Blessed with pristine beauty of green slopes and serene spots, Kamaraj Sagar Dam is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Ooty. The Dam is situated in the town Kandal, which is 10 km away from Ooty. Kandal is a small place, famous for its picturesque surrounding and ancient towering trees.
Also popular as Sandynallah Reservoir, Kamaraj Sagar Dam is often visited as great picnic spot. Moreover, the lush greenery all around the Kamaraj makes it an interesting spot for shooting of a bollywood number.
Further, the place is also famous for fishing and bird watching. Students from all parts of the globe visit this dam to study and research the natural environment. Some of the nearby attractions to Kamaraj Sagar Dam are Raj Bhawan, Ooty Lake, Government Museum, Ooty Botanical Gardens and Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary.