Joranda Falls

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Joranda Falls
ଯୋରନ୍ଦା ପ୍ରପାତ
Joranda Water Fall Simlipal Biosphere Reserve.jpg
LocationMayurbhanj district, Odisha, India
CoordinatesCoordinates: 21°56′14″N 86°24′15″E / 21.93722°N 86.40417°E / 21.93722; 86.40417
TypePlunge
Total height150 metres (490 ft)
Number of drops1

The Joranda Falls (ଯୋରନ୍ଦା ପ୍ରପାତ୍) is located in the core area of Simlipal National Park in Mayurbhanj district in the Indian state of Odisha. The Barehipani Falls is located close to the Joranda Falls.[1] It is the 19th highest waterfall in India.[2]

The falls[edit]

The Joranda Falls has a total height of 150 metres (490 ft). The water plunges over a lofty cliff in a single drop, spreading out slightly as it falls.[3]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Joranda Falls". Maps of India. Retrieved 2010-06-24.
  2. ^ "Showing all Waterfalls in India". World Waterfalls Database. Archived from the original on 2012-08-25. Retrieved 2010-06-24.
  3. ^ "Barehipani Falls". World Waterfall Database. Retrieved 2010-06-24.