Jog Falls, Gersoppa Falls

Jog Falls

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Alias : Gersoppa Falls

Waterfall

Sharavathi River

Sagara, Shimoga, Karnataka, India

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Jog Falls also called as Gerosoppa Falls or Jogada Gundi is the second highest plunge waterfall in India located in Sagara taluk Shivamogga district of Karnataka, India. River Sharavathi plunges from a height of 830 feet. It is a segmented waterfall which is one of India's tallest waterfalls and the best waterfalls in Karnataka, Jog Falls is simply a landmark that you cannot miss. Truly a natural wonder. No words to describe to its beauty especially during monsoon season. A must watch attraction. Magnificent view of falls from top. You can go down through steps(1388) to reach bottom of the nearby hill to see the beauty in closest view. Jog Falls is located at approx 18km from Siddapur, 30km from Sagar, 100km from Shivamogga, 87km from Murdeshwar, 402km from Bengaluru, 152km from Karwar, 235km from Goa.



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About Shimoga

Shimoga is located in central part of Karnataka.It has been renamed officially as Shivamogga.Shimoga is known as the gateway to the Western Ghats and called “Gateway of Malnad” by the locals.Shimoga is the land of natural waterfalls, green swelling hills and valleys, dense forests, well built forts and temples and rich in flora and fauna,vast paddy fields enrich the landscape in and around the city. Shivamogga lies on the banks of the River Tunga.

Shimoga is wellknown for jog falls which is the second highest waterfall towering height of about 253ft in india, Kodachadri a beautiful mountain with thick grassy knolls and tall elevations which is 10th highest peak of the state, Honnemaradu a beautiful town with lush green plants and trees behind the rambling basins of sharavathi river ,Kundadri is a place where you can see a structure right amidst natur - It is a beautiful hillor rather a rock structure perched at around 3200ft above sea level in Teerthahalli Taluk ,Sakrebailu - here you can see grand elephants having leisure day.

Shimoga is located 285km from Bengaluru ,202km from Dharwad ,243km from Mysore ,201km from Mangalore.


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