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Jog Falls in Karnataka are the second highest plunge waterfalls in India, formed by the Sharavati River

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This is a list of notable waterfalls in India sorted by state.

Andhra Pradesh[edit]

Name District Height Details
Kailasakona Falls Chittoor This perennial waterfall located in the Nagari valley near Tirupati in Chittoor district originates from a fracture in a sheet rock.[1]
Rampachodavaram East Godavari
Nemaligundla falls Giddalur Nallamala Forest Prakasam District .

Ethipothala Falls || Guntur || 22 m (72 ft) || About 11 km (6.8 mi) from Nagarjunasagar Dam, situated on Chandravanka river, a tributary of river Krishna[2]

Kapila Theertham Tirupati (chittoor districi)
Talakona Chittoor Highest waterfall in Andhra Pradesh State
Ubbalamdugu Falls Chittoor Also called Tada Falls or Kambakam Falls
Mallela Theertham Falls Kurnool It is located around 58 km (36 mi) from Srisailam and 185 km (115 mi) from Hyderabad.
Katiki Water Falls Visakhapatnam near Araku, Visakhapatnam Dist.
Thatiguda Falls

Assam[edit]

  • Akashiganga Waterfall
  • Champawati Kunda
  • Shivakunda Waterfall

Bihar[edit]

  • Kakolat
  • Manjhar K
  • North Tank
  • Madhuvdhandam
  • Talakona

Chhattisgarh[edit]

Chitrakoot Waterfalls is the broadest waterfall in India

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Goa[edit]

Gujarat[edit]

Gira Water Fall near Waghai on Saputara road
  • Ninai Falls
  • Zarwani Falls
  • Gira dhodh Falls
  • Zanzari Falls
  • Machhu Falls
  • Jamjir Falls
  • Bihar Falls
  • Hathni waterfall near Jambughoda wildlife sanctuary
  • Gira falls near Saputara

Himachal Pradesh[edit]

Jharkhand[edit]

Karnataka[edit]

