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Banasura Sagar Dam Overview

One of the most spellbinding places to visit in Wayanad, Banasura Sagar Dam is a picturesque tourist hotspot. Known for being India’s largest earthen dam, it boasts of extensive natural beauty with beautiful flora and fauna, majestic hills and mesmerising waterfalls. The Banasura Sagar is a photographer’s delight and offers the most beautiful views from the top of the hill.

It is also famous among adventure enthusiasts who look forward to thrilling activities like boating, trekking, horse racing and camel rides. For the avid trekkers, Banasura hill peak is hailed as one of the most challenging treks. Along with that Banasura Hill Resort adds to the charm of this place that is known as the only ‘earthen’ resort in the country.

Location: Banasura Sagar Dam, Padinjarathara, Kerala

Best Time to visit: November to May offers the most ideal time to visit Banasura Sagar Dam

Entry fee: INR 10/ USD 0.15 per person

Timings: The opening timings are from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Distance from Wayanad: It is just 2.3 kilometres away from the bus station.

One of the most spellbinding places to visit in Wayanad, Banasura Sagar Dam is a picturesque tourist hotspot. Known for being India’s largest earthen dam, it boasts of extensive natural beauty with beautiful flora and fauna, majestic hills and mesmerising waterfalls. The Banasura Sagar is a photographer’s delight and offers the most beautiful views from the top of the hill.

It is also famous among adventure enthusiasts who look forward to thrilling activities like boating, trekking, horse racing and camel rides. For the avid trekkers, Banasura hill peak is hailed as one of the most challenging treks. Along with that Banasura Hill Resort adds to the charm of this place that is known as the only ‘earthen’ resort in the country.

Location: Banasura Sagar Dam, Padinjarathara, Kerala

Best Time to visit: November to May offers the most ideal time to visit Banasura Sagar Dam

Entry fee: INR 10/ USD 0.15 per person

Timings: The opening timings are from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Distance from Wayanad: It is just 2.3 kilometres away from the bus station.

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Banasura Sagar Dam Reviews

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Darshan Bharadwaj
Reviewed: 15 Dec 2021
4.0/5
Throughout the two days that we were there, the personnel had been nothing but courteous and helpful. The breakfast has been nothing short of amazing, with a diverse selection of delights suitable for people of all ages.
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Shashi Talwar
Reviewed: 01 Aug 2021
5.0/5
The staff was extremely friendly and helpful. During our entire time, they were fantastic. Our whole family enjoyed the natural ambience and bonfire experience. Must try on your trip to Wayanad!
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ASTHA Singh
Reviewed: 10 May 2021
5.0/5
The view of the lake from the balcony of our room at Serenity Resort was the highlight of our stay here. Me and my partner had an amazing experience here, and loved the service, food and our room. All preventive measures were also taken, since we had visited during covid. We also availed a discount ... Read More

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