Cheruthoni is the area around the Idukki and main attraction of Cheruthoni is Cheruthoni Dam.
Location : Cheruthoni is located at Idukki distrcit Kerala.
Cheruthoni Dam is built across the Cheruthoni River, which is one of the prime tributaries of the Periyar River. Cheruthoni dam is the largest among the concrete gravity dams of Kerala in South India. the hight of this dam is 454 ft and it is the third in height in India itself.
Cheruthoni Dam is located at about 3917 feet above sea level,from where one can see certain parts of the city of Kochi on a clear day. The dam supplies hydroelectric power to the region. The place is picturesque and the views from the dam are splendid.
Some Villages Near Cheruthoni Dam : Vazhathope, Karimban, Thadiyanpadu, Manjappara and Maniyarankudi villages are located close to this dam.