Is Almatti Dam open for tourist?

Is Almatti Dam open for tourist?

The Almatti Dam can be visited during timings 10:00 AM – 8:00 PM. Entry fee is charged at INR 20 per person.

What is the purpose of Almatti Dam?

The Almatti Dam is the main reservoir of the Upper Krishna Irrigation Project; the 290 megawatt (MW) power project is located on the right side of the Almatti Dam. The facility uses vertical kaplan turbines: five 55MW generators and one 15MW generator.

What type of dam is almatti?

The Almatti Dam is in a Bijapur, a small town Northern Karnataka, and is built across the Krishna river. The construction was done in 2005, so it is a relatively new dam….Almatti Dam, Bijapur.

Built on River Krishna
Type Composite
Length 1,565.15 meters
Height 23.31 meters

Where is Almatti Dam located?

Almatti Dam

Lal Bahadur Shastri Dam
Official name Upper Krishna-I (Almatti)
Location Almatti, Nidgundi, Bijapur district, Karnataka
Coordinates 16.331°N 75.888°ECoordinates:16.331°N 75.888°E
Construction began 1963

Which is the biggest dam in Karnataka?

Tungabhadra Dam is considered as the biggest dam in Karnataka. This multi-purpose dam is built across Tungabhadra River in Hospet. The dam which has 33 gates provides water for irrigation, drinking water and is also used for electricity generation.

In which state is Tungabhadra Dam located?

district of Karnataka
Tungabhadra Dam is built across the Tungabhadra River, a tributary of River Krishna. The Dam lies in Hospet in the Ballari district of Karnataka and has a whopping capacity of 135,000 million cubic feet.

Which is the big dam in India?

Large Dam

# Name State
1 Tehri Dam Uttarakhand
2 Lakhwar Dam Uttarakhand
3 Idukki (Eb)/Idukki Arch Dam Kerala
4 Bhakra Dam Himachal Pradesh