Waterfalls in Tamil Nadu

Waterfalls in Tamil Nadu

Top Waterfalls in Tamil Nadu recommended by travellers

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  • Type: Water Fall
99%
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Kalhatti Water Falls, Mudumalai (Masinagudi)
Rank 9
Ranked 9 of 1927
Places to Visit in Tamil Nadu
Average Rating
5.4 / 7 1
10 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Kalhatti Water Falls boasts a height of 40 metres and is considered to be an ideal destination for trekking. This water fall is around 13 km from Ooty on the Ooty-Mysore route. The water fall is located at around 2,000 metres above the sea level and the entire route runs... Read More »
"A beautiful falls"Feb 21, 2015 "Nice waterfalls"Jan 3, 2014
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  • Type: Water Fall
  • Entry: Paid
Agaya Gangai Waterfalls, Kolli Hills
Rank 54
Ranked 54 of 1927
Average Rating
6.2 / 7 1
10 Ratings & 9 Reviews
The Agaya Gangai Waterfall in Kolli Hills gushes down from a height of 300 ft into the River Aiyaru. The waterfall lies very close to the Arappaleeshvarar temple and is surrounded by mountains on all sides. This site is suitable for trekking and is best visited during the... Read More »
  • Type: Water Fall
  • Entry: Paid
Five Falls, Courtallam
Rank 77
Ranked 77 of 1927
Average Rating
5.9 / 7 1
24 Ratings & 17 Reviews
Five Falls is one of the favoured sites of travellers visiting Courtallam and is located at a distance of 4 km from the town. These falls split into five sections before cascading vertically at Aravankadu Pass. The cluster of five falls is often compared with five heads... Read More »
Hogenakkal Falls, Hogenakkal
Rank 88
Ranked 88 of 1927
Places to Visit in Tamil Nadu
Average Rating
5.4 / 7 1
60 Ratings & 46 Reviews
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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  • Type: Water Fall
99%
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Chinnakallar, Valparai
Rank 98
Ranked 98 of 1927
Places to Visit in Tamil Nadu
Average Rating
6.4 / 7 1
5 Ratings & 5 Reviews
Chinnakallar Falls is the second highest rainfall area in the country. This waterfall is located about 15 km away from Valparai and is surrounded by dense forests. Read More »
  • Type: Water Fall
63%
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Silver Cascade Falls, Kodaikanal
Rank 106
Ranked 106 of 1927
Places to Visit in Tamil Nadu
Average Rating
5.4 / 7 1
80 Ratings & 55 Reviews
Silver Cascade Falls, one of the most famous waterfalls, is the first attraction that unfolds to tourist, located on the Madurai - Kodaikanal road, on way to Kodaikanal. This waterfall is the result of excess water in the Kodai Lake, which comes down as a fall. Silver Cascade... Read More »
"Average waterfall"Oct 4, 2017 "An average waterfall"Apr 10, 2017
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  • Type: Water Fall
  • Entry: Paid
75%
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Old Falls, Courtallam
Rank 112
Ranked 112 of 1927
Average Rating
5.8 / 7 1
14 Ratings & 13 Reviews
Old Falls, regionally known as Pazhaya Courtallam, is situated along with the road to Tenkasi. The 200-ft fall features steps that are cut out into the rocks for breaking flow of cascading water. This water stream is located at a distance of 10 km from the centre of the... Read More »
"Bath on falls"Aug 16, 2017 "Very good place in Thenkasi"Feb 9, 2016
Thiruparrapu Falls or Tirparappu Water Falls, Kanyakumari
Rank 124
Ranked 124 of 1927
Places to Visit in Tamil Nadu
Average Rating
5.8 / 7 1
21 Ratings & 13 Reviews
Thiruparrapu Falls or Tirparappu Water Falls is located in the Kanyakumari District, about 35 km from Nagercoil and 13 km from Pechiparai Reservoir. The waterfalls fall in to River Kothai from a height of about 15 meters. A weir has been constructed above the Thiruparrapu... Read More »
  • Type: Water Fall
67%
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Kovai Kutralam Falls, Coimbatore
Rank 125
Ranked 125 of 1927
Places to Visit in Tamil Nadu
Average Rating
6.0 / 7 1
7 Ratings & 5 Reviews
Visit the awe inspiring Kovai Kutralam Falls located in Siruvani, about 37 km from Coimbatore. The scenic waterfalls are situated within dense forests and thus visitors are not permitted after 5 pm. Beautifully located amidst the calm peaceful jungles, it is a good place to... Read More »
Hogenakkal Waterfalls, Dharmapuri
Rank 133
Ranked 133 of 1927
Average Rating
6.0 / 7 1
7 Ratings & 4 Reviews
