Barkana Falls

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Barkana Falls
Location Agumbe, Shimoga District, Karnataka
Type Tiered
Total height 850 feet /259 meters
Watercourse Sita River
World height ranking 353

The Barkana Falls, formed by Seetha River, is a water falls located near Agumbe in Shimoga district of state of Karnataka, India and the water falls is among the ten highest waterfalls in India.[1] The water falls is filled with water only during rainy season.

The falls[edit]

Barkana falls is located at a distance of 10 km from Agumbe and has a height of about 500 feet and the area is surrounded by thick forest of Western Ghats.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Showing all Waterfalls in India". World Waterfalls Database. Retrieved 2007-02-23. 
  2. ^ "Astounding Agumbe". Deccan Herald. 9 July 2012. Retrieved 28 August 2015. 

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