Iruppu falls

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Highlights

Rating
Rated 4.5 / 5 - based on 100 reviews
Attractions : Waterfall
Season : October to May
Weather : Summer (16 to 28°C), Winter (12 to 20°C)

Details

Iruppu falls is located in the Brahmagiri region of Kodagu disctrict of Karnataka. This waterfall is one of the primary attractions of Kodagu and is easily accessible by road. Legend says that during the time of Ramayana, Lakshmana shot an arrow in the Brahmagiri hills which brought the Lakshmana thirtha river into existence. Hence this falls is also known as Lakshmana Theertha falls. 

Tourist attractions at Iruppu falls

Waterfall

Water plunges from a height of 60 ft amidst the greenary to provide a spectacular view. The waterfall and surrounding greenery brings in hoards of tourists. Though the falls is perennial, during summer the water falls becomes a thin line. But during monsoon and post monsoon, Iruppu falls provides a grand spectacle. There is a forest trail which starts from here to reach Brahmagiri peak.

Rameshwara Temple

This place has holy associations as well. It is believed that Lord Rama himself established this temple in honour of Lord Shiva. This temple attracts lot of pilgrims during the festival of Shivaratri.

Things to do in Iruppu falls

  • Enjoy the journey enroute.
  • Have a great time in the waterfall.
  • Visit the Rameshwara temple.

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Travel Guide

How to reach Iruppu falls

Nearest Bus Station

Srimangala, Gonikoppal and and Kutta are the nearest bus stations.

Nearest Railway Station

Mysore is the nearest railway station.

Nearest Aiport

Mysore Airport and Mangalore Airports are the nearest airports.

How to reach Iruppu falls from Bangalore

Bus

Buses are available from Bangalore to Kutta, Srimangala and Gonikoppal. Both these places are very near to Iruppu falls.

Car / Taxi

Bangalore to Iruppu waterfall distance is 244 km and is approximately a 5 hour drive. From Bangalore join the Bangalore Mysore road. Continue on State Highway 17 to KRS dam in Karimanti. Continue on the KRS road to Elivala. Connect to Hunsur road. Take Mysore Madikeri road to Nagarahole road in Doddanunsur. Follow the Nagarahole road to Gonikoppal Kutta road. Take the Rameshwara road until Kurchi. After 3 km take a left to Iruppu falls road. Continue on this road for 3 km to reach Iruppu falls.

How to reach Iruppu falls from Mysore

Bus

Buses are available from Mysore to Kutta, Srimangala and Gonikoppal. Both these places are very near to Iruppu falls.

Car / Taxi

Mysore to Iruppu falls distance is 108 km and is approximately a 2.5 hr drive. From Mysore , connect to Hunsur road. Take Mysore Madikeri road to Nagarahole road in Doddanunsur. Follow the Nagarahole road to Gonikoppal Kutta road. Take the Rameshwara road until Kurchi. After 3 km take a left to Iruppu falls road. Continue on this road for 3 km to reach Iruppu falls.

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