This dam was constructed in between 1955-57 AD. It is located at about 10 kms away from Krishnagiri. Flower gardens have been developed on either side of the dam in an area of 50 acres. Several thousand acres of land is irrigated under this project. It is a good picnic spot. A children's park is well maintained by the Public Works Department. There is heavy inflow of tourists on weekends. Boating facility is being done. It helps in fulfilling the recreational needs of the people.
Kelevarapalli Dam Construction of this project was completed in 1995 AD. It is situated at a distance of 10 kms from Hosur. It is only 8 kms away from Karnataka State.
Pambar Dam This Dam is Situated near Uthankari.
is known as " Little England ". This place is about 25 kms from Hosur. It is on the border of Tamil Nadu adjoining Karnataka. It is situated in valleys and cliffs. The climate is very pleasant and experiences cold and cloudy weather resembling England and therefore referred to as 'Little England' since the British days.
Arulmigu Maragathambigai Chandra Choodeswarar Temple
This temple is located in Hosur on National Highway 7 and most of the pilgrims come from Karnataka. This temple stands on a hillock beside this temple a children's park and an observatory has been setup by the tourism department.
Government Museum The museum is known to be the repository of traditional culture, art and architecture, heritage and historical background and a means to spread the tradition and heritage, culture and art of Tamil Nadu in general and Krishnagiri district in particular. This museum has been functioning since 1993, and is situated on Gandhi Salai, Krishnagiri. Exhibits from various subjects such as Archeology, Anthropology, Botany, Zoology, Geography, Children's gallery and Painting gallery are installed here. It is not only a place of tourist interest but is also a center of education. The museum collects monuments, Classifies and preserves them to conduct research on its historical worthiness.
Hosur The industries here are the means of raising the standard of living of people in Krishnagiri district. The credit for the good industrial base is due to the good climate. The state government and central government provide incentives and inspiration. Krishnagiri is at an altitude of 1000 mtrs from sea level. It is very near to Bangalore the capital of Karnataka industries of various kinds such as electricals, electronic, automobile, chemical, iron and steel are flourishing because of the favourable condition and infrastructure availability. Information Technology has a great scope for investment because of the proximity of Bangalore.
There are Many Places of Interest for developing tourism in this district. There are springs and ravens. Streams and waterfalls among the hills and hillocks of this district.
'Betta Mugalalam' near Thally is a good place and can be developed as a tourist spot. The forest of Anchetty and Thally areas have great scope for creation of theme park. The 'Nemileri' Tank near Denkanikottai is suitable for landscape farming.
There is a Children's park and a boating spot.