Name District Height Details
Gaganachukki and Bharachukki Falls Chamarajanagar - River Cauvery, 100 km (62 mi) from Bangalore
Apsarakonda Falls Uttara Kannada - River Sharavathi, 8 km (5.0 mi) from Honnavar
Lalguli Falls Uttara Kannada 250 ft (76 m) River Kali, 13 km (8.1 mi) from Yellapur
Nisargadhama Falls Madikeri River Cauvery 2 km (1.2 mi) from Kushalnagar
Burude Falls or Dodmane Falls Uttara Kannada 20 km (12 mi)+ from Siddapura and 55 km (34 mi)+ from Sirsi on Siddapur-Kumta road
Shivagange Falls Uttara Kannada 243 ft (74 m) River Sonda, 45 km (28 mi) from Sirsi
Belkal theertha Shimoga & Udupi 600 ft (180 m) During rainy season, 110 km (68 mi) from Shimoga
Dabbe Falls Shimoga near Hosagadde, 20 km (12 mi) from Kargal
Waate haLLa Falls Uttara Kannada 100 ft (30 m)+ 30 km (19 mi) from Sirsi
Vibhooti Falls Uttara Kannada 50 km (31 mi) from Sirsi on Yana-Ankola Road
Alekan Falls Dakshina Kannada 18 km (11 mi) from Charmadi
Dondole Falls Dakshina Kannada 50 ft (15 m)+ 23 km (14 mi) from Charmadi
Shanti Falls Chikmagalur 12 ft (3.7 m) near Kemmanagundi
Abbey Falls Kodagu 8 km (5.0 mi) from Madikeri
Arisina Gundi Falls Udupi near Kollur
Barkana Falls Shimoga 850 ft (260 m) River Sita, near Agumbe
Bennehole Falls Uttara Kannada 230 ft (70 m) On the way to Kumta from Sirsi
Chunchanakatte Falls Mysore 66 ft (20 m) River Cauvery, 15 km (9.3 mi) from Krishnarajanagara
Godchinamalaki Falls Belgaum 141 ft (43 m) River Markandeya, 16 km (9.9 mi) from Gokak
Gokak Falls Belgaum 170 ft (52 m) River Ghataprabha, 6 km (3.7 mi) from Gokak
Hebbe Falls Chikmagalur 551 ft (168 m) 10 km (6.2 mi) from Kemmanagundi
Irupu Falls Kodagu 170 ft (52 m) River Lakshmana Tirtha 48 km (30 mi) from Virajpet
Jomlu Theertha Falls Udupi 30 ft (9.1 m) Seethanadi, 35 km (22 mi) from Udupi
Chelavara Falls Kodagu 10 km (6.2 mi) from Palace Estate
Mallalli Falls Kodagu River Kumaradhara, 25 km (16 mi) from Somwarpet
Jog Falls or Gersoppa Falls Shimoga & Uttara Kannada 829 ft (253 m) River Sharavathi, 30 km (19 mi) from Sagara
Hidlumane Falls Shimoga 100 ft (30 m) Kodachadri water stream, 105 km (65 mi) from Shimoga
Kalhatti Falls Chikmagalur 403 ft (123 m) near Kemmanagundi
Unchalli Falls or Keppa Falls Uttara Kannada 380 ft (120 m) 35 km (22 mi) from Siddapura 45 km (28 mi) from Sirsi
Koosalli Falls Udupi 380 ft (120 m) 70 km (43 mi) from Udupi
Kudumari Falls or Belligundi Falls Udupi 300 ft (91 m)
Magod Falls Uttara Kannada 650 ft (200 m) River Bedti, 17 km (11 mi) from Yellapur
Manikyadhara Falls Chikmagalur 1 km (0.62 mi) from Baba Budangiri
Muthyala Maduvu Waterfall Bangalore 40 km (25 mi) from Bangalore, very small waterfall
Shivanasamudra Falls Chamarajanagar 320 ft (98 m) River Cauvery, 139 km (86 mi) from Bangalore
Sathodi Falls Uttara Kannada 49 ft (15 m) River Kali, 32 km (20 mi) from Yellapur
Varapoha Falls Belgaum 197 ft (60 m) River Mandovi, 60 km (37 mi) from Belgaum
Sirimane Falls Chikmagalur 22 km (14 mi) from Sringeri
Sogal Falls Belgaum near Bailhongal
Chunchi Falls Bangalore River Arkavathi, 90 km (56 mi) from Bangalore
Suthanabbe Falls or Hanumanagundi Falls Chikmagalur 100 ft (30 m)+ near Kudremukh
Kunchikal Falls Shimoga 1,493 ft (455 m) River Varahi, near Mastikatte in Shimoga district. This is the highest tiered waterfalls in India and second highest in Asia.[3][4]

Kerala[edit]

Perunthenaruvi water falls in Pathanamthitta District, Kerala

Madhya Pradesh[edit]

Maharashtra[edit]

