Mesmerising Athirappilly Waterfalls

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Mesmerizing Athirappilly WaterFalls 

Photo of Mesmerising Athirappilly Waterfalls by De WANDERER Soul
Day 1

Nearest Railway station  to Atthirappilly Falls is 30 kilometres to the west in Chalakudi Railway Station, The nearest airport is Kochi International Airport, about 55 kilometres southwest of the waterfall and 58 kilometres south of City of Thrissur.

Photo of Athirappilly Water Falls, Pariyaram, Kerala by De WANDERER Soul

Athirappilly is easily reachable from Chalakudy and Angamaly by taxi or by bus from the Chalakudy and Angamaly bus terminal. Athirappilly is situated on the highways connecting Tamil Nadu and Kerala, amidst thick forest, so night riding is not advised.

Photo of Athirappilly Water Falls, Pariyaram, Kerala by De WANDERER Soul

The journey from Chalakudy to the Athirappilly Falls passes through a landscape of winding roads, small villages and lush green trees. Visitors can reach the top of the waterfall via a paved path that leads through thick bamboo clusters.

Photo of Athirappilly Water Falls, Pariyaram, Kerala by De WANDERER Soul

From Angamaly the route is in the midst of an Oil Palm Reserve through Ezhattumugham tourism village A steep narrow path also leads to the bottom of the falls.

Photo of Athirappilly Water Falls, Pariyaram, Kerala by De WANDERER Soul

The falls attract visitors from across India, especially during the monsoon months (June–September). About 7 million tourists visit the falls and the Vazhachal picnic spot each year.

Photo of Athirappilly Water Falls, Pariyaram, Kerala by De WANDERER Soul

Athirappilly Falls, is situated in Athirappilly Panchayat in Chalakudy Taluk of Thrissur District in Kerala, India on the Chalakudy River, which originates from the upper reaches of the Western Ghats

Photo of Athirappilly Water Falls, Pariyaram, Kerala by De WANDERER Soul

It is the largest waterfall in Kerala, which stands tall at 80 feet.There is another waterfall on the way from Athirappilly to Vazhachal Falls, in close proximity to the road, which is locally called "Charpa Falls".

Photo of Athirappilly Water Falls, Pariyaram, Kerala by De WANDERER Soul

Athirappilly Falls is the largest waterfall in Kerala and is nicknamed "The Niagara of India".

Photo of Athirappilly Water Falls, Pariyaram, Kerala by De WANDERER Soul
Photo of Athirappilly Water Falls, Pariyaram, Kerala by De WANDERER Soul
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