Jog Falls

Karnataka | India
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Jog Falls is categorised as Getaways

Jog Falls (Nivalink Trip Dated - 2 March 2010)
Kedarasvara Temple at Balligavi (Photo Courtesy: Dineshkannambadi)
Birds seen at Gudavi Bird Sanctuary (Photo Courtesy: Shrikanth Hegde)
Marikamba Temple, Sagara (Photo Courtesy: Vmjmalali)
Unchalli Falls (Photo courtesy: Balaji Narayanan)
Rameshwara Temple Keladi (Photo courtesy: Dineshkannambadi)
Aghoresvara Temple Ikkeri (Photo Courtesy: Dineshkannambadi)
Madhukeshwara Temple at Banavasi (photo courtesy: Clt13)

Reasons to Visit
  • Jog Falls, also known as Gersoppa Falls, is one of the highest waterfalls in India.
  • Jog Falls are nestled on the Western Ghats having a 292 m fall on the Sharavati River.
  • Sharavati River river falls here in four distinct cascades – locally called as Raja, Rani, Rover and Rocket.
  • Jog falls are at their best during monsoon (June-Sept).
Know It
  • Jog Falls is typically visited as a part of a Coastal Karnataka Itinerary or a Pilgrimage Itinerary covering Gokarna, Murudeshwar and Mookambika temples.
  • Waterfall Destinations of India"Jog Falls in Coastal Karnataka is the 2nd highest Plunge waterfall in India. July-Oct is generally the best time to arrive here to witness it in full flow. "
Access Information

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Pickup from Udupi and Drop to Jog fallsRs. 4929

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Destination Ideas

  • Jog falls experience
  • Karnataka in Monsoon
  • Off-beat getaways in Coastal Karnataka

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  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Jog Falls is created by the Sharavathi River falling from a height of 830 ft, making it the second-highest plunge waterfall in Asia after the Nohkalikai Falls with a height of 335 m in Meghalaya making it a major creation.
    Natural Wonders
  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Sagara is known for wood carving articles, particularly of sandalwood and is home to ancient Marikamba Temple.
    Heritage Site, Arts Crafts Culture
    Heritage Temple, Craft Village
    The Aghoresvara temple at Ikkeri is a large structure in a uniquely mixed style combines elements of Vijayanagara, Dravida style, Chalukya era and Hoysala era architecture alongwith architecture of the Deccan Sultanates. Its interesting visit for any heritage traveller.
    Heritage Site
    Heritage Temple
    Rameshwara Temple at Keladi near Sagara in Karnataka is an ancient temple renowned for its Hoysala-Dravida style architecture.
    Heritage Site
    Heritage Temple
    Gudavi Bird Sanctuary is a renowned bird sactuary. 200+ species of birds are found at this place. Best visited in winter.
    Bird Watching
    Banvasi is home to 9th Century Madhukeshwara Temple, a Lord Shiva temple. Banavasi lies deep in the rain forests of Western Ghats with the Varada river flowing around it on three sides.
    Temple or Holy Place
    Lord Shiva
    Kedaresvara Temple at Balligavi is renowned pilgrimage and known as Dakshina Kedara means Kedarnath of the South. It is an area renowned for its ancient monuments
    Temple or Holy Place
    Lord Shiva
  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Unchalli Falls is a waterfall created by a 381 ft drop in a river which is accessible by a 5 km trek. Best visited in monsoon.
    Adventure, Natural Wonders
    Trekking, Waterfall

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Nearest Airport in Jog Falls
  • Hubli Airport ( HBX ) , Hubli-159 Kms
Nearest Railway Stations in Jog Falls
  • Kumta Railway Station ( KT ), Kumta-70 Kms
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