Kutralam , the enchanting 'spa of the south'. Come over to this captivating getaway for an exquisite rendezvous with nature. Pamper yourself with the luxury of beauty around . be enthralled by rich water falls , the luscious streams, the green – clad hills , the cool breeze and floating clouds. Couched placidly in the western ghats, 170 mts above sea level , kuttralam beckons you to an experience of bliss . let your heart take wings.
famed as the "kasi of the south",the temple is a monument of the Tamil tradition dating bake to the earliest times. The dominant dynasty in south India , the Pandyas , petered out in the of muslim invasion. But, they continued to hold ground in the Tirunelveli region till as late as the 17 th century. The viswanathar temple built in 1456 by king parakrama pandyan provides an insight into the splendid glory of the pandyan power .
take a pleasurable boat ride here and the gorgeous green garden is the best place to enjoy some quiet moments. Travel about 5 kms doun the zig zag ghat road to reach the water falls. Boating facility is also available in this beautiful picnic spot. Manjolai tea estate, having salubrious climate can be visited by travelling about 10kms from the dam.