" and choose your journey date as well as 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."

Is Boating at Banasura Sagar Dam safe?

Yes, Boating at Banasura Sagar Dam is safe. Universal Adventures prioritizes the safety of our customers and follows all necessary safety protocols. Our well-trained staff ensures that all safety measures are in place during the Boating sessions.

What is the duration of a Boating session?

The duration of a Boating session varies depending on the type of Boating you choose. Pedal Boating sessions usually last for 30 minutes to an hour, while speed Boating sessions are usually shorter, around 15 to 20 minutes.

Can children participate in the Boating activity?

Yes, children can participate in the Boating activity, but they must be accompanied by a responsible adult. The minimum age requirement may vary depending on the type of Boating, so it's best to check with Universal Adventures before making a reservation.

Are life jackets provided during the Boating session?

Yes, life jackets are provided for all participants during the Boating session. Wearing a life jacket is mandatory, and our staff ensures that everyone adheres to this safety measure.

Can I bring my camera or phone to the boat?

Yes, you can bring your camera or phone on the boat to capture the stunning views and memories of your Boating experience. However, it is recommended to use a waterproof case or pouch to protect your electronics from water splashes.

How many people can sit on a Boat?

Yes, there are limitations on the number of people allowed on each boat to ensure safety and comfort. Pedal boats usually accommodate 2 to 4 people, while speed boats may have a capacity of 5 to 8 passengers.

Can I cancel or reschedule my Boating reservation?

Yes, you can cancel or reschedule your Boating reservation with Universal Adventures, subject to their cancellation and rescheduling policies. It's best to contact our customer support for assistance with any changes to your booking.

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