Kerala, God’s own land is blessed with so many natural wonders. The eye catching beauty and the serenity of this land attracts thousands of tourists every year. The stunning waterfalls in Kerala are irresistible. These gurgling waterfalls with its wild beauty will take you to another world. Most of the waterfalls in Kerala are in and around Western Ghats. The forests of Western Ghats are marked with small and large waterfalls that gurgle and scatter down the mountains. The cascading showers of nature add beauty to the wooded forests of Western Ghats.
Athirapally and Vazhachal waterfalls located at the entrance of Sholayar ranges at about 800 foot height are the two most popular waterfalls in Kerala. Located at a distance of 78 km from Kochi, Athirapally is a popular picnic spot among the thick green forests. Athirapally joints to the Chalakkudy river after plummeting a drop of 80 feet.
Vazhachal waterfall is just a short drive from Athirapally adjacent to the dense green forestland. Vazhachal waterfall which is a part of Chalakudy river is a picturesque beauty. Athirapally and Vazhachal waterfalls with its cool misty waters falling into the thick green forests is a refreshing experience.
Palaruvi waterfall which means ‘Stream of Milk’ is one of the most wonderful waterfalls in Kerala. Palaruvi waterfall is located in the Cashew town Kollam. There are so many peculiarities about this waterfall. One can see the ruins of ancient temples in here. The water in Palaruvi is said to be medicated and is preventive against many diseases. Water cascading down a height of 300 feet across the Rocky Mountains is a wonderful scene.
Cuddled in the Western Ghats the gurgling waterfalls of Thusharagiri is the site where you can see the special relationship between land and water. This popular waterfall is situated 50 km east of Kozhikode. This provides an amazing sight for the viewers. The gentle waterfall is a soothing experience.
Aruvikkuzhi waterfalls located about 18 km from Kottayam among the shady rubber plantations is a fascinating picnic spot. This is the one waterfall which is easily accessible from the road.Perunthenaruvi waterfall, an amazing waterfall located on the Western Ghats of the Sahyadri range is famous for the wide area of the waterfalls rather than the height of the waterfalls.
Adyanpara waterfall is another popular tourist attraction. This stunning waterfall surrounded by lush greenery is located on the Nilambur taluk of Alappuzha district. Mankayam waterfall situated near Palode in Nedumangad is another beautiful destination for tourists worth experiencing. This waterfall is recently launched as a zone for eco tourism. Kalakkayam waterfalls, one of the amazing waterfalls is a favorite spot for eco tourism. The fascinating Powerhouse waterfall is located on the way to Thekkady to Munnar. Thommankuthu waterfall which is famous for adventure tourism is another magnificent waterfall in Kerala. Keezharkuthu waterfall is famous for the Rainbow waterfalls. This place offers so many entertainment options like trekking, rock climbing etc. Enjoy the breathtaking beauty of these waterfalls and spend the most amazing times of your life in Kerala.