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Address: Kaambakam forest, Chennai (Madras), India

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Not recommended for family.in 4 to 5 hours you can see the falls and return to the starting point. Food won't be available so carry enough food...there is a video in youtube which... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed September 26, 2016
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016

Not recommended for family.in 4 to 5 hours you can see the falls and return to the starting point. Food won't be available so carry enough food...there is a video in youtube which I watched, with title "Tada falls Trekking : Full video(aka. Ubbalamadugu Falls) " . You will get an idea about the trek. try to wear proper trekking... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 18, 2016

Long drive from chennai via gummudipoondi and tada...morning 10am was good enough to start with less crowd. most of the people with us were first timers. parking to river would be 1km walk crossing a small bridge and canal. there is a temple near the river and water was CRYSTAL. along side of river is a narrow lane to walk... More 

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1 Thank ijsunil
Chennai (Madras), India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 15, 2016

Ubbalamadugu Falls (also know as Tada Falls), located in chittor district. Best place for the trekking fellows. We can park a vehicle in tada falls parking lot and need to trek nearly 5kms in the forest. Dense forest, best place to go in rainy seasons But only ADULTS can make this trekking. The path is too dangerous, we need to... More 

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Visakhapatnam, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 4, 2016 via mobile

Best place for trekking with friends. It's roughly 120km from Chennai. Coming to food,nothing is available at the place it's better to take your own food and lots of water but there's a lot of problem with monkeys. They won't allow visitors to eat. A total of 6-8km ( up and down ) trekking needs to be done. Takes around... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2015 via mobile

First of all tada waterfalls is an unknown unpopular place .but it is very beautiful waterfall about 300mts high.deep in hugs of jungle.best time yo visit this place is Nov-15 to jan 20th as that is monsoon in Andhra Pradesh.it is situated near tada(railway station)from here 36 kilometers and 130 kilometers from Chennai.you have walk nearly 7 kilometers in jungle... More 

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3 Thank charuwaka
Chennai (Madras), India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2015

Any one pls advice now current status of Tada Falls. Is there is Water ?? Can any on pls advice on this ,,

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53 Thank Poovizhiraja
Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 19, 2015

Reach: There aren't much of public transport available to reach this place. From the nearby bus station, share autos are available to take you to the Tada forest entrance (rarity). I would strongly recommend own vehicle. Bike or car would be the more convenient option to reach Tada, that too luxury cars cannot get through the uneven terrain.The falls is... More 

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10 Thank franklinsijo
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 16, 2015

This place is often most visited by youths from nearby towns and villages. A bit of hiking is needed to reach the waterfalls from the parking area. The water from the falls is so pure that you could drink it directly. However most part of the trail looks shabby with garbage lying around. The authorities should do better by clearing... More 

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6 Thank Karthikeyan K
Chennai (Madras), India
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 27, 2015

Recommended to go on own transport. There are autos available from the highway, but I'm not sure about their safety. Once you reach the parking place, there's only one petty shop which has some biscuits and cool drinks/water, so carry your own food. We will have to walk around 1.5 kms to go to a lake like area where the... More 

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22 Thank Eswar_Prakash
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 24, 2015

I Visited this Falls about 4 yrs ago while on the way to Tirupati (Via Sri Kalahasti).. Well the place is very cool (Green & Trees) but very dirty and not recommended for Families and Elders at all.. Recommended to just go there enter a little and enjoy the down water for a while and get back.. The Falls is... More 

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