BHOOTHATHANKETTU is a popular tourist destination and scenic dam site with boating facilities situated in the vast virgin forests of Ernakulam district of Kerala. It is located 10 kms from Kothamangalam and 50 kms from the main city of Kochi and 35 kms from the airport. This unexplored eco-destination unveils before you the spectacular views of nature like towering hills, rocks, valleys , forests, migratory birds and wild animals.
Eye -pleasing sceneries, bird watching, adventure trekking, wild life photography, boating are the key attractions that draw tourists here.
On reaching BHOOTHATHANKETTU, the majestic beauty of Periyar flowing amidst thick forests and giant rocks will unfold before your eyes.
The wild life sanctuary including BHOOTHATHANKETTU is also an abode for birds and animals including tiger, leopard, wild bison, deer and bear. Boating is also offered here and during the voyage one can witness THATTEKKAD bird sanctuary also.
This dream destination is adorned with a children's park, watch tower, tree houses, pedal boating etc.