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Hogenakkal Falls

Madheswara Betta - Hogenakkal Falls Rd, Dharmapuri, India
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This place used to be good not anymore. It is pathetic. Water looks so dirty. People are not at... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rithesh R
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Scenic spot outskirts of Bangalore

Scenic spot on the outskirts of Bangalore about 150km.. was disappointed as there were no... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bengaluru, India
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“the river” (73 reviews)
“tamil nadu” (39 reviews)
Madheswara Betta - Hogenakkal Falls Rd, Dharmapuri, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place used to be good not anymore. It is pathetic. Water looks so dirty. People are not at all friendly and try to scam you from parking to every small thing. The government allowed boating costs around 750 which is not there anymore. The...More

1  Thank Rithesh R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Scenic spot on the outskirts of Bangalore about 150km.. was disappointed as there were no information about the age limitation of children for boat ride. We came to know of it only after reaching the spot. Kids were highly disappointed., We had to return home...More

2  Thank TajudeenAhmed
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had heard a lot about Hogenekkal Falls, so we headed there expecting a lot! But we were left quite disappointed at the end. It is a 150-odd km drive from Bangalore. The roads are fairly ok, barring a few stretches of potholes. However, closer to...More

1  Thank Karan J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took a rented a Car from Bangalore with Friends to explore the falls... One have to hire a Coracle to reach the view point. Enjoyed the Coracle ride and the view of the falls. During dry season one can reach the bottom of the falls...More

1  Thank Bhaskar157
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited this placed a month back. You can reach by two routes from Bengaluru. 1st is Hosur bypass and then through Denkanikottai. 2nd is through Anekal, Thally & Denkanikottai. The 1st route is better. However, you have to be watchful for traffic condition in...More

1  Thank Mayur S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We left for Hogenakkal pretty late at around 10 a.m from Bangalore, had just heard about this Waterfalls which has Coracle rides and it is the starting point of Kaveri to Tamil Nadu. I was not aware about the route google maps showed 2 routes...More

2  Thank karthikramaswamy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dirtiest place ever. Looks like a sarvjanik snan ghar (place for taking bath). People bathing with soap and shampoos in the water. Place stinks with fish frying. Women washing clothes and people and men applying massage all over. Would never recommend to anyone. Please don't...More

2  Thank manisha190
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dirtiest place i have ever seen. No maintenance or any such things. Food is prepared in very unhygienic conditions.

1  Thank Ian G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With great expectations we set off to have a good time at the so-called niagara falls of India. The view point to the falls was closed and the reason cited was that the force of the water was very heavy. Surprisingly there were women washing...More

1  Thank Vikram K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This water fall over River Kaveri in Tamil Nadu is a very awesome place. You get to see 7 channels of water falling from a height. Some water getting converted into mist before reaching the ground can also be seen.This is in Dharmpuri in Tamil...More

1  Thank rambha b
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20 October 2017|
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Response from suvranjan84 | Reviewed this property |
Kids age above 3 is allowed for coracle ride. otherwise it is fine.
Kritika S
12 October 2017|
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Response from karthikramaswamy | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I went on 1st of October, then the coracle rides were on, we rode for almost 40-50 mins in total onward and return together. The Coracle rider claimed since the water level and flow was high the coracle rides below... More

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