Unchalli Falls Water Fall in Yellapur - Video Reviews, Photos, History | HolidayIQ

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Ranked 2 of 10 sightseeing in Yellapur

Unchalli Falls, also known as Lushington Falls, is situated about 30 km away from Sirsi in the Uttara Kannada District. This waterfall of Aghanashini River, flows from a height of 116 m. It was named as the Lushington Falls, after the British District Collector J. D. Lushington, who discovered the falls in 1845.

The waterfall is also called as Keppa Joga. Visitors have to trek for 5 km from the Heggarne Village, through the dense forests, to reach this waterfall. The best time to visit the falls is during the monsoon season, between the months of July and October.

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  • Best Time: During DayLength of visit: More than 3hrs
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Amol Kurane5.0/5

3 reviews

Good waterfall

This waterfall is very nice. Its near Yallapur, Karnataka.. Even if you go after monsoon the water still exists there right time to go there is from June to November.

Akshatraj Adig5.0/5

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Amazing beauty of waterfalls

Karnataka is the mother home for waterfalls. In that especially, Uttara Kannada (Karwar) district is the hub of waterfalls, which included about ten waterfalls. In that, Unchalli Falls is the real retreat to eyes of nature devotees. Unchalli Falls is commonly called as 'Keppa Joga' among the locals and as it is discovered by J. D. Lushington, a district collector of British India. So it is called as 'Lushington Falls'. It is situated at about 35 kilometres from Taluka place, Siddapur. If you are nature and trekking lover, then take first route, which is real treat for trekkers. If you are going with women, then go with second way, which do not have much risk. This waterfalls of river Aghanashini, which makes a drop from 116 metres will never disappoint you.

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