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Bear Shola Falls

#Waterfall in Kodaikanal

A popular tourist spot within the princess of hill stations is the Bear Shola Falls in Kodaikanal. It is believed that bears would visit this falls for drinking water in the earlier days and hence, the apt name. It is a quiet and calm haven for those yearning for a break from the routine parks and sanctuaries; from the monotonous rings and mails.

The white waters gushing down the steep terrain with a picturesque backdrop will surely take your breath away. The seasonal waterfall is seen most lively during the monsoon when the water is in full flow. Uninterrupted by human interference, the slanting waterfalls is swamped by dense forests, adding glamour to the cascading beauty. Don't miss this chance to have a personal meeting the common and rare flora and fauna of the region. Get set to be amazed in this exotic falls.

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Tamil Nadu, India
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Ticket / Cost / Expenses
Time people usually spend here:
1.5 hours
Altitude / Height:
6871 feet
Latitude / Longitude:
10.2396667°N, 77.4779864°E
Distance from Kodaikanal city center to Bear Shola Falls
-- km
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Read traveller's reviews about Bear Shola Falls..

Overall Rating:3.6

  '5' out of 5
"This place is simply breath-taking. Not many people visit there. U can enjoy the waterfall, bathe in it. First u have to walk for a while to enjoy this natural beauty. "
  '3' out of 5
"The road to Bear Shola is narrow and finding slot to park your four wheeler will be challenging. The way from entrance shola falls is the main adventure and clicking pictures there is very much liked. Overall an average destination."
  '5' out of 5
"A small waterfall but a beautiful one. You won't find many tourists there as roads are not very good. If you manage to walk in the muddy road you may enjoy the waterfalls."
  '4' out of 5
"The Walk upto the falls is great. It's not clean and very little amount of water falling except after rainy season. "
  '4' out of 5
"During December, waterfalls has sufficient water, amazing view even though height is less. I "

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