India has some of the most soothing waterfalls to explore, from the glaciers to the sea. Since the monsoon is near, you can plan your vacation in July and experience the serene feeling of being near water. Also, the water sound will calm your soul. Since waterfalls in July overflow beautifully, ensure to visit the must-visit waterfalls in India and make the moments worth it.
Top 5 Must-Visit Waterfalls in India
India • 26 Jul, 2022 • 2,254 Views
By: Shivani Chourasia
Kune Waterfalls, located in Lonavala, is the 14th highest waterfall in India. It is situated between the backdrop of Sahyadri mountain and is a three-tiered waterfall. Also, it is divided into two sections. This waterfall offers a mesmerizing visual experience and a picnic spot for tourists surrounded by lush greenery. People enjoy activities like bathing and swimming in the Kune waters.
Jog Falls, located in Karnataka, is the second-highest waterfall in India. It is a tourist attraction, and the water drops to 850 feet in one fall. However, it’s important to note that there is the construction of Linganamakki Dam, a hydroelectricity plant. Due to this, the waterfall is restricted before the monsoon season. So make sure to go during the monsoon. Also, Jog Falls is known as Joga falls or Gersoppa Falls. There are four segments of this waterfall called Rocket, Raja, Rani and Roarer, based on the characteristics of the water streams.
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Satdhara Falls, located in Dalhousie, is surrounded by panoramic views of the Chamba valley. The waterfall in Himachal Pradesh Satdhara refers to seven Springs, meaning it brings together seven beautiful spring water at a meeting point 2036 masl in unison. A quality of Satdhara Falls is that it contains medicinal properties to cure skin called mica. It is a perfect destination to spend time with your loved ones and enjoy the tranquility.
Athirapally Falls is at a distance of 60 km from Thrissur in Kerala. This waterfall has high flowing water from the Anamudi mountains. It is also known as the Bahubali Waterfall, 330 feet wide and 80 feet in height. Known as the largest waterfall in Kerala, it is known by the catchphrase Niagara Falls of India. This waterfall has witnessed the film shoots and music video shoots. People also enjoy birdwatching and enjoying the serene water this fall.
Chitrakote Falls, located in the Bastar district of Chhattisgarh, is the broadest waterfall in India. Since it is 985 feet wide, Chitrakoot waterfall is also referred to as the Niagara Falls of India. The origin of this waterfall is from the Indravati River, and the height is 30 m. The best time to visit Chitrakoot waterfalls is during the monsoon when the water flows in its full glory. It is a significant tourist attraction as there is a shrine of Lord Shiva below the fall. People also enjoy bathing and swimming and even paddle boats in this waterfall.
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