Jog Falls
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  • Subhadeep
    Bengaluru, India157 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Nice place to hangout for a day. Also do nearby sightseeing at sharavathi valley having water sports in the backwater and temp
    Jog falls is one of the biggest falls in India. Though the water volume depends on monsoon weather but it's a nice place to visit for solo couples or families . One can stay at the government hotel located next to jog falls which is reasonably priced. The area around jog falls is covered with lush green forest. If you're lucky you may spot some birds. I spotted a pair of hornbill.
    Visited June 2023
    Traveled as a couple
    Written June 24, 2023
  • Afzalpasha
    Dammam, Saudi Arabia3 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Visit to Jog Falls
    The best time to visit is in Aug. The area receives a good amount of rainfall during this time which enhances the beauty of the Jog falls. The surrounding landscape and vegetation are lush and vibrant during the monsoon season, making it a great time for photography and enjoying the natural beauty.
    Visited August 2023
    Traveled with family
    Written August 29, 2023
  • RadhaTravels
    37 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    Jog Falls and Nature
    Well, it was not what I expected based on the review. The water was less, and the whole place was on a massive construction. Dusty and muddy. The restaurant was dusty as well, but due to no other options, we had our meals there. In my opinion best to go end of next year.
    Visited December 2023
    Traveled solo
    Written December 31, 2023
  • indranil9286
    Bengaluru, India52 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Beware of scamsetrs ... Enjoy the nature
    As usual Jog falls was great. But be mindful, there are 2 entrances. One, the main one from where you can see all the 4 falls. But that is user renovation now. And there are scammers there to dupe you off 1000 bucks to show you waterfall from top view. Little ahead there is another entrance, from where you can see 2 falls. We went through that and had a spectacular view without a dime. This one govt owned too.
    Visited February 2024
    Traveled with family
    Written March 16, 2024
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indranil9286
Bengaluru, India52 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2024 • Family
As usual Jog falls was great.
But be mindful, there are 2 entrances. One, the main one from where you can see all the 4 falls. But that is user renovation now. And there are scammers there to dupe you off 1000 bucks to show you waterfall from top view.
Little ahead there is another entrance, from where you can see 2 falls. We went through that and had a spectacular view without a dime. This one govt owned too.
Written March 16, 2024
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leochris25
Bengaluru, India8 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2023 • Family
Beautiful as all the pictures that I've seen since childhood. Lot of construction activity going on near the falls as they are doing some developmental work.
Written February 29, 2024
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RadhaTravels
37 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Dec 2023 • Solo
Well, it was not what I expected based on the review. The water was less, and the whole place was on a massive construction. Dusty and muddy. The restaurant was dusty as well, but due to no other options, we had our meals there. In my opinion best to go end of next year.
Written December 31, 2023
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Voyage51079454520
6 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Dec 2023 • Family
Amazing falls, less water due to no rains, but brilliant place to visit, they drive towards it is great
Written December 30, 2023
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Saroj444
Adelaide, Australia18 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Dec 2022 • Solo
It is natures wonder. Jogfall was amazing, not sure if they still allow, but at the time when I visited, it was permitted to swim. Swimming there was one of my best moment.
Written November 26, 2023
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sanjay m
Kolkata (Calcutta), India23 contributions
2.0 of 5 bubbles
Sep 2023 • Family
I am very much dusappointed at the sheer lack of maintenance of the spot. In late october, there was much less water than the rainy season.
Written November 5, 2023
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DayTrip14304118300
5 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Sep 2023 • Family
A must visit site. It is to be visited immediately after rainy season to enjoy the greenery and the falls. Very beautiful place
Written October 3, 2023
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Gargi M
26 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Sep 2023 • Friends
There is absolutely no information for visitors. There are 2 viewing galleries, one which is much closer and gives a better view and the gallery is across the falls. There are no visitor amenities despite this being a big tourist attraction
Written September 30, 2023
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Pavan
Hyderabad, India71 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Sep 2023 • Friends
I travelled to jog falls from gokarna bus stop reached kumta and from there I catched jog falls bus and The ride was like a rollercoaster ride with full of curves and it was nice experience and falls were amazing.
Written September 15, 2023
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Afzalpasha
Dammam, Saudi Arabia3 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2023 • Family
The best time to visit is in Aug. The area receives a good amount of rainfall during this time which enhances the beauty of the Jog falls. The surrounding landscape and vegetation are lush and vibrant during the monsoon season, making it a great time for photography and enjoying the natural beauty.
Written August 30, 2023
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