Tourist Places in Hogenakkal

Places to Visit in Hogenakkal

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Hogenakkal is mostly preferred by travellers. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Hogenakkal is, however, mostly preferred. The best season or months to visit places in Hogenakkal are February, June, July, August, September, October, November, December. There are 12 tourist places in Hogenakkal, which can be explored by travellers. Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Hogenakkal can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in Hogenakkal for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download HolidayIQ.com's Hogenakkal Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Hogenakkal, browse through photos & pictures, explore Hogenakkal using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Hogenakkal, which are great places to visit, are Pennagram Village, Hogenakkal Falls. Hogenakkal can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.

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Hogenakkal Falls, Hogenakkal
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Hogenakkal Falls is often known as the 'Niagara of India'. Located in the Dharmapuri District of Tamil Nadu, it lies at a distance of about 180 kilometres from Bangalore and 46 kilometres from Dharmapuri. Importance of the site can be assessed by the fact that the destination... Read More »
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Pennagram Village, Hogenakkal
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Pennagram Village is surrounded by dense forests. A beautiful hamlet located in Dharmapuri District, it about seven square kilometres in area. Located at a distance of 15 kilometres from Hogenakkal, the village is famous for its brightly coloured giant terracotta statues.... Read More »
"Typical Village"Mar 23, 2016
Kaveri River, Hogenakkal
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Kaveri River originates at Talakaveri in the Brahmagiri hills in Kodagu district in Karnataka. On reaching Hogenakkal, the river gathers momentum, since the land drops in elevation. At this point, the river drops and creates numerous waterfalls, as the water cuts through the... Read More »
Melagiri Hills, Hogenakkal
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Melagiri Hills on the Eastern Ghats contain an expanse of 1,295 square kilometres of dry deciduous and semi-evergreen forests. Bound by the Kaveri River on the west, the hills act as the meeting point of the Western and Eastern Ghats. Located between the Dharmapuri and... Read More »
Theerthamalai Temple, Hogenakkal
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Theerthamalai Temple is a sacrosanct place in Harur taluk of Dharmapuri District. It is renowned for being the place of worship of Lord Rama for absolving himself of the sin of having killed several demons in the war against Ravana. Temple of Lord Theerthagireeswar (Lord... Read More »
  • Type: Place of Worship
Hanuman Theertham, Hogenakkal
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Hanuman Theertham is situated on the banks of river South Pennar at about 16 kilometres from the Theerthamalai Temple. A sacrosanct place, the site is believed to be the point where Hanuman threw away the vessel containing the Ganga water, in anger. The source of this... Read More »
  • Type: Dam
Mettur Dam, Hogenakkal
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Mettur Dam was constructed in a gorge, where the Kaveri River enters the plains. Built in 1934, the dam has a length of 1,700 metres. Hogenakkal lies upstream from the dam. Formerly known as Stanley Reservoir, the dam provides irrigation facilities to a part of Salem, the... Read More »
  • Type: Temple
Parameswari Temple, Hogenakkal
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Parameswari Temple is located at a distance of 15 kilometres from Hogenakkal in the Pennagram Village. Putlur Poongavanathamman alias Arulmigu Angala is said to be the goddess of this temple. It is believed that the goddess hails from Angalaamman from Melmalayanur, Tamil Nadu.... Read More »
  • Type: Dam
Krishnagiri Dam, Hogenakkal
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Krishnagiri Dam is located across the Kaveri River. Located near Krishnagiri town, the dam is constructed across the Thenpennar. Situated between Dharmapuri and Krishnagiri districts, it is a favourite picnic spot. Trekking from the dam to the Yelagiri Hills in Eastern Ghat is... Read More »
  • Type: Monument
  • Entry: Paid
Subramanya Siva, Hogenakkal
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Subramanya Siva is a monument built in memory of the great patriot Subramanya Siva. Born on 19 September 1884 in Vathalagundu, Madhurai, Subramanya Siva was a revolutionary Independence fighter of Tamil Nadu. During his working with V.O Chidamparam Pillai and Subramanya... Read More »
  • Type: Temple
Kottakovil, Hogenakkal
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Kottakovil  is located on the northern side of Dharmapuri District. One of the famous temples built for Lord Shiva, it is home to many rare sculptures and paintings. Maintained by the Government and people of Dharmapuri, the temple also contains the 'Hanging pillar', as... Read More »
  • Type: Place of Worship
Adhiyamankottam, Hogenakkal
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Adhiyamankottam is situated on the Salem-Dharmapuri road at a distance of 7 km from Dharmapuri. Capital of Adhiyamans, ancient rulers of Tagadur, it contains the ruins of the roughly oval shaped fort. Held as a protected monument, the Chenraya Perumal temple is the most... Read More »

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