Hogenakkal Falls - Niagara of India

by   SJRANJAN

HoggenakkalHogenakkal Falls is one of the awesome waterfalls in Tamil Nadu on the river Kaveri.

Hogenakkal is located about 750 feet above sea level.

The distance from Bangalore is 132Km (via Dhenkanikottai - anchety route).

The Name

Hogenakkal is a kannada word. It means smoking rocks (Hoge means smoke and kal means rock).

Tamil Nadu people calls this also as "Marikottayam".

Boating

Boating is the most exciting thing in Hogenakkal trip. It was allowed only during the dry-season.
 

Search

You may like...

Skardu - Must see tourist place in Pakistan

Skardu town is the capital of Skardu District located in the North par...


Ooty ( Udhagamandalam ) - Queen of hill stations

Udhagamandalam better known as Ooty is the most popular hill station i...


Awesome Mandalpatti Hills - Scotland of India

Mandalpatti is one of the best tourist spots in Coorg , Karnataka , In...


Vatican - The holy city of Christianity

The Vatican City is situated on the Vatican hill, on the right bank of...


Tirumala Sri Venkateswara Temple - Tirupati

Tirumala Venkateswara temple is a Greatest Hindu temple in the hill to...