Thenmala is in Kerala in India. It is a scenic place known for its natural beauty. It is the location of the first eco tourism project in Kerala. The Thenmala dam is a big attraction and is mainly used for irrigation purposes.
Punalur is the nearest larger city, from where it's possible to take a bus or taxi.
There is a limited service from Kollam, which is a a major hub and sees trains from many parts of India.
- 1 Thenmala railway station.
Taxis and jeeps
- Thenmala Dam.
- Hanging Bridge.
- Adventure Zone.
- Palaruvi Waterfalls.
- Kulathupuzha (10 km south of Tenmala on the road to Shencottah). With forest range, well known for its ayyappa temple, templefish pond, elephants and reeds.
- Boat riding on the dam.