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Hogenakkal Falls

Madheswara Betta - Hogenakkal Falls Rd, Dharmapuri, India
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Scenic spot outskirts of Bangalore

Scenic spot on the outskirts of Bangalore about 150km.. was disappointed as there were no... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bengaluru, India
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Scenic place spoilt by maddening crowds and poor management

Had heard a lot about Hogenekkal Falls, so we headed there expecting a lot! But we were left quite... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Karan J
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Madheswara Betta - Hogenakkal Falls Rd, Dharmapuri, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Scenic spot on the outskirts of Bangalore about 150km.. was disappointed as there were no information about the age limitation of children for boat ride. We came to know of it only after reaching the spot. Kids were highly disappointed., We had to return home...More

Thank TajudeenAhmed
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had heard a lot about Hogenekkal Falls, so we headed there expecting a lot! But we were left quite disappointed at the end. It is a 150-odd km drive from Bangalore. The roads are fairly ok, barring a few stretches of potholes. However, closer to...More

Thank Karan J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took a rented a Car from Bangalore with Friends to explore the falls... One have to hire a Coracle to reach the view point. Enjoyed the Coracle ride and the view of the falls. During dry season one can reach the bottom of the falls...More

Thank Bhaskar157
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited this placed a month back. You can reach by two routes from Bengaluru. 1st is Hosur bypass and then through Denkanikottai. 2nd is through Anekal, Thally & Denkanikottai. The 1st route is better. However, you have to be watchful for traffic condition in...More

Thank Mayur S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We left for Hogenakkal pretty late at around 10 a.m from Bangalore, had just heard about this Waterfalls which has Coracle rides and it is the starting point of Kaveri to Tamil Nadu. I was not aware about the route google maps showed 2 routes...More

Thank karthikramaswamy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dirtiest place ever. Looks like a sarvjanik snan ghar (place for taking bath). People bathing with soap and shampoos in the water. Place stinks with fish frying. Women washing clothes and people and men applying massage all over. Would never recommend to anyone. Please don't...More

Thank manisha190
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dirtiest place i have ever seen. No maintenance or any such things. Food is prepared in very unhygienic conditions.

Thank Ian G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With great expectations we set off to have a good time at the so-called niagara falls of India. The view point to the falls was closed and the reason cited was that the force of the water was very heavy. Surprisingly there were women washing...More

Thank Vikram K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This water fall over River Kaveri in Tamil Nadu is a very awesome place. You get to see 7 channels of water falling from a height. Some water getting converted into mist before reaching the ground can also be seen.This is in Dharmpuri in Tamil...More

Thank rambha b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Now water coming fastly so in this time we not able to bath . Only seeing the beautiful nature falls and mountains eating fish , fish park , crocodile park , it's the good time to trip for couples and families.....

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Kritika S
12 October 2017|
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Response from karthikramaswamy | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I went on 1st of October, then the coracle rides were on, we rode for almost 40-50 mins in total onward and return together. The Coracle rider claimed since the water level and flow was high the coracle rides below... More
rajat k
1 October 2017|
Response from Tamil A |
Now water fall will be closed because water coming fastly so visiters not allowed to bathing.