Name District Height Details
Kune Falls Pune 659 ft (201 m) 10 km (6.2 mi) from old Mumbai-Pune Expressway in Lonvala-Khandala valley
Pandavkada Falls Raigad 350 ft (110 m) Situated in the hills near Kharghar, Navi Mumbai near Mumbai-Pune Expressway
Marleshwar Waterfalls Ratnagiri 5 km (3.1 mi) from Devrukh, formed on the banks of Bav river
Peb Waterfalls Raigad 10 km (6.2 mi) from Neral railway station, on the way to Matheran
Garambi Waterfalls Raigad 100 ft (30 m) Located near Murud, 5 km (3.1 mi) from Janjira
Kandhar Waterfalls Sangli 25 km (16 mi) from Peth Naka on NH4, 65 km (40 mi) from Sangli, 70 km (43 mi) from Miraj railway junction
Lingamala Waterfalls Satara 620 ft (190 m) Located 6 km (3.7 mi) away from the famous hill station Mahabaleshwar and at top of the Venna Valley
Thoseghar Waterfalls Satara 1,150 ft (350 m) 36 km (22 mi) from Satara, A full frontal view of the falls can be obtained by going to Chalkewadi and then walking down the road for 5 km (3.1 mi)
Rajmachi Waterfalls Pune 5 km (3.1 mi) from Khandala, can be seen from Mumbai - Pune Expressway
Gavlideo Hill Falls Thane 5 km (3.1 mi) from Thane, located near Thane - Belapur road
Nivali Falls Ratnagiri 50 km (31 mi) from Sangameshwar,located on Ratnagiri-Ganpatipule rpute
Usarvardhane Waterfalls Thane 300 ft (91 m) Near the Kansai village, 5 km (3.1 mi) by vehicle and a 45 mins trek thereafter.
Ozarde Waterfalls Patan,Satar 10 km (6.2 mi) from Koyna
Bhivpuri Waterfalls Thane 8 km (5.0 mi) from Bhivpuri railway station, or 20 km (12 mi) from Karjat railway station
Napne Falls Sindhudurg 250 ft (76 m) 15 km (9.3 mi) from Vaibhavwadi
Vajrai Waterfall Satara 853 ft (260 m) 27 km (17 mi) from Satara District near Kas flower valley.
Dabhosa Waterfalls Thane 300 ft (91 m) 5 km (3.1 mi) from Javhar
Tiger Falls Pune near Lonavala in Khandala Ghat, 80 km (50 mi) from Mumbai, or 70 km (43 mi) from Pune
Tigher Waterfalls Thane 300 ft (91 m) 10 km (6.2 mi) from Karjat railway station
Sahastrakunda Waterfalls Nanded situated on Painganga river at sahastrakund
Bhildari valley Waterfalls Aurangabad Near 3 km (1.9 mi) from Kannad or 12 km (7.5 mi) from Chalisgaon
Tapalwadi Falls Thane 350 ft (110 m) 3 km (1.9 mi) from Neral railway station on the route to Matheran hill station
Bhilar Waterfalls Satara Seen on the mahabaleshwar panchgani road is one of the beautiful falls on the Kudali river arisisng from the Bhilar village
Amboli Ghat Falls Sindhudurg 400 ft (120 m) 1s km from Amboli. The falls is well known for its fresh and pleasing environs.
Chirkehind Waterfalls Satara In the lower portion of the Ambenali Ghat about 6–7 km (3.7–4.3 mi) after the diversion to Ragtag
Vyaghreshwar waterfall Sindhudurg 300 ft (91 m) near Mnche, 30 km (19 mi) from Tarale(which is on Mumbai-Goa highway)
Barki Waterfalls Kolhapur 65 km (40 mi) from Kolhapur
Mandakini Waterfalls Satara 25 km (16 mi) from Mahableshwar
SavDav Waterfalls Sindhudurg 10 km (6.2 mi) from Kankavli town
Randha Falls Ahmednagar 350 ft (110 m) 50 km (31 mi) from Nashik, or 45 km (28 mi)from Kasara railway station
Needle Point Waterfalls Satara 20 km (12 mi) from Panchgani, close to Mahabaleshwar-Panchgani route
Palsambe Waterfalls Kolhapur 45 km (28 mi) from Kolhapur, on the way to Gaganbawada at Palsamba
Ale's waterfall Satara on the Tapola Road near Zolchikhind is about 8 to 9 kilometers from Mahabaleshwar
Dhobi Falls Satara 450 ft (140 m) 3 km (1.9 mi) from Mahableshwar town, formed on the banks of Koyna River
Umbrella Falls Ahmednagar 50 km (31 mi) from Nashik, or 45 km (28 mi) from Kasara railway station
Chinchoti Waterfalls Thane 100 ft (30 m) high & 20 ft (6.1 m) broad 5 km (3.1 mi) from Mumbai-Palghar highway near Vasai
Zenith Waterfalls Thane 450 ft (140 m) 10 km (6.2 mi) from Khopoli railway station, 20 km (12 mi) from Karjat railway station
Ramatirth Waterfall Kolhapur On the banks of Hiranyakeshi river nearly 10 km (6.2 mi) from Ajara
Kelghar waterfalls Satara on the Mahabaleshwar-Medha-Satara road almost 14 to 15 kilometers away from the main market place
Dudhsagar Waterfalls Nashik 100 ft (30 m) Located around 8 km (5.0 mi) to the west of Nasik near Someshwar Temple
Ramdharneshwar Waterfalls Raigad 20 km (12 mi) from Alibaug, near Khim village
Chinmans waterfalls Satara It is 2.5 km (1.6 mi) away from Mahabaleshwar, towards the south into the Koyana Valley
Sawatkada Waterfalls Raigad On way to Garambi, we pass through village Shighre, near Alibaug
Dodhvne Tivre Falls Ratnagiri 200 ft (61 m) 10 km (6.2 mi) from Sangameshwar
Chinchghar Falls Sindhudurg 10 km (6.2 mi) from Kudal town
Tamhini Waterfalls Pune In the Tamihini ghats, near Pune
Sawatkada Waterfalls Ratnagiri 1 km from Chiplun city Chiplun city
Dugarwadi Waterfalls Nashik 450 ft (140 m) Approx. 30 km from Nashik, Near Nashik
Berki Waterfalls Kolhapur 4 km (2.5 mi) from Gaganbawada or 75 km (47 mi) from Kolhapur, in Amboli Ghats
Nagartas Falls Sindhudurg 320 ft (98 m) 50 km (31 mi) from Kankavli town, in the Amboli Ghat or 100 km (62 mi) from Kolhapur
Vihigaon Waterfalls Mumbai 125 km (78 mi) 125 km (78 mi) from Mumbai city near Kasara, on Mumbai-Nashik Highway Map
Malsej ghat Falls Thane 400 ft (120 m) 45 km (28 mi) from Murbadtown,in the Malsej ghat falls or 115 km (71 mi) from Thane City

