List of waterfalls in India by height

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The following is a list of waterfalls in India. Nuranang fall, Jung, Dist.Tawang, AP, India.

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Waterfall Height Location Remarks Single drop
Barehipani waterfalls,

Mayurbhanj district, Odisha

399 metres (1,309 ft) 2 tiered waterfall located in Similipal National Park
saksham fall 350 metres (1,148.29 ft) Satara, Maharashtra According to the government record at the falls it is the 4th highest fall in India
Nohkalikai Falls 340 metres (1,120 ft)[1] East Khasi Hills district, Meghalaya tallest plunge type waterfalls Yes
Nohsngithiang Falls 315 metres (1,033 ft)[1] East Khasi Hills district, Meghalaya segmented type waterfalls Yes
Dudhsagar Falls 310 metres (1,020 ft)[1] Karnataka/Goa 4 tiered waterfalls
Kynrem Falls 305 metres (1,001 ft)[1] East Khasi Hills district, Meghalaya 3 tiered waterfalls
Meenmutty Falls 300 metres (980 ft)[1] Wayanad district, Kerala 3 tiered waterfalls
Thalaiyar Falls 297 metres (974 ft)[1] Batlagundu,Dindigul district, Tamil Nadu horsetail type waterfalls Yes
Barkana Falls 259 metres (850 ft)[1] Shimoga district, Karnataka tiered waterfalls
Jog Falls 253 metres (830 ft)[1] Shimoga district, Karnataka segmented waterfalls Yes
Khandadhar Falls 244 metres (801 ft)[1] Kendujhar district & Sundergarh district, Odisha Horse tail type falls Yes
Barehipani Falls 217 metres (712 ft)[1] Mayurbhanj district, Odisha 2 tiered waterfalls
Kune Falls 200 metres (660 ft)[1] Pune district, Maharashtra 3 tiered waterfalls
Soochipara Falls 200 metres (660 ft)[1] Wayanad district, Kerala 3 tiered waterfalls
Magod Falls 198 metres (650 ft)[1] Uttara Kannada district, Karnataka 2 tiered waterfalls
Joranda Falls 181 metres (594 ft)[1] Mayurbhanj district, Odisha plunge type waterfalls Yes
Hebbe Falls 168 metres (551 ft)[1] Chikkamagaluru district, Karnataka 2 tiered waterfalls
Duduma Falls 157 metres (515 ft)[1] Border of Koraput & Visakhapatnam districts
of Odisha and Andhra Pradesh states
plunge type waterfalls Yes
Palani Falls 150 metres (490 ft)[1] Kullu district, Himachal Pradesh
Lodh Falls 143 metres (469 ft)[1] Latehar district, Jharkhand 2 tiered waterfalls
Bahuti Falls 198 metres (650 ft)[1] Mauganj, Rewa district, Madhya Pradesh 2 tiered waterfalls
Bishop Falls 135 metres (443 ft)[1] East Khasi Hills district, Meghalaya 3 tiered waterfalls
Chachai Falls 130 metres (430 ft)[1] Rewa district, Madhya Pradesh
Keoti Falls 130 metres (430 ft)[1] Rewa district, Madhya Pradesh segmented type waterfall Yes
Kalhatti Falls 122 metres (400 ft)[1] Chikkamagaluru district, Karnataka
Athirappilly Falls 25 metres (82 ft)[1] thrissur district, Kerala segmented type waterfall
Beadon Falls 120 metres (390 ft)[1] East Khasi Hills district, Meghalaya
Keppa Falls 116 metres (381 ft)[1] Uttara Kannada district, Karnataka fan type waterfall Yes
Koosalli Falls 116 metres (381 ft)[1] Udupi, Karnataka 6 tiered waterfall
Pandavgad Falls 107 metres (351 ft)[1] Thane, Maharashtra
Rajat Prapat 107 metres (351 ft)[1] Hoshangabad district, Madhya Pradesh horsetail type waterfall Yes
Bundla Falls 100 metres (330 ft)[1] Kangra district, Himachal Pradesh
Vantawng Falls 230 metres (750 ft)[1] Serchhip district, Mizoram 2 tiered waterfalls
Shivanasamudra Falls 98 metres (322 ft)[1] Chamarajanagaradistrict, Karnataka segmented type Yes
Lower Ghaghri Falls 98 metres (322 ft)[1] Latehar district, Jharkhand
Hundru Falls 98 metres (322 ft)[1] Ranchi district, Jharkhand segmented type Yes
Sweet Falls 96 metres (315 ft)[1] East Khasi Hills district, Meghalaya horsetail type Yes
Agaya Gangai 92 metres (302 ft)[2] Namakkal Tamil nadu 1 tiered waterfalls
Gatha Falls 91 metres (299 ft)[1] Panna district, Madhya Pradesh
Teerathgarh Falls 91 metres (299 ft)[1] Baster district, Chhattisgarh
Kiliyur Falls 91 metres (299 ft)[1] Yercaud, Tamil Nadu fan type waterfall Yes
Kedumari Falls 91 metres (299 ft)[1] Udupi district, Karnataka horsetail type waterfall Yes
Muthyala Maduvu Falls 91 metres (299 ft)[1] Bangalore rural district, Karnataka
Tirathgarh Falls 91 metres (299 ft)[1] Bastar district, Chhattisgarh horsetail type waterfall Yes
Langshiang Falls 85 metres (279 ft)[1] West Khasi Hills district, Meghalaya Yes
Talakona falls 82 metres (269 ft)[citation needed] Chittoor district, Andhra Pradesh
Kakolat Falls 50 metres (160 ft)[citation needed] Nawada district, Bihar

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z aa ab ac ad ae af ag ah ai aj ak al am an ao ap "Showing all Waterfalls in India". World Waterfalls Database. Archived from the original on 2009-09-01. Retrieved 2010-06-20. 
  2. ^ "Agaya Gangai Waterfalls – Milk that falls from the sky!!". With Sankara Subramanian C. Be on the Road. Retrieved 2012-06-19.