Top 8 Hyderabad nearby waterfalls
In Telangana tourism waterfalls play important role. They are charming in monsoon Aug-Nov. One can enjoy Hyderabad nearby waterfalls in monsoon weekends. These falls mesmerizes Nature lovers with full waterbody.
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1.Kuntala waterfalls: Hyderabad nearby waterfalls
Kuntala is highest Telangana falls, 150 ft height. It’s on Kadam river, Sahayadri mountains. Waterfalls comes down in two steps.
Local believe that King Dushyantha&Shakuntala were mesmerized by the falls scenic beauty. From then she used to bath in falls so it got name Kuntala.
Location: Neredigonda mandalam,Adilabad. From Hyderabad 260 km, Nirmal 43 km
How to reach: Proceed to Neredikonda from Nirmal & travel towards falls. Road is motor able up to waterfalls. 400 steps take you to Kuntalafalls.
sightseeing: Pochera,Gayathri,Kanakai Waterfalls.
2.Pochera falls:Height 40 ft. Travel Nirmal-Neredikonda then at Boath cross road take turning to Pochera.
3.Gayathri falls:Height 100 ft, also known as Mukti Gundam. Fall is at Kadam River. Reach Neredikonda-Mokram, trek till waterfall. It’s famous for National Rappelling competitions.
4. Kakai falls: Height 30 ft, width 100 ft. Another name is kanakai falls due to Kanakadurga temple.
Route:Nirmal-Echoda-Bajaratnoor bridge-2 km trek to falls. Take guide at Girnur.
5.Bogatha waterfalls: Hyderabad nearby waterfalls
This is popular as Telangana Niagara falls with 30 ft height, 50 ft width. It flows as parallel streams making picturesque falls on Godavari.
Location:Koyaveerapuram,Wazeedu Mandal,Jayashankar Bhupalpally. From Hyderabad 275 km.
How to reach: Waragal-Laknavaram-from NH-163 take diversion between chikupalli, peddagollagudem then go 3 km to reach parking. Walk for 1 km to view awesome waterfalls.
Sightseeing: Bogateswaraswamy temple,Laknavaram,Warangal.
3.Ethipothala falls: Hyderabad nearby waterfalls
Ethipothala falls cascades step wise at 70 ft height on River Krishna. There is crocodile breeding center in the pond below waterfalls & Forest Department manages it. NagarjunaSagar right canal releases water to make falls beautiful 365 days.
Location: From NagarjunaSagar 14km.
How to reach: After NagarjunaSagar go 8km in Macherla road.Take left turn to Ethipothalafalls at signboard, drive 3 km up to parking. It’s 500 steps down to view waterfalls.
Sightseeing:Ranganath,Dattatreya temples near falls,Nagarjunasagar.
It’s Nallamala forest beautiful falls. Water falls on Shiv Linga from 100 ft height. So fall is named after Malleswaraswamy.
Location: From Srisailam 58 km
How to reach:On Hyderabad-Srisailam ghat road,fall is 54 Km before Srisailam. Take a left diversion at Vatvarlapalli travel 10 km to reach falls. It’s just 250 steps to enjoy waterfalls.
5.Bheemunipaadam: Hyderabad nearby waterfalls
From Bheema’s foot shape rock water jumps down to make beautiful scenery, so it named as Bheemunipaadam falls, height 70 ft.
Location: From Hyderabad 200 km, Warangal 51 km
How to reach: Warangal-Gudur-Bhupathipet,go 5 km turn left&reach falls via Chinnayellapur. Sightseeing: Warangal,Pakala.
Go in a group for falls in forest&take a guide
don’t dive into deep waters
carry food-water from hotel you stay.