Maharashtra Photos[edit]

Photos of Maharashtra Falls
The magnificent falls of Vajrai Waterfall 
An Early Morning View of Amboli Falls 
The magnificent falls of Pandavkada 
A close View of Sawatkada WaterFalls 

[Pabal Waterfalls] [Satara] [78Ft] [Near from Dund Village in 4 km Away.]

Meghalaya[edit]

Elephanta Water Fall, Meghalaya
Name District Height Details
Beadon Falls Shillong 394 ft (120 m)
Bishop Falls (India) Shillong 443 ft (135 m)
Kynrem Falls Cherrapunjee 1,000 ft (300 m)
Langshiang Falls Shillong 1,107 ft (337 m)
Nohkalikai Falls Cherrapunjee 1,100 ft (340 m)
Nohsngithiang Falls Cherrapunjee 1,035 ft (315 m)
Sweet Falls Shillong 315 ft (96 m)
Elephant Falls Shillong Three Steps Waterfalls
Crinoline Falls Shillong
Margaret Falls Shillong 315 ft (96 m)
Spread Eagle Falls Shillong 315 ft (96 m)

Mizoram[edit]

Odisha[edit]

Name District Height!
Ammakunda Falls Malkangiri district
Badaghagara Waterfall Kendujhar 60 ft (18 m)
Bagra Falls Koraput 30 ft (9.1 m)
Barehipani Falls Mayurbhanj 1,308 ft (399 m)
Beniadhus fall Nuapada 24 ft (7.3 m)
Budhakholo Falls Ganjam 25 ft (7.6 m)
Chatikona Falls Rayagada
Deokunda Falls Mayurbhanj
Duduma Waterfalls Koraput 574 ft (175 m)
Gandahathi Falls Gajapati
Handi Bhanga Waterfall Kendujhar 30 ft (9.1 m)
Harishankar Falls Sundergarh
Hathi Pathar Falls Rayagada
Joranda Falls Mayurbhanj 492 ft (150 m)
Khandadhar Falls, Sundagarh Sundergarh 800 ft (240 m)
Khandadhar Falls, Kendujhar Kendujhar 500 ft (150 m)
Khanduala Falls Kalahandi
Koilighugar Waterfall Jharsuguda 200 ft (61 m)
Phurlijharan Falls Kalahandi 30 ft (9.1 m)
Pradhanpat Falls Debagarh 30 ft (9.1 m)
Putudi Falls Kandhamal
Machhakunda Falls Koraput
Miriglotah Falls Sundergarh
Nrusimhanath Falls Bargarh
Rabandarh Falls Kalahandi
Sanaghagara Waterfall Kendujhar 30 ft (9.1 m)
Sonepur Falls

