Pazhassi Dam is an ideal location for tourist in Kannur. Pazhassi Dam is famous for its pleasant beauty. The environment of dam site is very pleasant and peaceful, that attract many tourist from all over the world.
Location : Pazhassi Dam is located at a distance 37 km from Kannur in the region of Malabar.
About Pazhassi Dam
Pazhassi Dam and Reservoir was built across the Valapattanam River. The former Prime Minister of India Morarji Desai, was inaugurated this dam. The dam area attracts visitors with its beauty and entertainment facilities. The Pazhassi Dam is full of beautiful natural landscapes and a most famous Tourist Location In Kannur.
The Name of this dam is drived from legendary King Pazhassi Raja. Pazhassi Raja fighting against the British rulers and gained a distinctive position in the history of modern Kerala. Birthplace of Pazhassi Raja is located just 11 km from the dam. This is also another renowned tourist destination near this dam. The calm & peaceful surroundings draw a large number of tourists
Major Attarction : Prime attraction of this place is Boating. The Kannur District Tourism Promotion Council provides pleasure boating facilities at the reservoir in this Dam.
Near By tourist Attraction : The statue of Pazhassi Raja and Buddha’s mountain is the another famous tourist attraction near this dam. Dam has a beautiful garden.