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Address: Reserve Forest | 3 km from Kodaikanal bus stand, Kodaikanal 624101, India

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Come here for Picnic as it gives wild look. Though not much of a fall but it is nice jungle type atmosphere. You have to walk a 500 mtrs distance. You can miss this if you want.

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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Bhilai, India
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Bhilai, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Come here for Picnic as it gives wild look. Though not much of a fall but it is nice jungle type atmosphere. You have to walk a 500 mtrs distance. You can miss this if you want.

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Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

I advise visiting during the monsoon. We found the waterfall highly depleted during mid June. You're likely to observe more rushing water by flushing your toilet. The scenery around is nice though. See attached image

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Tamilnadu, India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015 via mobile

We went to visit this place a few months ago and my heart fell! It looked tragic. It could have been a lovely little trek with my 4 year old son and a short visit, but all we saw was piles of rubbish and plastic. We didn't dare to step close to the water. I mentally removed the rubbish and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

There s no water , bad smell everywhere, probably this s not a correct time to visit this spot . Totally waste of time.

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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Absolutely hopeless place! There was no water(I visited in May) and placed smelt of excreta all over. Its not maintained at all!

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coimbatore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

I was amazed on the sounds of the waterfall, when it was heavily raining in kodaikanal, while going to the place, lesser number of tourists were there, and on nearing this fall, i was amazed and frightened on seeing the falls and hearing the sound it has created. What a wonderful falls, the local municipality should arrange roads to this... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

We went there and was disappointed by the sight.The place is strewn with garbage. I have been there a couple of years back(just after monsoon) and had a better experience then.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

We went to this picnic spot around 11.00am in Feb 2015. The path leading to the falls is full of garbage. Due to non-rainy season there was a very scanty flow of water. The concerned authorities should keep the place clean and tidy to attract the discerning tourist.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015 via mobile

We enjoyed a walk to the falls.Understandably there was only a trickle at the moment.Could be a great place if people didn't just throw their litter everywhere.Maybe some bins can be provided.Always find it sad to see nature spots looking like rubbish dumps.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015 via mobile

I'm sure the small Bear Shola falls would look great when in full flow. Today there was only a trickle running over the impressively sheer dark granite cliff. Sadly the level of litter was less subdued! While much of Kodaikanal is very clean by Indian standards, the path through forest to Bear Shola falls disappoints somewhat.

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Address: Address: Reserve Forest | 3 km from Kodaikanal bus stand, Kodaikanal 624101, India
Location: Asia  >  India  >  Tamil Nadu  >  Kodaikanal

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