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Unchalli Falls

Address: Aghanashini River, Siddapura 581336, India
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Ranked #1 of 3 Attractions in Siddapura
Type: Waterfalls, Nature & Parks
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Type: Waterfalls, Nature & Parks
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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 NEW

Its a best falls for those who like falls but dont like crowd. Hear you will be at your end point of joy because very few people visit this due to lack of public transport and lack of awareness. The road to reach this falls have lots of amazing views of nature, mountain, river and village people. The falls is... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We went on trekking to Unchalli falls , though it was a tough trek it was worth the effort . The falls was full and forceful with water too deep to swim.. The trekk was little like rock climbing ...No leeches were there as place was dry . It seems like lots of venomous snake are there , so be... More 

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Dehradun, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

we wr charged and wanted a real adventurous trip so chose this. Blv me this one is real tough one and one of most difficult trek i have ever done

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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Unchalli Falls, also known as Lushington Falls, is situated about 30 km away from Sirsi in the Uttara Kannada District. This waterfall of Aghanashini River, flows from a height of 116 m. It was named as the Lushington Falls, after the British District Collector J. D. Lushington, who discovered the falls in 1845. The best time to visit the falls... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Falls is well connected by road, one need to walk 500 mts to reach the view point, Falls is best in Raining and winter season.

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Bangalore, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

To start with i request Tripadvisor team to make necessary changes to the listing of Unchalli Falls, which is getting listed under Siddapura of Coorg, but Unchalli falls is located at Siddapura of Uttara Kannada district. Now, about the place. This can easily find place among the best waterfalls in the country. It falls from a great height and it... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

We went to Unchalli falls during August during Season time as a family. Luckily we went here first and Jog Falls afterwards. It was close to an hour's ride one way from Talguppa and a trek of 1/2 km downwards - slippery incline terrain to reach this place. The lush greenery on both sides with the roar of the falls... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The actual falls is majestic. The amenities and cleanliness around, not so much. Be sure to carry your own stuff like water. And be sure to not want to use a toilet because the facility is pathetic.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

This is one amazing water fall! the best part that Aghanashini river flows into this falls and this was certified as the cleanest river in India! add to that this river has no reservoir! so if you plan a visit to this place in rainy season you will love it.... my advise is to take this trip in the month... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

The sheer roar and might of this waterfall leaves one awestruck. Although in disrepair, the viewing spots are vantage. The half km walking path to the falls though is for the young and the firm. Were one to converse with the gentleman at the tea stall outside, would one know how benefic the surroundings can be to the human soul.

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