India got really amazing natural beauty to offer. With its diverse natural landscape which includes rivers, mountains, hills and forests its has amazingly mesmerizing waterfall all across India. With the start of the monsoon, the rain really makes these waterfalls comes alive and shows us them in their fullest form.
Here is the list for 9 amazing waterfalls in India that you must visit in monsoon.
1. Jog Falls, Karnataka
Jog Falls, Gerosoppa Falls or Joga Falls is the 2nd highest waterfall in India located near Sagara taluk in the state of Karnataka. It is a segmented waterfall which, depending on rain and season, becomes a plunge waterfall.
2. Nohkalikai Falls, Meghalaya
Nohkalikai Falls is the tallest plunge waterfall in India. Its height is 1115 feet. The waterfall is located near Cherrapunji, one of the wettest places on Earth.
3. Dudhsagar Falls, Goa
Dudhsagar translates to “ocean of milk.” Dudhsagar Falls is a four-tiered waterfall located on the Mandovi River in the border of the Indian states of Karnataka and Goa. And the best time to visit this fall is in Monsoon when it comes to its full glory.
4. Athirapally Falls, Kerala
Athirappilly Falls is situated in Athirappilly panchayath, Chalakudy Taluk in of Thrissur district, Kerala on the southwest coast of India. Athirappilly Falls is the largest waterfall in Kerala and is nicknamed "The Niagara of India".
5. Barkana Falls, Karnataka
The Barkana Falls, formed by Seetha River, is a water falls located near Agumbe in Shimoga district of state of Karnataka, India. This water falls is among the ten highest waterfalls in India and look more beautiful in monsoon season.
6. Shivanasamudra Falls, Karnataka
The Shivanasamudra falls, literally meaning Shiva's Sea are situated at a distance of 85 kms from Mysore and 139 kms from Bangalore. The Shivanasamudra Falls is on the Kaveri River after the river has wound its way through the rocks and ravines of the Deccan Plateau and drops off to form waterfalls. The island town of Shivanasamudra divides the river into twin waterfalls. This creates the fourth largest island in the river's course.
7. Hogenakkal Falls, Tamil Nadu
Hogenakkal Falls or Hogenakal Falls is a waterfall in South India on the river Kaveri. It is located in the Dharmapuri district of the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It is sometimes referred to as the "Niagara of India". With its fame for medicinal baths and hide boat rides, it is a major tourist attraction. Carbonatite rocks in this site are considered to be the oldest of its kind in South Asia and one of the oldest in the world.
8. Chachai Falls, Madhya Pradesh
Chachai Falls is in Rewa district in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. It is the 23rd highest waterfall in India and 2nd tallest waterfall of Madhya Pradesh. It has a total height of 130 meters (430 ft). Chachai Falls is an example of a nick point caused by rejuvenation.
9. Vajrai Falls, Maharashtra
Vajrai Waterfall is just 27 km from the city of Satara, Maharashtra. It is situated near the Sahyadri hill Its height is around 853 feet (260M). The birthplace of Urmodi River is started from Vajrai waterfall. According to legend, Shree Saint Ramdas Swami has climbed this mountain in three steps, therefore, Water falls down at this waterfall in three steps.