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Shivasamudram Falls

Mandya District | Cauvery, Belakavadi 560070, India
+91 90190 21088
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One day outing

Good place for one-day outing. Almost 4 falls. Good view. Will not be able to get in to the water... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jijo J
via mobile
Beautiful falls though a bit out of the way

Shivanasamudra Falls consists of 2 separate falls: Gaganachukki Falls on the west side of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
GM T
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This is the site of the first hydro-electric power station in Asia, set up in the early 20th century. The Gaganachukki and Barachukki waterfalls are best visited post monsoon, when there’s abundant water.
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good47%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“day trip” (62 reviews)
“boat ride” (34 reviews)
“rainy season” (35 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Mandya District | Cauvery, Belakavadi 560070, India
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+91 90190 21088
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Good place for one-day outing. Almost 4 falls. Good view. Will not be able to get in to the water because of safety reasons. Not so crowded place. No good restaurants nearby. Boating is also available.

Thank Jijo J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Shivanasamudra Falls consists of 2 separate falls: Gaganachukki Falls on the west side of Shivanasamudra Island and Bharachukki on the east side of the island. The falls come from the Kaveri (Cauvery) River, which flows south to north and splits into 2 branches around the...More

4  Thank GM T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The waterfall is a big one. water coming from so many direction looks so good. Suggest to visit just after the monsoon season, so as to see the waterfalls in full flow which will be amazing.

3  Thank shobz2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Now the fall is closed....its only a viewpoint..please check up before visiting. We were disappointed but on the way there is a dam kind of place for local villagers to bath and clean clothes. We went there and took bath. So at the end, our...More

5  Thank Achal A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Shivanasamudra is a small city in the Mandya District of the state of Karnataka, India. It is situated on the banks of the river Kaveri, which forms here the boundary to the Chamarajanagar District, and is the location of one of the first Hydro-electric Power...More

Thank Narsingh T
Reviewed July 15, 2017

Not very attractive but not very dull either. It matters when you visit, Rainy season is ideal time to visit here, chances are that you get to see some good scenic beauty.

Thank Pravin G
Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

Go to the place, if you want to have a good time only with family and perhaps also friends, good place to buy fresh fish, if you have plans to cook with firewood and water flow is heavy in rainy season..

1  Thank Manzoor A
Reviewed June 26, 2017

No water was there. I was told that only in the month of Aug & Sept. it is good to visit due to good amount of water.

5  Thank Arjun_Kod
Reviewed June 7, 2017 via mobile

Don't go there in rainy season..I went and I found it was closed.so no point of going and wasting time

13  Thank deepashivnani14
Reviewed June 7, 2017

There are many amazing weekend getaways to visit near the city of Bangalore; one of such is Shivasamudra Falls. Located 120 km away from Bangalore city.The best time to visit the waterfalls is between June and September as the water swells up during the monsoon...More

4  Thank Creativeme1807
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arghya86
August 9, 2017|
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Response from Arjun_Kod | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I had been there in the 1st week of July, but there was no water. I was told by the locals that mid July to mid September would be the best time to visit as it would be guzzling with water.
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diwakar R
July 6, 2017|
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Response from maitiashok | Reviewed this property |
Hi..i heard that now there is rain Bangalore almost daily, Since i am in Kolkata now it is not predictable what is the present situation of water in the falls area.As i have been informed the rain in Bangalore ,you may see... More
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