Tamil Nadu[edit]

Name District Height Details
Agasthiar Falls Tirunelveli Vickramasingapuram
Agaya Gangai Namakkal Puliancholai in Kolli Hills
Aintharuvi Tirunelveli Five Falls near Kutralam Falls
Amirthi Falls Vellore 25 km (16 mi) south of in Javadi Hills
Anju Veedu Dindigul 27 km (17 mi) from Kodaikanal in the Villpatti Range
Ayyanar Falls Virudhunagar 10 km (6.2 mi) south of Rajapalayam
Bamen Falls Dindigul in Palani Hills National Park
Bear Shola Falls Dindigul 2 km (1.2 mi) from Kodaikanal
Beemanmadavu Vellore In Javadi Hills
Catherine Falls Nilgiris 250 ft (76 m) Kotagiri
Chinnakallar Falls Coimbatore Near Pollachi
Chitraruvi Tirunelveli Small Falls near Kutralam Falls
Elk Falls Nilgiris Kotagiri
Fairy Falls (India) Dindigul 5 km (3.1 mi) from Kodaikanal
Gaur Vellaiyan Dindigul 52 ft (16 m) kilavarai near Kodaikanal
Glen Falls (Tamil Nadu) Dindigul Vilpatti on Palar (Kallar)
Halashana Falls Nilgiris 150 ft (46 m)
Hogenakal Falls Dharmapuri 20 m
Jalagamparai Waterfalls Vellore Near Yelagiri on Attaru River
Kalhutti Fall Nilgiris 170 ft (52 m)
Kalikesam Falls Kanyakumari
Karteri Fall Nilgiris Aruvankadu
Kiliyur Falls Salem 300 ft (91 m)
Kolakambai Falls Nilgiris 400 ft (120 m)
Koraiyar Falls Perambalur in Pachaimalai near Arumbavur
Kumbakkarai Falls Theni Kumbakkarai, 8 km (5.0 mi) from Periyakulam on Pambar River
Kutharapaanjan Falls Tirunelveli Panagudi
Kuthiraiyar Falls Dindigul 295 ft (90 m) near Pappampatti from Kukkal on Kudiraiyar River
Kutladampatti Falls Madurai 90 ft (27 m) Kutladampatti
Kutralam Falls Tirunelveli 167 m (548 ft)
Law's Fall Nilgiris Coonoor
Mangalam Aruvi Perambalur (Mangalam falls) in Pachaimalai
Manimuthar Falls Tirunelveli above the Manimuthar dam, pond 90 ft (27 m) deep, 35 km (22 mi) from Tirunelveli
Mayil Uthu Falls Perambalur 18 km (11 mi) from Esanai in Pachaimalai
Monkey Falls Coimbatore on Coimbatore-Pollachi-Valparai Highways
Neptune Falls Dindigul rapids - in Palani Hills National Park
Paalaru Falls Tirunelveli 15 km (9.3 mi) from [Shenkottai]
Palar Falls Dindigul 338 ft (103 m) at 10°19′21″N 77°31′22″E / 10.32250°N 77.52278°E / 10.32250; 77.52278 10.8 km (6.7 mi)NxNE of Kodaikanal, spectacular & dangerous, photo
Pambar Falls Dindigul 4 km (2.5 mi) from Kodaikanal also known as Liril Falls
Papanasam Falls Tirunelveli near Vickramasingapuram
Pazhathotta Aruvi Tirunelveli Fruit Garden Falls or Orchid Falls near Kutralam Falls
Pazhaya Courtallam Tirunelveli Old Falls near Kutralam Falls
Peraruvi Tirunelveli Main Falls at Kutralam Falls
Periyar Falls Viluppuram Kalrayan Hills
Poombarai Falls Dindigul 50 ft (15 m) Kukkal
Pudur Megan Falls Viluppuram Kalrayan Hills
Puli Aruvi Tirunelveli Tiger Falls near Kutralam Falls
Puthu Aruvi Tirunelveli New Falls or Palaruvi - Milk Falls - The falls look like milk near Kutralam Falls
Pykara lower Falls Nilgiris 180 ft (55 m) Nilgiris
Pykara upper Falls Nilgiris 200 ft (61 m) Nilgiris
Sengupathi Falls Coimbatore Coimbatore - Siruvani main Road.
Shenbaga Devi Falls Tirunelveli The area is filled with Senbhaga Trees near Kutralam Falls
Shenbaga Thoppu Meenvetti Parai Falls Virudhunagar This forest cum water falls located in the Western ghats. Around 6 km (3.7 mi) from Srivilliputtur.
Shenbagathoppu Falls Virudhunagar 10 km (6.2 mi) south of Srivilliputtur
Silver Cascade Dindigul 080 ft (24 m) 8 km (5.0 mi) from Kodaikanal
Siruvani Waterfalls Coimbatore also known as Kovai Kutralam, at Siruvani, about 40 km (25 mi)from Coimbatore
Skamba Falls Dindigul 8 km (5.0 mi) from Kodaikanal
Snake Falls (Tamil Nadu) Dindigul in Palani Hills National Park
Suruli Falls Theni 123-km from Madurai
Thakkam thootam Falls Dindigul near Palani
Thalaiyar Falls (Rat tail) Dindigul 975 ft (297 m) width 13 m (43 ft) Near Manjalaru 8 6km from devadanapatti
Thenaruvi Tirunelveli Honey Falls - The area is known for the honey near Kutralam Falls
Thirumoorthy Falls Coimbatore about 20 km (12 mi) from Udumalpet
Thiruparappu Falls Kanyakumari 50 ft (15 m) Thiruparappu on Kodayar River
Thoovanam Falls Dindigul or Dhuvanam falls near Amaravathinagar
Ullakarvi Falls Kanyakumari 55 ft (17 m) Azhakiyapandiapuram, 17 km (11 mi) from Nagercoil town
Baana Theertham Falls Tirunelveli Vickramasingapuram
Vaideki Falls Coimbatore 30 km (19 mi) from Coimbatore near Narasipuram
Vattaparai Falls Kanyakumari Near Bhoothapandi, 13 km (8.1 mi) of Nagercoil on Pazhayar River

