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Attractions to explore near Cheeyappara Waterfalls

Cheeyappara Waterfalls
Cheeyappara WaterfallsNH 85, Kochi-Madurai-Tondi Point Rd, Chillithodu, Kerala 685561, India


This waterfall lies on the roadside enrouting Munnar and is a popular spot for taking a break.

Nearby Attractions

Meenuliyan Para
Meenuliyan Para7.00 KMs away from Cheeyappara Waterfalls

A huge rock rising over 4,000 feet with an evergreen forest on top of it. The peaks are covered in mist in rainy days but otherwise, you will be able to see the Periyar river flowing below as a silver stream, and parts of the city of Cochin far away.

Thumbithullum Para
Thumbithullum Para7.92 KMs away from Cheeyappara Waterfalls

An intense hike of 2.5 kilometers to immerse in the beautiful views of Western Ghat mountain ranges and valleys filled with mists.

Anachadikuth Waterfalls
Anachadikuth Waterfalls9.91 KMs away from Cheeyappara Waterfalls

It is a lesser-known waterfall situated in the Idukki district. With the low depth and low rush of water, it is one of the safest waterfalls in Kerala.

Thommankuthu Waterfalls
Thommankuthu Waterfalls10.89 KMs away from Cheeyappara Waterfalls

Thommankuthu Waterfall is not a single fall, but a series of waterfalls set in a 12 km hiking stretch on river Kaliyar. The falls are inside the forest with each having pools at its bottom which are good for a dive. The falls are situated in the Idukki District of Kerala State in Southern India.

PERUMBANKUTHU WATERFALLS13.24 KMs away from Cheeyappara Waterfalls

One of the largest waterfalls in the state. You can even climb to top of the falls with the help of locals.

Thattekad Bird Sanctuary
Thattekad Bird Sanctuary17.72 KMs away from Cheeyappara Waterfalls

First bird sanctuary in Kerala. One of the richest bird habitat on peninsular India. "Thattekkad" means flat forest- the region is an evergreen low-land forest.

Keezharkuthu waterfalls
Keezharkuthu waterfalls17.89 KMs away from Cheeyappara Waterfalls

The waterfall located inside forest, falling from a height of 60 meters and accessible by hiking.

Palkulam Medu
Palkulam Medu19.79 KMs away from Cheeyappara Waterfalls

Pristine green hills, verdant valleys and a small infinity pool on top overlooking the valleys and mountains of the Western Ghats.

Bhoothathankettu20.29 KMs away from Cheeyappara Waterfalls

Bhoothathankettu means "Fort created by monsters". The legend is that monsters planned to submerge a Shiva temple nearby by making a dam in the area. Their plan was deterred by Lord Shiva by faking approaching dawn, thereby causing the monsters to runaway fearing the arrival of light. The demons were supposed to roll the large boulders seen in the area to the river bed creating the dam.

Eravikulam National Park
Eravikulam National Park25.37 KMs away from Cheeyappara Waterfalls

See endangered Nilgiri tahrs at close quarters, immerse in the amazing nature.

Cheruthoni Dam
Cheruthoni Dam27.61 KMs away from Cheeyappara Waterfalls

Third highest concrete gravity dam in India which is 138 metre tall and is constructed as a part of Idukki hydroelectric project along with the two other dams at Idukki and Kulamavu. One of the main Picnic spot and viewpoint in Idukki

Paniyeli Poru Rapids
Paniyeli Poru Rapids28.35 KMs away from Cheeyappara Waterfalls

Located in the Periyar river, the water here is forced to flow through narrow crevices in large rocks creating a turbulent water flow. The turbulence cant be seen from the surface.

Idukki Dam
Idukki Dam28.39 KMs away from Cheeyappara Waterfalls

One of the highest arch dams in Asia.This double curvature arch dam is constructed between two hills locally known as Kuravan and Kurathy.

Ilaveezhapoonchira28.98 KMs away from Cheeyappara Waterfalls

Ilaveezhapoonchira, sandwiched in the border of Kottayam and Idukki Districts of Kerala State in Southern India is a hill station surrounded by three hillocks - Mankunnu, Kudayathoor Vindhyan and Thonippara. This mesmerising hill station offers panoramic views spreading five districts of the state- Kottayam, Idukki, Ernakulam, Alappuzha, Pathanamthitta, and Thrissur.

Carmelagiri Elephant Park
Carmelagiri Elephant Park29.91 KMs away from Cheeyappara Waterfalls

Ride on an elephant, watch them bathe, shower and eat. The mahouts will show you how the elephant communicates and obey their commmands.

Chokramudi Peak
Chokramudi Peak30.04 KMs away from Cheeyappara Waterfalls

Three hours of a hard hike through tricky rock faces, breathtaking views, windy narrow paths. A viewpoint for an incredible sunrise.

Kattikkayam Waterfalls
Kattikkayam Waterfalls31.06 KMs away from Cheeyappara Waterfalls

A short hike, a flight of steps, and then swim under the well-hidden Kattikkayam waterfall.

Valparai32.82 KMs away from Cheeyappara Waterfalls

Located 3500 feet high from the sea level on the Anamalai mountain range. One of the best tourist places in Tamilnadu. This is a pollution free heavenly land surrounded by tea estates.

Illikkal Kallu
Illikkal Kallu33.29 KMs away from Cheeyappara Waterfalls

Illikkal Kallu (Illikkal Rock) is a large rock located 900 meters above the sea level on Illikkal Mala (Illikkal Mountain) in the Western Ghats. The rock is peculiar for its view, with half of it fallen down years ago and the remaining half still standing tall intimidating and fascinating its visitors. The beauty of the landscape is comparable to that of the popular Pillar Rocks at Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu.

Calvari Mount View Point
Calvari Mount View Point33.51 KMs away from Cheeyappara Waterfalls

Soak in the views of Idukki Reservoir, the Western Ghat Mountains, and tribal villages.