Adavinainar Dam, Sengottai, Thirunelveli
The Adavinainar reservoir is located at the foot of the Western Ghats in Mekkarai village of Shenkottai Taluk in Tirunelveli district. It is located near Courtralam and Achanikoil in Kerala State. People visiting Courtralam also pay a visit to this dam. Here, a small falls is available. Adavinainar Dam is located at about 7 Kms from Panpoli and 10 Kms from Sengottai.
Sengottai is connected by road to most places in Tamilnadu and Kerala. Sengottai is directly connected with the City of Kollam via road and rail. The nearest airport is located at Madurai (164 Kms) & Trivandrum (100 Kms) roughly four hours by road and three hours by train. Pothigai express connects Sengottai with Tamilnadu capital city Chennai Egmore.