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Attractions to explore near Bear Shola Falls

Bear Shola FallsKodaikanal, Tamil Nadu 624103, India

Bear Shola Falls is a popular tourist spot in the region of Kodaikanal. This cascade is a seasonal attraction that comes to life in its fullest during the monsoons when the water flows down from the hilltop making its way through the verdant greenery of the region.

Nearby Attractions

Kodaikanal Lake1.04 KMs away from Bear Shola Falls

A manmade lake located in the Kodaikanal city. boating, natural beauty, horse ride, shopping etc.

Coakers Walk - Kodaikanal1.97 KMs away from Bear Shola Falls

Coakers Walk is a beautiful man-made one-kilometre-long walking plaza built on the mountains in the mesmerizing city of Kodaikanal

Fairy Falls2.18 KMs away from Bear Shola Falls

Situated in the beautiful South-Indian station of Kodaikanal, the enchanting Fairy Falls is the source of the Pambar River which joins into the Vaigai River later on.

Kodaikanal Pine Forest2.95 KMs away from Bear Shola Falls


A great place for some nature walking and photography. This is a popular tourist spot in Kodaikanal and has an option for horse riding. The pine trees were planted in 1906 in order to grow timber.

Pillar Rocks Viewpoint3.62 KMs away from Bear Shola Falls


Pillar Rocks are three vertical granite boulders, standing shoulder to shoulder amidst untouched packets of dense rainforests.

Guna Caves3.74 KMs away from Bear Shola Falls

Guna Cave is wonderful tourist spot in Kodaikanal on Moir Point road. The cave is formed between two large Pillar Rocks. It is one of the best tourist places to visit in kodaikanal. This large, dark and ancient cave is also called as Devil's Kitchen.

Poombarai7.96 KMs away from Bear Shola Falls

A picturesque village in Kodaikanal, located around 6300 m above sea level. This place is famous for garlic and here is a small temple 'Kuzhanthai velappar temple'.

Kumbakkarai Falls8.72 KMs away from Bear Shola Falls

Kumbakkarai falls is the lesser- known falls in the foothills of Kodaikanal. This falls has two stages. . The travellers come here and take bath in the falls. The water flows throughout the year; but in rainy seasons the flow will be very heavy. Bathing is possible.

Berijam Lake10.94 KMs away from Bear Shola Falls

Berijam Lake is a reservoir near Kodaikanal. It is at the old site of Fort Hamilton in the upper Palani hills. This is part of a watershed development project. Trekkers can get permission to stay overnight. There is a forest rest house with limited accommodations which serves as an overnight base camp for Forestry Department staff, researchers, and trekkers.

Arulmigu Dhandayuthapani Swamy Temple22.61 KMs away from Bear Shola Falls

Palani is one of the important pilgrim place for Hindus. Palani Murugan (Kartikeya) temple is very famous among Hindu religion. This temple is situated in the top of a large hills. there is ropeway now to climb the hills, otherwise we should climb around 1000 steps to get there.

Vaigai Dam24.00 KMs away from Bear Shola Falls

A dam built across the Vaigai river. It provides water for irrigation to the Madhurai district and Dindigul district.

Top Station Munnar28.70 KMs away from Bear Shola Falls


Stay above the clouds, admire the beauty of the hills and the majestic sun emerging from the clouds in the morning.

Kurangani-Top Station Trail29.61 KMs away from Bear Shola Falls

Kurangani hill station lies close to Bodinayakanur in Theni district of Tamil Nadu. This lesser known gem of a place amid the vastly explored Western Ghats also holds a precipitous ledge at the height point of 8782 ft.

Amaravathi Crocodile Farm29.94 KMs away from Bear Shola Falls

The Amaravathi Crocodile Farm is considered as the biggest crocodile reproducing focus in southern India. The mugger crocodiles, famous as the Persian crocodiles and bog crocodiles, are the ordinarily discovered species.

Amaravathi Dam30.79 KMs away from Bear Shola Falls


It is a dam constructed across the Amaravathi river in 1957 during K .Kamaraj's administration.

Kanthalloor Waterfalls31.93 KMs away from Bear Shola Falls


20 meters high waterfall set in the wilderness overlooking view towards open valleys. You can shower underneath the falls if you are willing to fight the coldness of the waters.

Thoovanam Waterfalls32.15 KMs away from Bear Shola Falls


Hike to the waterfall through the forests of Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary.

Kanthaloor View Point32.41 KMs away from Bear Shola Falls


Viewpoint overlooking a valley below. A nice rocky place to spend time absorbing a peaceful scenary, and to feel the cold winds brushing the body softly.

Muniyara - Anakottapara Park33.22 KMs away from Bear Shola Falls


The Muniyara Dolmens are magnificent prehistoric dolmens, situated in Marayoor, Idukki. The tourists trek through the area of Muniyara to reach 15 different types of Dolmens, which belongs to the Neolithic Age, i.e. between 3000 BC and 14000 BC.

Kolukku Malai Top33.54 KMs away from Bear Shola Falls


The best place to view the sunrise, the beauty of tea plantations, clouds locked in valleys.