How to reach Western Ghats Meet Site
Thenmala Dam is situated 62 km from Trivandrum (Tvm) and is on Trivandrum-Shenkottai NH.You get the Kerala State Road Transport Corporation buses from Trivarndrum Bus station. The buses to Trivandrum-Thenkassi (Kerala-Tamil Nadu Interstate buses) go through Thenmala Dam. It is about 2.15 hours journey from Trivandrum.Other buses go through this direction are Tvm-Thenmala and Tvm--Aryankavu pass.
Nearest Airport is Trivandrum and Nearest Railway station is Kollam.You can get it down at Kollam Railway station. The Kollam-Thenkashi buses ( K.S.R.T.C) are plying from Kollam Kerala Road Transport Bus Two Trains are go to Kollam-Shenkottai meter gage line. one at early morning (6.30 am) and other at 12pm.The traveling through kollam-shenkottai meter gage is really a memorable trip for you.Station.From Trivandum Thampanoor Bus station every one hour you get Trivandrum-Thenkasi bus. The first bus from tvm bus station starts on 4.45,other schedule 6.45am,8 am,9 am 10am 11 am 12 pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm 6pm 7pm 8pm and 9.30pm.The last bus from Trivandrum will be at 9.30pm.You can come through Madurai side(Tamil Nadu). Madurai - Thirunellveli - Thenkasi - Shenkotta - Aryankavupass (Kerala) - Thenmala - Thenmala Dam (destination).
Kollam is the nearest town to Thenmala Dam
You can reach Thenmala Dam by Buses plying from Kollam
to Thenkasi/Aryan Kavu/Thenmala/Shencottai/Coortalam.
Madras to Madurai, Madurai to Thirunelveli, Thirunelveli
to Thenkasi/Ambasamudram, Thenkasi to Thenmala Dam.
Thenmala Dam is approximately 76 km away from
Trivandrum.You can reach Thenmala Dam by buses plying
to Thenkasi/Thenmala/Aryankavu.The bus timings from
Trivandrum Kerala State Road Transport Corporation Bus
Stand (Thampanoor) are given below
1.4.40am-TVM-Thenkasi (First Bus)-Destination is
Thenmala Dam Stop.
9.3pm-Tvm-Thenmala (2.30pm?? Please contact K.S.R.T.C enquiry counter
15.9.30pm-Tvm-Thenkasi (Last Bus- Please Don't wait for last bus)
If you need more details/information please contact Susanth by mobile phone number is 09447699236. And landline number is 0471-2437244 (6am to 9.45am and 6pm to 11pm)