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Gigantic water fall

Chelavara waterfall is also known as Embepare and is located about 26 km from Madikeri.This... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2017
Vadodara, India
Breath taking

Waterfalls in Coorg are everywhere.. Chelavara falls are easy to access but during rainy season it... read more

Reviewed 21 February 2017
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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2 Km From Sunset Point, Kakkabe, India
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 27 September 2016

One of those rare places which is completely natural. Which also means that the access to the falls is also via nature. No steps, handrails, directions, etc. Please note: You will need to be supremely athletic plus fit to go (and come back) to these...More

2  Thank Scorpio_Nomad
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 6 June 2014

* Bad road leading to the falls * Your car can be damaged by the roads which are in very bad shape * Garbage thrown all over the place * Path to the falls slippry * Saw 2-3 varieties of fish * Not many tourists...More

3  Thank webgenius_1
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Disappointing after a one hour jumpy ride to the falls. About 700m climb for a peek to the falls. Anti climax when you reach the viewpoint for the falls - take a couple of photos & back home !

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Reviewed 21 April 2018

While coming back from kabbe hills we went to this place just to find that there is no water in the fall. Also way to fall is fenced with lot of boards about danger and private property. If you are going by your own vehicle...More

1  Thank mukesh120
Reviewed 7 January 2018

Close to Nalknad palace, some 30+ km from Madikeri, a narrow, desolate, muddy road will take you inside the forest where from a height and distance you can see this Shakuntala of Kalidasa flowing from a high cliff to down below with eternal bliss and...More

2  Thank ghosal_rg
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

The falls is very inspiring flowing quietly in the lap of beautiful nature. One would feel mesmerized by the smallness of its beauty struck by the sound of water in the midst of a serene forest.

1  Thank Rahul D
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Chelavara waterfall is also known as Embepare and is located about 26 km from Madikeri.This picturesque location is famous for its greenery and beautiful surroundings.

1  Thank khan25kareena
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Simply beautiful piece of nature. One of the beautiful spots one shouldn't miss. Please checkout nearby locations on Google as well.

1  Thank Pratyksh
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

When we went there wasn't much water but I am sure the season time this place is for sure to have fun time. A nice ansd secluded falls

1  Thank Venkatesh S
Reviewed 30 March 2017

i'd visited the place on 29th March on my bike. The roads are just ok. But the curves and the country side views will make it memorable. we'have to trek for around 100m from the road to falls. All i could see was the skeleton...More

1  Thank Kevin_George_Explore
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Waterfalls in Coorg are everywhere.. Chelavara falls are easy to access but during rainy season it is extremely slippery route and can be a dangerous slip. There is not much place to sit and enjoy this scenic waterfalls as the rocks around it are way...More

1  Thank Fatema_Aziz
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Chelavara falls is a beautiful waterfall located in Coorg district. It is located about 15 km from Virajpet. We travelled to there on bikes. The source of this falls is a collection of streams from Thadiyantamol mountains. After we have taken a bath, some locals...More

1  Thank Abhi5813
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22 June 2018|
Response from ghosal_rg | Reviewed this property |
No guide or any sort of help will be required. You have to climb a little, go down a little and then it appears. Beware of slippery mud and stones and just stand still at the end. Don't try to take a bath.
Ajit T
21 April 2018|
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