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“Nature wonder”
Review of Jog Falls

Jog Falls
Ranked #1 of 19 things to do in Shimoga
Certificate of Excellence
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Kozhikode, India
Level 6 Contributor
277 reviews
166 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 224 helpful votes
“Nature wonder”
Reviewed November 19, 2013

Jog falls second largest water fall in india. Love to see raja rani rank and rocket( water falls name) went via bhattkal and retrun via hoonvar. Road from bhatkkal to jog is not that good condition. but jog falls to hoonvar is excellent road. Just sit infront of waterfall and listen to the sound. Beautiful moments of our life. But try to visit in august and September when water is more. Food at only available restaurant is typical south indian Karnataka meals. Staying facility also available.

Visited November 2013
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Mumbai
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143 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
“Monsoon wonder”
Reviewed November 11, 2013

The Jog falls in Shimoga district, Karnataka are the highest in the land. 4 different cataracts gush down - Raja, Rani, Rocket and Roarer making for a bewitching site. However, it is important to visit in the monsoon period as the water becomes more of a trickle in summers. The route down to the falls is well laid and protected. You can see many exotic birds and butterflies all around. I only wish some areas of the forest around could be trekked through to provide a closer look at the flora and fauna.

Visited September 2013
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Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
Level 3 Contributor
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“Jog Falls - Majestic!!”
Reviewed November 7, 2013

Jog Falls - Second largest plunge waterfall in India ( first one being nowhere near i.e in Meghalayala) ... Awesome weather... Misty and Raining... You climb down and njoy the cool water, even though climbing back those 1400 odd steps can be quite a tedious task... Njoyed the cool weather ... Should visit for the Nature lovers!!

Visited October 2013
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DUBAI
Level 6 Contributor
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35 attraction reviews
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“Jog Falls - mesmerizing view of natural water fall”
Reviewed November 5, 2013

Jog-falls is most wonderful scenario of water mass falling from such a great height, amidst thick rainforest mountains of majestic Western Ghats. This is great scenery is so satisfying to the eyes of any visitor.
It was arduous journey by Car from Temple city of Udupi or Mangalore Airport. Once you reach the falls, you feel it’s worth taking all trouble. It is such a wonderful experience visiting worlds second highest natural water falls. The flow is controlled as Linganamakki Dam built on up stream. However full glory of falling water mass can be better viewed during full Monsoon months of July August

Visited October 2013
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Bellary, India
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“Less water”
Reviewed November 4, 2013 via mobile

We expected much water at jog falls its not right time to watch jog falls and it is very dangerous at bottom of jog falls

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