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Bear Shola Falls

Reserve Forest | 3 km from Kodaikanal bus stand, Kodaikanal 624101, India
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Ranked #20 of 23 Attractions in Kodaikanal
Type: Waterfalls, Outdoors
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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15 reviews 15 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

You walk less than a km.following the sound of water and suddenly you are there.Among the trees,the place is so quite as if you have the direct contact with mother nature.The height of the water falls is not very high, but some thing mesmerizing is definitely there.

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Navi Mumbai, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Please visit the place in monsoon. Else, there is no water and the location is in extreme inside from the main road. not recommended.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Wonderful to see.One of the best places in Kodaikanal.Do not be fooled by the entrance,it seems as if entering into a dense forest with narrow roads,and big trees and plants coming over you.Just keep on travelling and then at the end,the beautiful place beholds.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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8 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

This is purely for nature lovers who love rocky terrain and treks. So not great for family and kids. Without proper life jackets, guards and immediate availability of first aid, caution is advised.

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Manipal, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Must watch place in Kodaikanal. We were thrilled with the cool breeze emnating from this place ateast from some yards away before reaching this spot. Not to be missed.

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Bangalore, India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Bear Shola falls is not a waterfall but a small rivulet of water pouring over some rocks. Also the place was littered and full of rubbish. Absolutely not worth visiting.

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Bengaluru
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Well worth the short trek , if you have the enthusiasm for treks. Quite an easy but uphill walk - ideal time would be a post breakfast while the morning is chilly and sun is behind the clouds (which is most days in Kodai). You will be rewarded with a pleasant and scenic view once you reach the top

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

I loved this place, we almost walked through this water falls stream over the banks of the stream. It's really enjoyable to get in to the deep forest. There was no much water, just little stream was flowing.

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New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Bear Shola falls might see its day with water gushing in cascaded flow but we had our share of disappointment when we visited during the end of July hoping to see something yet found nothing but rocks! No water!! Not a drop!!! Perhaps this place is good for nothing. Only to get a feeling of standing at the bottom of... More

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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), Kerala, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

This falls is worth a visit when water is there. The time we visited, kodaikanal is simmering under water scarcity but it rained on the same day. The rains are minimal now and hence the falls is not having water... any way it is a sight to be seen.....

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