Tourist Places in Shivanasamundra

Places to Visit in Shivanasamundra

Shivanasamundra - #48 of 101 in Karnataka |
Shivanasamundra Average Rating - 5.1/7 1 based on 88 Ratings

Shivanasamundra is mostly preferred by travellers from New Delhi. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Shivanasamundra is, however, mostly preferred by Group, Single. The best season or months to visit places in Shivanasamundra are February, August, September, October, November, December. There are 7 tourist places in Shivanasamundra, 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 Shivanasamundra 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 Shivanasamundra for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download HolidayIQ.com's Shivanasamundra Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Shivanasamundra, browse through photos & pictures, explore Shivanasamundra using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Shivanasamundra, which are great places to visit, are Talakad Temples, Shimsha Dam, Shimshapura Falls, Cauvery River, Shivanasamundra Falls. Shivanasamundra can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.

Shivanasamundra Tourist Places



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Cauvery River, Shivanasamundra
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The Cauvery River in Karnataka bifurcates twice to form the island of Shivanasamundra and Srirangapatnam that are 80 km apart from each other. The island of Shivanasamundra is famous for the Shivanasamundra Falls, including the twin falls, the Gaganachukki Falls and the... Read More »
"Good river without much pollution"Jan 27, 2016 "Best river"Dec 15, 2015
  • Type: Water Fall
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Shivanasamundra Falls, Shivanasamundra
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The Shivanasamundra Falls is a twin waterfalls located at the site of Asia's second hydroelectric power station. It falls from a height of 90 m, into the Cauvery River. This waterfall is regarded as the second largest in India. The Barachukki Falls and Gaganachukki Falls lie... Read More »
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Barachukki and Gaganachukki Falls, Shivanasamundra
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The Barachukki and Gaganachukki Falls are part of the Shivanasamundra Falls, on the Cauvery River. Towards the western side lies the Gaganachukki Falls, while to the east is the Barachukki Falls. The Barachukki Falls is wider than Gaganachukki Falls and has a narrow path... Read More »
  • Type: Place of Worship
Talakad Temples, Shivanasamundra
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The Talakad temples are also known as Pancha Pathi temples that are dedicated to Lord Shiva. These temples have stone pillars and are constructed in the ancient Chola and Chalukyan architectural styles. Some of the important temples in Talakad are the Maruleshwara temple,... Read More »
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Shimshapura Falls, Shivanasamundra
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The Shimshapura Falls is situated in the Shimsha Village of the Malavalli Taluka. The waterfall is the site of the Shimsha Hydroelectric Project, the second hydroelectric power station of Asia. This falls is formed by the Shimsha River that provides water for the project. Read More »
"Awesome Fall"May 8, 2014
  • Type: Dam
Shimsha Dam, Shivanasamundra
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The Shimsha Dam, also known as the Markonahalli Dam, is constructed across the Shimsha River at a height of 731.57 m above sea level. The dam was built by Krishnaraja Wodeyar IV, the King of Mysore, for irrigating 6,070 hectares of land. There is a pair of earth dams at... Read More »
"Feel the Dam"Nov 9, 2014 "Saw it from a distance!"May 8, 2014
Cauvery Wildlife Sanctuary, Shivanasamundra
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The Cauvery Wildlife Sanctuary is situated near the Mutatti Village and is spread across an area of around 102.59 sq km. The sanctuary is covered with dry deciduous trees like jambul and arjuna. Animals like elephant, sambar, common otter, leopard and giant squirrel... Read More »

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