Tamil Nadu Photos[edit]

Photos of Tamil Nadu Falls
Waterfall on Kolli hills 
Hogenakal Waterfall 
Kiliyur Waterfall 
Kutralam Waterfall 
Agasthiyar waterfall, Papanasam 
Silver Cascade Waterfall,Kodaikkanal 
Banatheertham Waterfall, Papanasam 
Shenbagathoppu Meenvetti Parai Falls, Srivilliputtur 
Thalaiyar Falls (Rattail) 

Telangana[edit]

Name District Height Details
Kuntala Waterfall Adilabad 45 m (148 ft) This waterfall is 2nd highest height waterfall in Andhra pradesh.
Pochera Falls Adilabad 20 m (66 ft) Situated about 35 km (22 mi) from Nirmal, on National Highway no.7, and is on the way to Adilabad.[6]

Uttarakhand[edit]

Kempty Falls, Mussoorie in winters

Uttar Pradesh[edit]

  • Vindham Waterfall - Deodari Waterfalls, Vindhyachal, Mirzapur, Uttar Pradesh.
  • (Lakhaniya Dari Waterfall)-30 km from Chunar, Mirzapur, Uttar Pradesh
  • (Sidhnath Dari Waterfall)-Shakteshgarh, Chunar, Uttar Pradesh

JAMMU & KASHMIR

- Siad Baba Waterfall

Unclassified[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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  2. ^ "Guntur Excursions". Retrieved 2009-08-10. 
  3. ^ "Showing all Waterfalls in India". World Waterfalls Database. Retrieved 2007-02-19. 
  4. ^ "Showing all Waterfalls in Asia". World Waterfalls Database. Retrieved 2007-02-23. 
  5. ^ "Major Waterfalls". 
  6. ^ "Pochera Water Falls, Nimz City". Retrieved 2009-08-10.