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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
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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 Mukesh K
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
Reviewed 31 October 2016

One of the famous tourist spot as we visit every year. The water falls is on the way to Kabbe Homestay. we go very near to the falls and enjoyed a lot. had a great time over here, taken many snaps , selfies as children...More

1  Thank 950aixe
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Shantanu J
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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