Mettur Tourism

Mettur is an industrial and tourism town located in the Salem district in the state of Tamil Nadu, India. It is best known for the Mettur Dam. Mettur is known for its huge dam, power, chemicals and aluminium. The maximum percentage of water requirements for irrigation in Tamil Nadu depends on the Mettur Dam. Usually the dam opens in June every year for irrigation in the Kaveri Delta. Mettur is one of the sources of electricity for Tamil Nadu. The Mettur Thermal Power Station acts as a Base load power plant for the Tamil Nadu Electricity Board. As of 2011, the town had a population of 52,813.


This is a perfect opportunity to take a break from your routine and enjoy a fun-filled holiday. Mettur in India is an ideal destination for a vacation! Mettur is located at a short trip away from Coimbatore a major city in India. Attractions in Coimbatore include Dhyanalinga Temple, Marudamalai Temple, Perur Pateeswarar Temple. Popular vacation packages of Mettur are of 1-2 days.

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