Catherine Falls

#6 of 11 things to do in Ooty

Catherine falls a picturesque waterfall which is located 35 kms about away from Ooty near a town called Kotagiri, it is one of the most popular point of attraction among the tourists and visitors. The fall is small yet so tranquil draws a large number of people to embrace its beauty. People usually track to this beautiful fall, there are two points the Falls view point and the other one is the Water fall point. The upper fall directly falls on the rocks and the view is mesmerizing and it is the second highest in Nilgiri mountain range.This fall is a double cascaded water fall which cascades down from a height of 250m, it is formed by the Geddhehadha halla stream, river  Kallar descends down the rocks and turns itself into this stream which later contributes in the formation of Catherine falls. It is surrounded by the tea plantation, Mettupalayam plains and the amazing views of the forest. People usually prefer to do trekking to this amazing site from Kotagiri and Aravenu. 

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Catherine Falls  tourism
Catherine Falls  tourism
Catherine Falls  tourism