Srisailam Dam is a prime attraction in the hilly region of Srisailam in Kurnool District of Andhra Pradesh. It is constructed across the famous Krishna River and is placed in a deep canyon in the thickly wooded Nallamala hill range. The dam has an elevation of about 300 m and has a length 512 m.
Srisailam dam is acclaimed as one of the twelve largest hydroelectric power project in India and has 12 radial crest gates. The dam is set on the backdrop of Nallamala forests and the vibrant flow of Krishna River. It is a hot tourist spot for those looking for natural eye feasting attractions.