The Hogenakkal Waterfalls is located on the borders of Krishnagiri and Dharmapuri districts in the state of Tamil Nadu. Situated on the banks of the river Kaveri, the falls is often referred to as Kaveri. The Hogenakkal Waterfalls cascades from an average altitude of around... Read More »
  • Type: Water Fall
99%
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Siruvani Falls and Dam, Coimbatore
Rank 149
Ranked 149 of 1927
Places to Visit in Tamil Nadu
Average Rating
6.7 / 7 1
5 Ratings & 4 Reviews
Siruvani falls and dam is located in Attapady in the Anamalai range about 46 km from Palakkad. Though situated in Kerala, the majority of the water from Siruvani dam is supplied to the city of Coimbatore.Siruvani falls and dam is popular for its sweet water, often credited to... Read More »
  • Type: Water Fall
  • Entry: Paid
Main Falls, Courtallam
Rank 152
Ranked 152 of 1927
Average Rating
5.9 / 7 1
15 Ratings & 10 Reviews
Main Falls, also known as Peraruvi is the biggest and most frequented waterfall among the nine falls. The water stream cascades downstream from an altitude of 60 m at the location. Located in the town centre, the water stream is also a worship place for the locals. The... Read More »
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  • Type: Water Fall
Monkey Falls, Valparai
Rank 164
Ranked 164 of 1927
Places to Visit in Tamil Nadu
Average Rating
5.6 / 7 1
4 Ratings & 4 Reviews
Monkey Falls is also known as Chinna Kutralam. It is located close to the Azhiyar Park and the Siddashram. Read More »
"Good place to visit"Dec 29, 2015 "On the way to Coimbatore"Dec 8, 2015
  • Type: Water Fall
99%
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Ubbalamadugu Falls, Chennai
Rank 175
Ranked 175 of 1927
Places to Visit in Tamil Nadu
Average Rating
6.5 / 7 1
4 Ratings & 3 Reviews
Ubbalamadugu Falls is a spectacular water fall located in Varadaiah Palayam very close to Sricity.As this water fall is located near a dense forest it is also a recommended destination for nature walks and bird watching and best sought after by trekking enthusiasts as one can... Read More »
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  • Type: Water Fall
99%
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Monkey Falls, Coimbatore
Rank 188
Ranked 188 of 1927
Places to Visit in Tamil Nadu
Average Rating
5.9 / 7 1
6 Ratings & 6 Reviews
Monkey Falls is one of the famous attractions   known for the perennial waterfall.   The river stream surrounded by the lush greenery originates from Valparai Hills.   Located on Coimbatore-Pollachi-Valparai main road, it lies at a distance of 65... Read More »
  • Type: Water Fall
Olakaruvi Falls, Kanyakumari
Rank 242
Ranked 242 of 1927
Places to Visit in Tamil Nadu
Average Rating
5.8 / 7 1
5 Ratings & 5 Reviews
Olakaruvi Falls is situated in Azhagiapandipuram village of Thovalai Taluk of Kanyakumari District. The Olakaruvi Waterfalls are located at a distance of about 80 km from Thiruvananthapuram, 39 km from Nagercoil and 20 km from Kanyakumari. Olakaruvi Falls is situated... Read More »
"Not worth visiting"Jan 7, 2016 "Exotic Forest place"Nov 13, 2014
  • Type: Water Fall
Kiliyur Falls, Salem
Rank 248
Ranked 248 of 1927
Average Rating
6.5 / 7 1
3 Ratings & 2 Reviews
The Kiliyur Falls is another popular attraction of Salem, situated 3 km away from the city. These falls drop from a height of 300 ft and are famous for its activities like boating and swimming. Read More »
"Nice Place"Aug 26, 2014 "Trekking was fun but strenuous"Sep 27, 2013
  • Type: Water Fall
99%
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Fairy Falls, Kodaikanal
Rank 254
Ranked 254 of 1927
Places to Visit in Tamil Nadu
Average Rating
4.9 / 7 1
8 Ratings & 6 Reviews
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  • Type: Water Fall
Vydehi Falls, Coimbatore
Rank 257
Ranked 257 of 1927
Places to Visit in Tamil Nadu
Average Rating
6.0 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Vydehi Waterfalls is counted among the   beautiful places of the region.  The place is famous for smooth sloppy rocks, which also provide beautiful sight of serene mountain ranges. Located on Western Ghats, Vaidehi waterfalls lies at distance of 35 km from... Read More »
"An amazing place"May 19, 2016 "Have to walk a long"May 12, 2015
Catherine Falls, Coonoor, Ooty
Rank 286
Ranked 286 of 1927
Places to Visit in Tamil Nadu
Average Rating
5.1 / 7 1
21 Ratings & 11 Reviews
Catherine Falls is one of the most popular waterfalls in Coonoor.Located near Kotagiri, 10 km away from Coonoor, this waterfall is named after Catherine Cocburn, the wife of M.D. Cocburn, a pioneer coffee planter in Kotagiri. Locally known as Gaddhehaada Halla, Catherine... Read More »