Anayirankal dam one of the largest earthen dams constructed in the 1960s is located 26 km from Munnar, A boat ride on the splendid force is an memorable experience that no visitant should miss.Near the city of Munnar is Chinnakanal and the falls then, popularly known as Power House falls, waterfall down a steep jewel 2000 m above ocean position. The spot is amended with the scenic view of the Western Ghat ranges. When you have traveled about seven kilometers from Chinnakanal, you reach Anayirangal. Anayirangal, 22 km from Munnar, is a lush green carpet of tea plants. A trip on the splendid reservoir is an memorable experience. The Anayirangal dam is circled by tea plantations and evergreen timbers.
The dam is enclosed on one side by timber and on the other by Tata Tea Plantation. The dam is located near the Kumily- Munnar road. The water flowing from the dam reaches Kuthungal and Ponmudi dams through the Panniyar river. Power is generated at Kuthungal and Panniyar powerhouses. The dam stores water from small rivers flowing from Bealram and rainwater flowing from the hills on the Tamil Nadu border.