20 Waterfalls in Tamil Nadu that you should visit - With photos & details

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20 Waterfalls to explore in Tamil Nadu

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Aagaya Gangai water fallsAagaya Gangai water falls, Ariyurnadu, Tamil Nadu 637411

This is located in the Kolli hills of the eastern ghats. This is a beautiful waterfalls surrounded by rocks and trees.

Agasthiyar FallsKaraiyar Dam, Road, Papanasam, Tamil Nadu 627425, India

Agastiyar falls is located near to the Papanasham in Thirunelveli district. The falls is located on the western ghats and to the Papanasam lower.

Avalanche LakeAvalanche Lake, Tamil Nadu

Famous tourist spot in Ooty among nature enthusiasts and photographers. The lake is set amidst a captivating landscape that is filled with lovely flowers. The waterfalls that fall down the nearby mountains further add to the beauty of the place.

Bana Theertham water FallsPapanasam R.F., Tamil Nadu 627425, India

It is located inside the picturesque location of the Karaiyar dam. This is a natural cascading falls located in the Kalakad Mundanthurai tiger reserve.

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.

Catherine Water FallsNilgiris, Tamil Nadu 643201, India

It is far away from the urban areas and is situated inside a dense forest . trekking area, beautiful falls. The falls are nestled amidst the lush greens of the Nilgiris and are a pristine location to witness the beauty of nature.

Chinna SuruliMegamalai, Tamil Nadu 625579, India

The Suruli Falls is also known as Cloudland Falls and Megamalai Falls. It falls from a height of around 150 ft. The ideal time to visit this place is between the months of June and October

Courtallam Main FallsCourtallam, Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu 627802, India

The falls is located on the western ghats on the river Chittar and is considered as a medical spa on account of the medical smell in the waters.

Fairy FallsFairy Falls Rd, Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu 624101, India

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.

Hogenakkal waterfallsHogenakkal, Tamil Nadu 636810, India

This place is often referred to as "Niagra falls of India" . is known for bathing are and hide boat rides, projecting itself as a major tourist attraction.

Jalagamparai-WaterfallsNagalathu Extension R.F., Tamil Nadu 635853, India

Located at a 1000 meter above sea level. The cool hill station of Yelagiri is situated in the district of Vellore. Trekking area, natural beauty, offroad.

Kalhatti FallsSholur, Tamil Nadu 643206, India

Also called as Bird watcher falls situated around 400 feet high in the Sigur plateau.

Kiliyur FallsKilliyur Road, Pattipadi, Tamil Nadu 636601, India

This falls is formed by the overflowing waters of Yarcaud lake. The view of the falls is breathtaking, especially in monsoon season. This is a seasonal falls and the best time to visit this place is immediately after the monsoons.

Kodiveri DamKodiveri Dam, Periyakodiveri, Tamil Nadu 638503, India

Wonderful picnic spot located near Sathyamangalam. The waterfall formed in the downstream of the kodiveri dam is a wonderful spot with nice views of the falls.

Koraiyaru FallsA Mettur P.O., Koraiyaru, Sengattur R.F., Tamil Nadu 621103, India

Waterfalls located inside a dense forest, natural beauty, Trekking, etc. It is one of the waterfalls along the Eastern Ghats, and near Thondamanthurai, Perambalur district, India. It's the source of many small streams which join the Vellar River.

Kumbakkarai FallsKumbakarai Road, Tamil Nadu 624101, India

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.

Kutladampatti FallsMadurai Kutralam, Water Falls Rd, Sirumalai R.F., Tamil Nadu 625501, India

This is a 27-meter long waterfall located inside a reserve forest of Kutladampatti, where one can spend an inexpensive time and rejuvenate the mind and enjoy the beauty of nature.

Siddhar TempleSelathampatty, Sithanur, kanjamalai, Tamil Nadu 636302, India

This is one of the 18 tamil siddha temple and is situated in the foot of Kanja malai. Several perennial wells, waterfalls and small reservoirs are present near to the temple.

Siruvani WaterfallsNoyyal River, Booluvampatti, Tamil Nadu 641114, India

Siruvani falls is a beautiful waterfall located in the Coimbatore district. There is also a dam associated with this river and waterfalls.  this is a tourist-friendly location in Tamilnadu.

Thirparappu WaterFallsThirparappu, Tamil Nadu 629161, India

The kodyar river makes it descent at the Thirparappu and the waterfall. It is a magnificent waterfall which will rejuvenate the viewer's mind. We can take a bath from this waterfall by enjoying the natural beauty.