Poringalkuthu Boating centre
Kerala Government has identified Poringal Kuthu in Hydel Tourism as one of its nine destinations, attract lakhs of tourists. Poringal Kuthu dam and Athirappilly are inter connected locations.. Poringal Kuthu is just 11 Kms away from Athirappilly water falls. On the way to Poringal Kuthu we can see so many natural water falls in the dense forest areas.
This dam built on the tranquil Chalakudy River in Thrissur best locale to catch a glimpse of the rare avian population and wildlife. A concrete dam built across the Chalakudy river in Thrissur district. It contains the Peringalkuthu Hydro Electric Power Project of KSEB. Special permission is required to visit this dam which is located in the deeper forest. The view of the river which is fringed with forests and lush greenery is mindblowing.
The main attraction of this place is the scenic beauty of nature and journey in the water One can enjoy a nice and secenic view of the Dam and the nearby areas.e. The Speed Boat journey gives us a fantastic thrill. The vast area of the reservoir and the green scenery is a wonderful experience one who visits that place. We , can also see wild animals comimg there for drinking water.The Boating facilities are provided from 9.00 am to 5.00 pm