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Address: Madheswara Betta - Hogenakkal Falls Rd, Dharmapuri, India

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Nice falls

Falls are nice but too much commercialisation, waited for 2 hours boat driver was in line but not able to get the ticket.

Reviewed 3 days ago
AashiB
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Faridabad, India
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Faridabad, India
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Falls are nice but too much commercialisation, waited for 2 hours boat driver was in line but not able to get the ticket.

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Thank AashiB
Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had been Hogenakkal falls last year during May 2016. Falls was in full flow, went in coracle, had fish fry, took bath in falls, Everything was enjoyable till we saw an accident where a family of 5 chennai drowned in a coracle there, We saw the corracle driver escaping in an auto within 20 minutes. Heard later he's arrested,... More 

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1 Thank ansimn
Dombivli, India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited in May hence no waterfall. Only boating was available. Waterfall is available mainly from August to November. But no boating during heavy rainfall.

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1 Thank ChandiniBangera
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Reviewed 24 April 2017

Nice place geographically, but i guess we have chosen wrong weather to go there. The place was very dry, not even single drop of water in the falls. even the river was shallow. However the boat ride was good. We can go but only in monsoon or post monsoon only. Big No for summer season(March to June)

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7 Thank Surabhi B
New Delhi, India
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Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Hogenakkal falls on River Kaveri is located in a place called Dharmapuri in Tamil Nadu. There is a suspended iron bridge from where you can see the streams of water falling from a height. There is a ticket of Rs.5/- to get into the bridge. You are allowed there only for 5 minutes. The view was awesome. The place is... More 

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Thank Rajesh k
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

I had been with my wife and friends from Bangalore. When we reached over there few shops were closed and tourists were negligible. The best time to go is from Oct - mid of march as there will be running water. We were there yesterday, and there was no sign of any flowing water. Water in the river was stagnant... More 

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4 Thank shubhankar b
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323 reviews
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Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

It was great to see this awesome water fall on River Kaveri. The great height from which the water falls nearly converts some part of the water into mist. Often referred to as Niagara falls of India, it was amazing to see the seven channels into which kaveri water segregates and falls. The water creates a pool at the bottom.... More 

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3 Thank Rajani B
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Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Fish fry very tasty here...Oil massage gud.. fun in water and in boat ride... Be careful with ur things... Safety is important.. Be alert always and can enjoy well ...

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1 Thank Kavitha M
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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Reviewed 2 April 2017

I have ever gone closest to one of the biggest falls is this. Never imagined that I will enjoy so much at the falls. One of the amazing thing is the snacks are sold in the moving boat(Teppa) shops.

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1 Thank Pranesh V
Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 27 February 2017

The idea was to reach Hogenakkal by 12.00 pm stay there upto 4.00 and then start return journey). Went to my in laws place and collected the food items that were packed and kept ready (for lunch). Ultimately we were off to our journey at 8.45 am. Went straight into Bangalore University–Kengeri ring road-Mysore road and then reached NICE road.... More 

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