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Attractions to explore near Jog Falls

Jog FallsJog Falls, Karnataka

Created by the Sharavathi River dropping 253 meters (830 ft), making it the second-highest plunge waterfall in India after the Nohkalikai Falls with a drop of 335 meters (1100 ft) in Meghalaya.

Nearby Attractions

Dabbe Falls11.42 KMs away from Jog Falls

Nestled within the lush green folds of Saravathi wildlife sanctuary, it is a storied waterfall reachable through picturesque trails.

Linganamakki Reservoir21.79 KMs away from Jog Falls

Spread across the river Sharavathi, it is one of the major dams of Karnataka with a length of 2.4 kilometers. Connected by canals, the reservoir gets it's water from nearby Chakra and Savahaklu reservoirs and from rainfall in the region.

Sharavati Valley Wildlife Sanctuary24.24 KMs away from Jog Falls

Spread over an area of 431.23 km2, it has dense evergreen and semi-evergreen forests. The sanctuary is a refuge of the endangered lion-tailed macaque.

Koosalli Falls32.49 KMs away from Jog Falls

The Koosalli Waterfalls is a large waterfall located in a deep, rocky forest area. It is a cascading waterfall with six different waterfalls dropping from a height of about 470 feet.

Gudavi Bird Sanctuary32.70 KMs away from Jog Falls

217 diffrent rare species fo birds belonging to 48 families are found at this place.

Murudeshwar Temple38.19 KMs away from Jog Falls

"Murdeshwar" is another name of the Hindu god Shiva. Famous for the world's tallest Shiva statue, this beach town lies on the coast of the Arabian Sea and is also famous for the Murdeshwar Temple.

Hidlumane Waterfalls40.02 KMs away from Jog Falls

Accessed by hiking, this is a series of six cascading waterfalls hidden from one other. The trek from the first fall to the 6th fall includes steeper trek that runs through forest, water, and rocks.

Sri Mookambika Temple40.57 KMs away from Jog Falls

The famous temple located in the valley of Kodchadri peak. A good place for mental rejuvenation and for spiritual energy.

Kodachadri Hill41.76 KMs away from Jog Falls

13th highest peak of Karnataka state. Surrounded by dense forests and breathtaking views, it is a major attraction for hikers. At the top of the peak stands a stone-built temple dedicated to Adi Shankara.

Yana47.39 KMs away from Jog Falls

Yana is a village located in the forests of Kumta.Which is known for the unusual karst rock formations.

Vibhuthi Falls49.63 KMs away from Jog Falls

Vibhoothi waterfalls is one of the many waterfalls in the western ghats. surrounded by large rocks and limestone deposits. The waterfall is a picturesque spot which flows in steps that make it the ideal refuge spots for the summer.

Netrani Island57.11 KMs away from Jog Falls

Also known as Pegion island situated near to the Muradeswar. It is a heart shaped island.

Maravanthe beach60.98 KMs away from Jog Falls

NH-66 runs next to the beach and the Suparnika River flows on the other side of the road, creating a spectacular scenery here.

Om Beach61.59 KMs away from Jog Falls

Om beach is shaped as two semi crescents join together forming the shape of Om. Tourists can enjoy the banana boat, surfing, jet skiing, etc. on this beach. The beach has a breathtaking view of the sunset.

Kudle Beach62.70 KMs away from Jog Falls

Lined with coconut trees, Kudle Beach is a perfect, peaceful little beach flanked and protected by hills in its sides. The spot also has some hiking trails passing through if you are interested in that. Surfing, Kayaking, Swimming are also possible.

Gokarna63.69 KMs away from Jog Falls

Gokarna is a small temple town in the western coast of India. Gokarna is known as one of the seven Hindu pilgrimage centers.

Tarakeshwara Temple68.57 KMs away from Jog Falls

Truly a fine example of the architectural marvel of our medieval times which was assigned in the 12th century AD. The complex is a listed monument of the Archaeological Survey of India. It also has three memorial stones which are sculpted with religious and military scenes and inscribed with text in the Kannada language.

Aanegudde Shree Vinayaka Temple, Kumbhashi74.19 KMs away from Jog Falls

One of the seven places of pilgrimage in the region called ‘Parashurama Srishti’ which are believed to be created by sage Parashurama. Anegudde means elephant (Aane) hillock (Gudde) and it is the abode of the elephant god, Sri Vinayaka.

Kundadri Hills83.94 KMs away from Jog Falls

A mountain peak crowning dense forests. There is a Jain Temple at the top of the mountain, and two small ponds formed by the rock on one side of this temple provided water to earlier sages.

Onake Abbi Falls84.55 KMs away from Jog Falls

Towering waterfall dropping from a high rock cliff. Hike for about 1.5 hours to reach the falls. Water drops from over 200 feet into a pool.