Top 5 most stunning waterfalls in Karnataka


1. Iruppu Falls

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Coorg is known for its natural beauty and the Iruppu Falls are a part of it. It is located close to Nagarhole National Park. The fall is a famous tourist attraction. Iruppu is one magnificent waterfall. If one is in Karnataka the Iruppu Falls is a must visit.

2. Shivanasamudra Falls

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Shivanasamudra is one of the best waterfalls in Karnataka and is also called Siva Samudram. The fall is a segmented waterfall with several parallel stream formed adjacent to each other.

3. Jog Falls

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Jog Falls is the second-highest plunge waterfalls in India. The height of the falls is 253 meters and it looks awesome and the force of the fall hitting the rock can be felt. It is one of the most famous falls in India.

4. Kunchikal Falls

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Located close to the Shimoga District, the Kunchikal Fall is 455 meters high and flow in step which creates smaller falls. The view of the waterfall is just beautiful.

5. Abbey Falls

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The monsoon season look of the Abbey Falls is just too beautiful as the river is in its full flow. Located in a town called Madikeri, the falls are situated on Coffee plantations.  It a best place for picnics in closeness to nature.


  • Rahul Gupta

    This is quite an impressive and informative article …..please also share some of the best things to do and hotels at these places …we are planning for a vacation towards the south …i have gone through your article and the waterfalls are very cool…so if you could share more details for the travelers……

    • Tarun Sharma

      thanks Rahul , we will definitely try to share more information on this ….cheers