Majestic nature at its best
( 3.5 )
Tamil, Kannada
1 Days
October to March
Kempegowda International Airport
26℃ to 37℃

Hogenakkal Tourism

Hogenakkal (also known as Marikottayam) is a waterfall on Kaveri river in Tamil Nadu - Karnataka border. Hogenakkal is at a distance of 180km from Bangalore which makes it an ideal weekend getaway destination. The word Hogenakkal means smoking rocks. Hogenakkal is famous for its basket boats. Hogenekkal has been developed as a proper tourist destination only in recent years. It can be visited throughout the year except during the monsoon as the water will be in dangerous levels.

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What to Eat

Do not miss the fresh river fish fry.

Where to Stay

There are no good accommodation options in Hogenakkal. Dharmapuri is the nearest town with hotels which is at a distance of 45km.

Hogenakkal Itinerary

Day1: Reach Hogenakkal early in the morning to visit the waterfalls and then head to Melagiri hills if you wish.

Safety Tips

There have been many accidents at Hogenakkal falls, do not let kids wander alone.

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