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      The Western ghats of Kerala are said to block clouds from crossing Kerala border, so that the lush and wild beauty of Kerala's dense forests are nurtured with enough rains. Thus, the forests become a worth beauty to behold. But, apart this, these wooded forests hide a range of cascading showers along it's stretch. To name a few would be Athirappilly waterfalls, Vazhachal falls, Palaruvi waterfalls, Thommankuth falls, Thusharagiri waterfalls and Thenpara falls. Apart from these, many small waterfalls are also found in Kerala which shows it's cascading beauties in monsoon.

Athirappilly Waterfalls
Athirapally Waterfalls (popularly known as "NIAGARA" of INDIA)
District : Thrissur
Location : About 75 kms from Cochin International Airport

      It is a 800 foot high waterfalls at the entrance of the Sholayar ranges and is a famous picnic spot . The falls are very popular with tourists. Athirappally is located 78 kms from Kochi, located at the entrance to Sholayar ranges.Affording to the onlookers, one of the most bewitching sights, Athirappally Falls is about 80ft. high and located in the forest area. Combined with the greenery, it infuses freshness into any tired soul. The Athirapally Falls join the Chalakkudy River after plummeting a drop of 80 feet


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Vazhachal Waterfalls
District : Thrissur
Location : About 75 kms from Cochin International Airport

      Vazhachal is a picturesque spot just a short drive from Athirapally and is adjacent to dense green forestland. Vazhachal is part of the Chalakkudy River. Both the waterfalls, their cool, misty waters cascading down in the backdrop of thick green forest and rocky terrain, are a scintillating experience to visitors


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Palaruvi (meaning 'Stream of Milk') Waterfalls
District : Kollam (Quilon)
Location : About 125 kms from Trivandrum International Airport

      Located at about 75 Kms away from Kollam on the Kollam-Shenkottai road near Aryankavu, is the Palaruvi waterfalls. There you can see ruins of ancient temples. The water is said to be medicated as it flows down from the forest and is said to be a preventive for many diseases.


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Thommankuth Waterfalls
District : Idukki
Location : About 75 kms from Cochin International Airport

      Thommankuth waterfalls is another marvellous wonder of the nature ,located in Idukki district . Nearest town is Thodupuzha ,which is 18 kms away from the Falls.


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Thusharagiri Waterfalls
District : Kozhikode (Calicut)
Location : About 225 kms from Cochin International Airport

      Snuggled cosily in the Western Ghats, are the gurgling waterfalls of Thusharagiri. Meaning the snow capped mountains; Thushargiri exhibits a unique kinship between the land and water. The three waterfalls on the backdrop of the Western Ghats provide an exhilarating and spellbinding sight to the visitor . The best roar of the waterfalls can be enjoyed from September to November. The waterfall with its gentle spray is sure to soothe every eye. The cascading waters of the waterfall slides past with surfy smiles. Two streams originating from the Western Ghats meet here to form the Chalippuzha River. The river diverges into three waterfalls creating a snowy spray, which gives the name, 'Thusharagiri'.


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Thenpara Waterfalls
District : Kozhikode (Calicut)
Location : About 240 kms from Cochin International Airport

      Thenpara falls from an altitude of 75 metres. Situated at Kodencherry in Kozhikode district, the plantation destination that abounds in rubber, arecanut, pepper, ginger and spices is also a trekker's delight.


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