Indulge yourself to calm nature at Iruppu Waterfalls, Coorg in middle of Western Ghats

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Explore Iruppu Waterfalls-Coorg

Iruppu Falls, which plunges from a height of 170 feet, is a sight to behold. This waterfall, is one of the top tourist destinations in Coorg, attracts visitors with both its stunning beauty and thunderous sound.

Iruppu Waterfalls provide nothing less than a heaven for nature lovers in the middle of the revitalizing vegetation of the Western Ghats with the sounds of birds and animals around in an otherwise tranquil atmosphere.

It is popular tourist spots and is often frequented by travelers who enjoy exploring new places. Travelers enjoy the popular journey that leads to the Narimale Forest Camp and afterward the Brahmagiri Peak. However, before continuing their walk, tourists must get the forest department’s approval.

The Attractions in Iruppu Falls

  • Swimming in Iruppu Falls

Iruppu Falls is a popular tourist destinations throughout the day, so if you want to experience the excitement of swimming in its hanging pool, you should get up a little earlier. To take a leisurely dip in the chilly water, traverse the trail’s damage, and climb up to the fall’s base.

  • River Lakshmana Tirtha

It is a tributary of the River Cauvery and the source of the Iruppu Falls. The area is recognized as a holy Hindu pilgrimage site with roots in the Ramayana. Hindu mythology states that Lord Rama and his brother Lakshmana exchanged the road while they were in exile.

  • Rafting

If you don’t try Kodagu Whitewater Rafting, which is located just 9 km from Iruppu Falls, your trip to the falls will never be complete. Being surrounded by the verdant Western Ghats, it is an extremely adrenaline-filled activity to add some extra zing to your trip.

  • Narimale forest camping

For nature enthusiasts who want to spend a few days in the lap of serene natural settings, camping at Narimale Forest is an exciting experience. You must first obtain authorization from the forest department for that.

  • Pilgrimage Tour

When visiting the falls while on a pilgrimage, stop by the Rameshwara Temple, which is located on the Lakshmana Tirtha River’s banks. During Shivaratri, a wonderful festival is organized that draws a lot of worshippers to the temple.

When to go to Iruppu Falls is best

You can go to Irupu Falls at any time of the year. Whenever you go, the falls will enchant you with their energizing beauty.

Plan your visit for the monsoon season or after the monsoon if you want to see it at its most beautiful. While the peak season is from September to December, most prevalent from August to January.

The Brahmagiri Hills are the route that leads to the falls, so visitors must purchase a ticket to enter the forest area. There is also ample room for parking. Even the journey through the forest is an experience. No traveler would want to miss the experience of crossing the lush vegetation while listening to the sounds of birds chirping and the river roaring.

Dining Options near Iruppu Falls:

Following a strenuous journey, you can chill out with the best food and other refreshments at some well-known restaurants close to Iruppu Falls:

  • Hotel Sapthagiri: Offering both vegetarian and non-vegetarian food, it is around 6 kilometers from the Iruppu Falls.
  • CafĂ© Robusta is roughly 6.5 km away.
  • South Indian cuisines (vegetarian and non-vegetarian) are offered at Safari Inn, which is around 22 km from Iruppu Falls.

In addition to being a well-liked scenic attraction, it is also a well-liked pilgrimage where followers come to atone for their sins. Several devotees visit the Lord Shiva temple to ask for blessings.

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