The Kumbakkarai Falls is an important place of Tamilnadu tourist attractions. It is surrounded with forest and is located at 6 kms
from Periyakulam . The stream originates in Kodaikanal hills. The water flows throughout the year. The water of this falls contains
goodness of minerals and herbals. As it is in the foothills of Kodaikanal, it is a site for adventure for youths interested in trekking to
reach Kodaikanal by walk through ghat.
Sothuparai dam is located in Periyakulam, 10 kms away from the city . It is built across the river ‘Varaha’. It is a beautiful picnic
spot. The vide expanse of stored water is an impressive sight.