Hogenakkal Falls – Tourist Places:
Hogenakkal is a waterfall(Entry point of Kaveri river in Tamilnadu) in the Dharmapuri district, Tamil Nadu. It is located
- 180 km from Bangalore
- 340 km from Chennai
- 64 km from Salem and
- 46 km from Dharmapuri.
Hogenakkal falls located 45kms away from dharmapuri(head quaters), 180kms from bangalore and 340kms from chennai. Hogenakkal falls opens 24*7 and it closed when there is a excess flow of water in cavery river. There water flow most of the days, usually a lot of crowd during holidays. Its complete safe in hogenakkal, government provide a lot of facilities to the tourist people. Medium and small buget rooms available near by the falls. Oil massage is very famous there and local peoples offer you best massage at cheap price. Dharmapuri famous food (fresh water fish) available there, you can prepare it on your own or readymate cook also available.
The Government of Tamil Nadu made a proposal to convert the falls into providing drinking water for the state.
Best Time to visit:
Time to visit Hogenakkal Falls: October to March. (After Monsoon)
The weather is quite pleasant during this time with moderate temperature.