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Address: Bear Shola Road | 3 km from Kodaikanal bus stand, Kodaikanal 624101, India
Phone Number: +91 95001 37477
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There was no water!!!

The falls were much better a year back, it used to be full of water. The amount of trash in that place is insane. The tourists or visitors just leave their trash there. There... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
AlexandreVanhille
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Kodaikanal, India

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Kodaikanal, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The falls were much better a year back, it used to be full of water. The amount of trash in that place is insane. The tourists or visitors just leave their trash there. There should be a trash can place there and if not people should be responsible enough to know that they are ruining the beauty of this place... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2016

Probably September is not the right season to visit this falls. There was no water when I visited. This is located quite close to the Kodaikkanal lake. You will need to trek for about 300 meters inside a woody area along a narrow path to reach this falls. However, this stretch is filled with eucalyptus trees and the smell of... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016 via mobile

It is located right before reaching Kodaikanal. The waterfall is medium type.It is located at a scenic place.

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Kodaikanal, India
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

The falls could be quite pretty, but there are too many tourists and the place has become a complete mess, full of noise and garbage!

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Rome, Italy
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016

After taking the road where the BSNL office is present you walk n then take a right turn to go these falls, which in itself is not so impressive. But then you can laze with ur feet in the water pool and then make a trek to the top which is challenging but worthwhile.

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Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

When you will enter in Kodaikanal, Bear Shola Falls is the first tourist point. At our visit fall was a live means water was dropping to earth. However this is not a perfect fall for bathing as it is rather dangerous but a nice spot for photography. Overall a good visit.

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Bengaluru, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2016

The road leading to Bear Shola falls is a stone throw away from the Hotel we were put up at - Stony Kraft Hotel. The walk along this road all the way to the falls is many proportions better than the falls itself. No water there even though it rained the day before. But I am not complaining at all.... More 

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Bengaluru, India
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2016

Bear Shola Falls was 10 minutes walk from our hotel. So we walked to it. Was expecting atleast a decent falls. But it was nothing. There was no falls. The route to the falls was good, like a little jungle. But there wasn't even a drop of water in the falls. It was july, and it was even raining at... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2016

W e have to walk more to go that place, since vehicles are not allowed to that place. And there is very less water falls when we went there in May month. May be in rainy season the place may have more falls.

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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2016

During my visit there is no plenty of water , but the place was very nice and very scenic. enjoyed very well.

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