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Lovely falls

This is a beautiful place to go in the Kodai hills. Although not too high, one can enjoy the falls... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Small but nice

The height of the falls is short but very enjoyable for all ages. Mostly kids are thoroughly... read more

Reviewed July 31, 2018
Muscat Governorate, Oman
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Kodaikanal Hills | 9 Km From Periyakulam, Theni, India
+91 81222 33700
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a beautiful place to go in the Kodai hills. Although not too high, one can enjoy the falls from close quarters and get wet in here too. Great place to visit when this side of the Country

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Reviewed July 31, 2018

The height of the falls is short but very enjoyable for all ages. Mostly kids are thoroughly enjoyed. Take care monkeys on the way.

1  Thank grajesh
Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

Please contact below no to check does they allow to falls when you travel, this is one of the forest officer number, so please use if needed contact eswaran :+91 97158 61112

8  Thank KarthikB277
Reviewed May 29, 2018

I visited the KumbaiKarai falls today, got an awesome experience, due to some decent rains in the Kodaikanal recently(last 2-4 days) we have got plenty of water coming down to this falls.Had a nice showering at this falls. The place has been maintained well by...More

4  Thank Harish K
Reviewed May 25, 2018

We visited this falls in May 2018. Got to walk around 1km from the vehicle parking to reach the falls. But it is all worth it once you get into water. There was good flow of water and we all had a wonderful time.

2  Thank laavsrajan
Reviewed January 25, 2018

it is a family tour i with my sister and her husband after marriage we went there kumbakarai give me a + mark on my face because slept down that is memorable always i went there in2005

6  Thank azarudeen M
Reviewed November 4, 2017 via mobile

Kumbakkarai is best place to enjoy water falls bathing. There is a dressing room available for boys and girls. Falls is located in periyakulam town,theni district. Enjoyed the nature beauty of falls located in foothills of kodaikanal, falls come from the kodaikanal hill. Best visit...More

4  Thank Samueljebaraj24
Reviewed October 30, 2017 via mobile

Nice falls with fresh water.but every one warn not to bath using soap oil n shampoo no plastic bcz it serve as drinking water supply. Get entrance n vehicle ticket before entering into the forest check post.

Thank Agalyanithi S
Reviewed October 10, 2017 via mobile

Kumbakarai Falls located near PERIYAKULAM city (7 KMS) in Theni district. These 7 KMS road fully surrounded with mango trees which has wonderful scenery / view. The falls is excellent with fresh water from kodaikanal. We have enjoyed a lot by taking bath. There are...More

1  Thank Kader M
Reviewed September 6, 2017

The Falls are located approximately 25 km away from Theni. Yes, bathing in the falls when in full flow can be an unforgettable and refreshing experience. Many people misjudge the falls based on its height. The water does fall from a short height, but the...More

1  Thank Brianlara
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June 28, 2018|
Response from azarudeen M | Reviewed this property |
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i will heared its nearly 4000 among but dont the people living vellagavi