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Hogenakkal Falls

Madheswara Betta - Hogenakkal Falls Rd, Dharmapuri, India
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Natural Beauty Destroyed by Humans

Hearing that this is Indian Naigara falls, we went there last week full of expectations. Drive was... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Sarit K
New Delhi, India
Place is very good - Beauty destroyed by too much human presence

There are 2 ways to review this place. 1) If I see the natural beauty aspect, I would say the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Pratap V
Chennai (Madras), India
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Madheswara Betta - Hogenakkal Falls Rd, Dharmapuri, India
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Hearing that this is Indian Naigara falls, we went there last week full of expectations. Drive was great..but falls was disppointing...Filthy place ...looked like Fish Market...All the guys getting oil massages...same place serving sea food.. IT was Smelly, dirty absolutely dissapointing.. Though falls were good...but...More

Thank Sarit K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are 2 ways to review this place. 1) If I see the natural beauty aspect, I would say the waterfalls is just way beyond awesome. The sheer force of water and a series of waterfalls is a view to die for. The coracle ride...More

8  Thank Pratap V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Hoganekkal on july last . . It was really awesome. The ride through the round boat (Perisel) was the best one. Eventhough the government round boat was cloased because of the over flow of water in kaveri river, we went through private. Don't...More

1  Thank Rifahath A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely filthy place. Tons of people openly having bath in the same and adding to it. Weather wasn't on our side and that made things worse. We drove from Bangalore to here and it was absolutely not worth it. U'd rather stay in Bangalore, got...More

3  Thank AshishRijhwani
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a heart in the mouth experience. The place of falls cannot be seen from the place on land so u have to take a boat called 'theppa' they will cost you depending on the season and they will take you to the falls...More

2  Thank Sathvik P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First of all let me clear, this place is kind of seasonal, we previously went there but due to summer no water, no boat ride and no view. But during monsoon/just after monsoon or if state govt open the dam then water will be there...More

6  Thank sachi059
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Hogenakkal Falls reminds us why us humans are a destructive species. The falls are actually amazing. But bad hygiene sense has ruined the place. One just cannot walk in peace and enjoy the natural scenery of waterfalls without being pestered for taking coracle rides and...More

5  Thank MeLoveSomeCake
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Fantastic place to visit in summer which can keep us cool.... Pls dont visit during rainy season as there are many water accidents happens. It's just an sight seeing place and you can enjoy one full day along with your friends/ family. Fish dishes which...More

Thank bibin k
Reviewed 30 June 2017

This place is actually not fully in Tamil Nadu some part of this place is in Karnataka. the tamil language spoken here has little kannada touch.Historians say that Veerappan hide in the forest of Hoganakkal inorder to save himself from police.Majority people are unaware of...More

Thank abhishekanirudh1997
Reviewed 29 June 2017

First, there are two entries : Karnataka side and Tamil Nadu side. We travelled from Mahadeshwara Betta and entered Karnataka side. The road (scenery, views) from Betta to Palar (junction) is good, but the Palar-Gopinatham-Hogenak road is a must-drive place if you like driving. Amazing...More

5  Thank Balasubrahmanya... I
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Vijayakumar A
13 August 2017|
Response from Pratap V | Reviewed this property |
Yeah very much. There is nothing to stop anyone from visiting here. Enjoy your trip.