Hogenakkal Falls ,Tamil Nadu, India


Address -: Hogenakkal Falls ,Chamarajnagar, Hogenakkal,Dharmapuri ,Tamil Nadu ,India

Hogenakkal is a waterfall in South India on the Kaveri river in the Dharmapuri district of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It is located 180 km (110 mi) from Bangalore and 46 km (29 mi) from Dharmapuri. Sometimes referred to as the "Niagara Falls of India," it is known for medicinal baths and hide boat rides, projecting itself as a major tourist attraction. Carbonatite rocks in this site are considered to be the oldest of its kind in South Asia and one of the oldest in the world.The Government of Tamil Nadu made a proposal to convert the falls into providing drinking water for the state.
The Kaveri River forks into multiple streams and falls through multiple steps, making the sight a mesmerising thing to behold. The carbonatite rocks by these falls are the oldest of its kind in South Asia and one of the oldest in the world. Drinking water can also be obtained from the falls, and interestingly enough, the water here is believed to possess medicinal properties, owing to the numerous herbs that grow in its path. Known for its pristine appeal, the Hogenakkal Falls are the prime attraction in the region. Tourists also have options of enjoying the Coracle boat ride from one end of the river to the other, or they can simply find a quaint spot to perch upon and revel in the marvels of the enchanting beauty of Hogenakkal Falls.

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