For all those who can not travel as far as the Hogenakkal, head out on Bannerghatta Road, continue from National Park to reach Anekal, for the Muthyalamaduvu falls. Muthyalamaduvu is a multi stage waterfall. With the water gurgling through the rocks making a soulful sound is one of the most peaceful and scenic places in the outskirts of Bangalore. A Nilgiri plantation close to the top of the waterfall is a perfect place to visit to escape the heat while away on a sunny day. Base of the waterfall has enough shade with a small pond where you can test you swimming skills. The valley also has good nunber of birds and flowers.