Visit Jog Falls
Jog Falls In Karnataka is the the second highest plunge waterfall in the country.
Jog Falls In Karnataka is the the second highest plunge waterfall in the country. This famed spectacular waterfall is situated on the borders of Shimoga and North Kanara in Shimoga distict of Karnataka. The iconic waterfalls is called by various other names like Gerusoppe falls, Gersoppa falls and Jogada Gundi. The source of its astoundingly height and flow is the Sharavathi River.
Jog Falls is situated amid thick evergreen forests and water flows in four different falls, like Raja, Roarer, Rocket and Rani. 1500 steps have been built by the tourism department in order to make visitors reach the bottom of the hill. Jog Falls is one of the most coveted tourist destination in Karnataka state and tourists from all over the country visit the attraction to enjoy in the lap of nature. During monsoon, the falls become voluminous lending it a spectacular look. The roar of gushing water, rocky steps and adventurous walk make a visit to jog Falls utterly thrilling and memorable.
Tourists would prefer to know that:
- The nearest railway station to the attraction is at Talaguppa and Sagar ( 30 km).
- The nearest airport is at Hubli, it is 130 kilometres from here, and
- the falls can be reached en route National Highway 48 or 4.
Best SeasonWinter, October to March
State/Code/577201 - 577205
LANGUAGESKannada and English